Period
to 2 June 2020

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £455 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Project Manager
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 219 295 263
Rank change year-on-year +76 -32 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 14 70 112
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.48% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.51% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 47 73
Median daily rate £455 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £379 £358 £358
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £468 £468 £450
% change year-on-year - +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.42 £23.00
% change year-on-year +18.97% +27.91% -48.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 6,505 13,852 15,936
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.70% 94.90% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,812 8,285 9,394
Median daily rate £443 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.61% +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £213 £257 £256
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 604 643
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £18.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +24.24% +3.49%
10th Percentile £12.40 £11.17 £10.58
90th Percentile £50.10 £53.75 £51.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +10.26% +4.28% -0.27%

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +44 6 £460 -3.16% 5
Buckinghamshire +35 4 £460 +16.46% 5
Hampshire +47 3 £404 +2.22%
Kent +27 3 £444 -29.00%
Berkshire +39 2 £525 +10.53%
East Sussex +29 2 £500 -4.76%
Infrastructure Project Manager
England

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, Infrastructure Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Softphone
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) DTS
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Azure
6 1 (7.14%) APMP

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
1 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
2 1 (7.14%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Softphone
2 1 (7.14%) 4G
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DTS
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Transition
6 1 (7.14%) Logistics
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) Presales
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) APMP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ECDL
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft