The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 364 328 243
Rank change year-on-year -36 -85  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 263 365 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.68% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.72% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 274 339
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £36.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 50928 53153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.82% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98440 117183 122955
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4470 5127 7601
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Project Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Project Manager
Top 10 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 248 £425 - 14
UK excluding London -1 162 £413 -1.78% 12
London -17 101 £450 -3.22% 3
South East -8 44 £413 -7.04% 4
North of England +38 39 £413 +2.99% 1
Midlands +19 38 £421 +1.50% 4
East of England -20 18 £356 -9.52% 1
Scotland +13 13 £450 +32.35% 1
South West -3 8 £388 -0.32% 1
Wales -4 2 £293 -37.43%

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Infrastructure Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 269 (50.37%) Project Management
2 180 (33.71%) PRINCE2
3 152 (28.46%) Finance
4 131 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (21.35%) Data Centre
6 104 (19.48%) Migration
7 70 (13.11%) Microsoft
8 65 (12.17%) ITIL
9 61 (11.42%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (10.67%) WAN
11 56 (10.49%) Windows
12 54 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 48 (8.99%) LAN
14 45 (8.43%) Risk Management
15 44 (8.24%) Microsoft Project
15 44 (8.24%) Office 365
16 43 (8.05%) Banking
16 43 (8.05%) Supplier Management
17 42 (7.87%) Change Management
18 39 (7.30%) Security Cleared
19 37 (6.93%) Retail
20 35 (6.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 33 (6.18%) Active Directory
22 32 (5.99%) PMI Certification
23 31 (5.81%) SC Cleared
24 30 (5.62%) Citrix
24 30 (5.62%) VMware
25 29 (5.43%) PMP
26 24 (4.49%) Change Control
27 23 (4.31%) Project Governance

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.50%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.31%) IIS
4 5 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.19%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 44 (8.24%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) iTrent
1 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.19%) Exstream
2 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.19%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.24%) Office 365
2 19 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.87%) IaaS
5 4 (0.75%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.37%) PaaS
7 2 (0.37%) SaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 57 (10.67%) WAN
2 48 (8.99%) LAN
3 19 (3.56%) Firewall
4 18 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (3.00%) SAN
5 16 (3.00%) VoIP
6 13 (2.43%) Internet
7 12 (2.25%) Wireless
8 8 (1.50%) NAS
9 7 (1.31%) Intranet
9 7 (1.31%) Skype
9 7 (1.31%) VPN
10 6 (1.12%) DNS
11 5 (0.94%) DHCP
11 5 (0.94%) MPLS
11 5 (0.94%) Network Security
11 5 (0.94%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.56%) FTP
12 3 (0.56%) IP Telephony
12 3 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.37%) MS Access
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.37%) SAP HANA
2 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.19%) DB2
3 1 (0.19%) GIS
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.19%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 152 (28.46%) Finance
2 43 (8.05%) Banking
3 37 (6.93%) Retail
4 11 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.87%) Law
6 9 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.69%) Legal
7 8 (1.50%) Back Office
8 7 (1.31%) Advertising
9 5 (0.94%) French Language
9 5 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.56%) Marketing
11 2 (0.37%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
11 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.37%) Turkish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
12 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.12%) Middleware
2 4 (0.75%) Web Services
3 3 (0.56%) .NET
4 2 (0.37%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.37%) HTML
4 2 (0.37%) jQuery
4 2 (0.37%) XML
5 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.19%) OAuth
5 1 (0.19%) SAML
5 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 114 (21.35%) Data Centre
2 16 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (2.81%) PMI
4 11 (2.06%) CCTV
5 10 (1.87%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.31%) FMCG
7 6 (1.12%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.12%) IVR
7 6 (1.12%) Private Cloud
8 5 (0.94%) Clustering
9 4 (0.75%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.56%) EPoS
10 3 (0.56%) Fintech
10 3 (0.56%) Robotics
11 2 (0.37%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.37%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.37%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.49%) Windows
2 23 (4.31%) Windows 10
3 16 (3.00%) Unix
4 14 (2.62%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.25%) Linux
6 8 (1.50%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.12%) AIX
7 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (50.37%) Project Management
2 180 (33.71%) PRINCE2
3 131 (24.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 104 (19.48%) Migration
5 65 (12.17%) ITIL
6 61 (11.42%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (8.43%) Risk Management
8 43 (8.05%) Supplier Management
9 42 (7.87%) Change Management
10 24 (4.49%) Change Control
11 23 (4.31%) Project Governance
12 22 (4.12%) Project Planning
13 20 (3.75%) Matrix Management
13 20 (3.75%) PRINCE
14 19 (3.56%) Data Migration
15 18 (3.37%) Matrix Organization
15 18 (3.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 17 (3.18%) Waterfall
17 16 (3.00%) Resource Management
18 12 (2.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.81%) SQL
2 6 (1.12%) Java
3 4 (0.75%) C
4 2 (0.37%) C#
4 2 (0.37%) Delphi
4 2 (0.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 39 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 35 (6.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 32 (5.99%) PMI Certification
5 31 (5.81%) SC Cleared
6 29 (5.43%) PMP
7 20 (3.75%) Degree
8 10 (1.87%) APMP
9 8 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.75%) ISEB
12 3 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.56%) CCNP
12 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.37%) CCNA
14 1 (0.19%) CAPM
14 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.19%) CWAP
14 1 (0.19%) MCSE
14 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.37%) PMO
2 13 (2.43%) QA
3 5 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.56%) GDPR
4 3 (0.56%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.19%) MiFID
5 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 33 (6.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (2.43%) SCCM
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.37%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.37%) MOM
3 2 (0.37%) WSUS
4 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.19%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.62%) Citrix
2 30 (5.62%) VMware
3 21 (3.93%) Cisco
4 17 (3.18%) Oracle
5 8 (1.50%) HP
6 7 (1.31%) EMC
7 5 (0.94%) NetApp
7 5 (0.94%) SAP
8 4 (0.75%) Avaya
8 4 (0.75%) BMC
8 4 (0.75%) IBM
8 4 (0.75%) Remedy
8 4 (0.75%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.56%) BT
10 2 (0.37%) Dell
10 2 (0.37%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.37%) McAfee
10 2 (0.37%) SonicWALL
10 2 (0.37%) Veeam
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