The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Project Manager
UK
Rank 341 271 241
Rank change year-on-year -70 -30  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Project Manager 276 456 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.86% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.90% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 324 304
Median daily rate £425 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.29% +2.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £332 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £547 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £68.00 £43.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.13% -6.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.00 - £46.00

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 42950 50452 49894
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.19% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27813 32635 30138
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1582 1977
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Project Manager.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Project Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Project Manager
Top 30 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 24 March 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 -74 246 £425 -2.85% 15
London -25 100 £475 - 4
South East -48 32 £425 -5.55% 5
East of England -8 25 £418 +1.21% 1
Scotland +5 23 £425 +6.91%
City of London 0 22 £488 -0.51% 1
Yorkshire +13 20 £425 - 1
West Midlands 0 19 £413 +3.12%
South West -14 19 £390 -5.45% 1
North West +15 15 £413 +0.60% 2
Edinburgh +4 14 £425 +6.25%
West Yorkshire +12 11 £425 -4.76%
Bristol +2 11 £390 -5.45% 1
East Midlands -2 11 £419 +4.68% 1
Birmingham +3 10 £413 +8.55%
Glasgow +9 8 £400 +23.07%
Manchester +3 8 £405 +1.25% 2
Berkshire +13 7 £450 +5.88% 2
Leeds +7 7 £425 -
Northamptonshire +2 7 £425 +6.25% 1
Northampton +1 7 £425 +6.25% 1
Hampshire -1 7 £385 -20.00% 2
Staffordshire +6 6 £413 -1.78%
Wiltshire +3 6 £340 -20.00%
Tamworth +3 6 £413 +8.55%
Bedfordshire +3 6 £384 -26.90%
Suffolk 0 6 £450 +28.57%
Coventry - 6 £407 -
Sheffield +4 5 £475 +8.57% 1
Hertfordshire +3 5 £400 +14.28% 1

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 265 (50.77%) Project Management
2 183 (35.06%) PRINCE2
3 155 (29.69%) Finance
4 136 (26.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 129 (24.71%) Data Centre
6 91 (17.43%) Migration
7 74 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 57 (10.92%) Windows
10 51 (9.77%) ITIL
11 46 (8.81%) Banking
11 46 (8.81%) Supplier Management
12 44 (8.43%) Office 365
13 43 (8.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 42 (8.05%) Security Cleared
15 39 (7.47%) Risk Management
15 39 (7.47%) Change Management
16 38 (7.28%) MS Project
17 36 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 36 (6.90%) Retail
18 35 (6.70%) PMP
18 35 (6.70%) WAN
18 35 (6.70%) SC Cleared
19 34 (6.51%) VMware
20 30 (5.75%) Active Directory
21 28 (5.36%) Change Control
22 27 (5.17%) Waterfall
22 27 (5.17%) MS Excel
22 27 (5.17%) Firewall
23 26 (4.98%) Linux

Infrastructure Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 17 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (0.96%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.38%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.38%) IIS
4 2 (0.38%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 38 (7.28%) MS Project
2 27 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.83%) MS Office
4 9 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Exstream
1 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.43%) Office 365
2 18 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.96%) IaaS
5 4 (0.77%) SaaS
6 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.38%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.70%) WAN
2 27 (5.17%) Firewall
3 24 (4.60%) LAN
4 20 (3.83%) SAN
5 11 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (1.92%) MPLS
7 8 (1.53%) NAS
8 7 (1.34%) Internet
8 7 (1.34%) VPN
8 7 (1.34%) Wireless
9 6 (1.15%) Network Security
10 5 (0.96%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.57%) FTP
11 3 (0.57%) Skype
11 3 (0.57%) VoIP
12 2 (0.38%) Broadband
12 2 (0.38%) DHCP
12 2 (0.38%) PABX
12 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.53%) Big Data
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.38%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.19%) DB2
4 1 (0.19%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.19%) GIS
4 1 (0.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 155 (29.69%) Finance
2 46 (8.81%) Banking
3 36 (6.90%) Retail
4 13 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.30%) Legal
6 10 (1.92%) Law
7 7 (1.34%) Billing
7 7 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.15%) Advertising
8 6 (1.15%) Back Office
8 6 (1.15%) French Language
9 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.96%) Marketing
10 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Local Government
11 2 (0.38%) Automotive
11 2 (0.38%) Front Office
11 2 (0.38%) Turkish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.34%) Middleware
2 6 (1.15%) Web Services
3 3 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 129 (24.71%) Data Centre
2 11 (2.11%) PMI
3 10 (1.92%) FMCG
4 9 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.53%) Mainframe
5 8 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.15%) CCTV
6 6 (1.15%) Private Cloud
6 6 (1.15%) Virtual Team
7 4 (0.77%) NHS
8 3 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.57%) FlexPod
8 3 (0.57%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.57%) User Experience
9 2 (0.38%) Digital Signage
9 2 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.38%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.38%) Fintech
9 2 (0.38%) iSeries
9 2 (0.38%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.92%) Windows
2 26 (4.98%) Linux
3 15 (2.87%) Unix
4 14 (2.68%) Windows 10
4 14 (2.68%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.72%) AIX
6 5 (0.96%) Solaris
6 5 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) SUSE
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (50.77%) Project Management
2 183 (35.06%) PRINCE2
3 136 (26.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (17.43%) Migration
5 74 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (9.77%) ITIL
7 46 (8.81%) Supplier Management
8 39 (7.47%) Change Management
8 39 (7.47%) Risk Management
9 28 (5.36%) Change Control
10 27 (5.17%) Waterfall
11 24 (4.60%) Project Planning
12 23 (4.41%) Project Governance
13 18 (3.45%) Matrix Organization
14 16 (3.07%) Scrum
15 14 (2.68%) Asset Management
15 14 (2.68%) PRINCE
16 13 (2.49%) Service Management
16 13 (2.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 12 (2.30%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.68%) SQL
2 6 (1.15%) C
3 5 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (8.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 42 (8.05%) Security Cleared
3 36 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 35 (6.70%) PMP
4 35 (6.70%) SC Cleared
5 25 (4.79%) PMI Certification
6 24 (4.60%) Degree
7 11 (2.11%) APMP
8 10 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.34%) ISEB
10 4 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.38%) CCNA
13 1 (0.19%) CAPM
13 1 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.19%) MCSE
13 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.26%) PMO
2 13 (2.49%) QA
3 5 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.96%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.57%) GDPR
4 3 (0.57%) SLA
5 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 30 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
5 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.30%) SCCM
2 2 (0.38%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.38%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.19%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 58 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.51%) VMware
3 24 (4.60%) Cisco
3 24 (4.60%) Citrix
4 22 (4.21%) Oracle
5 14 (2.68%) HP
6 6 (1.15%) SAP
6 6 (1.15%) ServiceNow
7 5 (0.96%) BMC
8 4 (0.77%) BT
8 4 (0.77%) EMC
8 4 (0.77%) F5
8 4 (0.77%) NetApp
8 4 (0.77%) Remedy
9 3 (0.57%) Avaya
9 3 (0.57%) Blue Coat
9 3 (0.57%) IBM
9 3 (0.57%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.38%) 3PAR
10 2 (0.38%) OpenLink
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