The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Services Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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.

Project Manager - Infrastructure Services
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 629 627
Rank change year-on-year +33 -2  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Services Project Manager 6 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.026% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.027% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 4
Median daily rate £425 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £362 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £390
% change year-on-year -8.82% +8.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
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 £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
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 £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Infrastructure Services Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Services Project Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Services Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Services Project Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Services Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Services Project Manager over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Services Project Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Services 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 Services Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +25 5 £425 -10.52%
London +1 3 £488 -2.50%
Scotland +38 1 - -
Yorkshire +26 1 £388 +9.15%
West Yorkshire +22 1 £388 +9.15%
Edinburgh +15 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £388 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Infrastructure Services 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 Services Project Manager in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) Change Control
6 4 (20.00%) Dependency Management
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (15.00%) ITSM
7 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (10.00%) Logistics
8 2 (10.00%) IVR
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Banking
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) SLA
8 2 (10.00%) BMC
8 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
9 1 (5.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) People Management
9 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
9 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

Infrastructure Services 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) AIX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Change Control
5 4 (20.00%) Change Management
5 4 (20.00%) Dependency Management
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) ITSM
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Logistics
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) People Management
8 1 (5.00%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) BMC
1 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Intel