The median contractor rate for an IT Infrastructure Project Manager was £400 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.

IT Infrastructure Project Manager
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 610 604
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Project Manager 26 39 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.073% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.077% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 27
UK median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
10th Percentile £300 £358 £313
90th Percentile £523 £520 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £475 £395
% change year-on-year -21.05% +20.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 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
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £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
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Infrastructure Project Manager in the UK

IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

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

IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Infrastructure Project Manager in the UK

IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT 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 +15 24 £400 -11.11%
UK excluding London +54 14 £375 -21.05% 1
London +3 12 £450 -
East of England -5 5 £300 -29.41%
North of England +57 4 £400 -8.57%
South West +1 2 £406 +10.54%
Scotland +34 1 - - 1
Midlands +13 1 £380 +1.33%
Wales - 1 £310 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT 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 IT Infrastructure Project Manager in the job title.

1 28 (50.00%) Project Management
2 19 (33.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (32.14%) PRINCE2
4 17 (30.36%) Finance
5 15 (26.79%) Data Centre
6 11 (19.64%) Migration
7 9 (16.07%) WAN
8 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.50%) Windows
9 7 (12.50%) LAN
10 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
10 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
11 5 (8.93%) Project Planning
11 5 (8.93%) Citrix
11 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
12 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (7.14%) Change Control
12 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
12 4 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
12 4 (7.14%) PMO
12 4 (7.14%) Change Management
12 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
12 4 (7.14%) Banking
13 3 (5.36%) Retail
13 3 (5.36%) Information Security

IT 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 1 (1.79%) IIS
1 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) WAN
2 7 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (5.36%) SAN
4 2 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) Intranet
5 1 (1.79%) NAS
5 1 (1.79%) PBX
5 1 (1.79%) Skype
5 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Military
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) CCTV
2 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.57%) FMCG
2 2 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Fintech
3 1 (1.79%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Project Management
2 19 (33.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (32.14%) PRINCE2
4 11 (19.64%) Migration
5 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.93%) Project Planning
8 4 (7.14%) Change Control
8 4 (7.14%) Change Management
8 4 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.36%) Information Security
9 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.57%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.57%) Facilities Management
10 2 (3.57%) Logistics
10 2 (3.57%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.57%) PMP
6 1 (1.79%) APMP
6 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.79%) MCSE
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) PMO
2 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.79%) MOM
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Citrix
3 3 (5.36%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Avaya
5 1 (1.79%) Cadence
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) NetApp
5 1 (1.79%) Novell
5 1 (1.79%) SAP