The median contractor rate for a Senior 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.

Senior Project Manager - Infrastructure
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 629 612
Rank change year-on-year +34 -17  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Project Manager 19 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.037% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.039% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 21
Median daily rate £425 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £400 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £588 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  
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 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%  

Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Project Manager in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

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

Senior 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 Senior 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 18 £425 -15.00%
UK excluding London +68 16 £425 -15.00%
Midlands +16 5 £425 -15.00%
South East +15 4 £450 -12.19%
North of England +61 3 £364 -0.34%
London 0 3 £425 -15.00%
East of England - 2 - -
South West 0 1 £415 -4.59%
Scotland - 1 £450 -

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

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

1 23 (63.89%) Project Management
2 19 (52.78%) PRINCE2
3 13 (36.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (30.56%) PMI Certification
4 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (27.78%) Finance
5 10 (27.78%) PMP
6 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 7 (19.44%) Change Management
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) LAN
7 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
7 7 (19.44%) Programme Management
8 6 (16.67%) Quality Management
8 6 (16.67%) PMI
8 6 (16.67%) Resource Management
9 5 (13.89%) ITIL
9 5 (13.89%) Migration
10 4 (11.11%) Firewall
10 4 (11.11%) ITSM
10 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
10 4 (11.11%) Service Management
10 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) Dependency Management
10 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
11 3 (8.33%) IT Strategy
11 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
11 3 (8.33%) QA

Senior 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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) LAN
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (8.33%) VoIP
3 3 (8.33%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) Wireless
4 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.78%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) PMI
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Virtual Team
5 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Project Management
2 19 (52.78%) PRINCE2
3 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) Change Management
4 7 (19.44%) Programme Management
4 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
5 6 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 6 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) Migration
7 4 (11.11%) Dependency Management
7 4 (11.11%) ITSM
7 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (8.33%) IT Strategy
8 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
8 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (30.56%) PMI Certification
3 10 (27.78%) PMP
4 3 (8.33%) ISEB
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) WSUS
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Dell
2 2 (5.56%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
2 2 (5.56%) Veeam
3 1 (2.78%) NetApp
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter