The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 9 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 22 23 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 11.64% 19.49% 18.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.60% 23.96% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 43
Average daily rate £320 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.52% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £414 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +2.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +23.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 96 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 74.60% 81.36% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 74 187
Average daily rate £350 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Project Management
West Yorkshire

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Halifax region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 20 (51.28%) Banking
3 18 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
4 11 (28.21%) Change Management
5 8 (20.51%) Change Control
6 7 (17.95%) Resource Management
6 7 (17.95%) Retail
7 6 (15.38%) Retail Banking
8 5 (12.82%) QA
8 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
9 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
9 4 (10.26%) .NET
9 4 (10.26%) Release Management
9 4 (10.26%) Time Management
10 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (7.69%) MS Project
10 3 (7.69%) ITIL
10 3 (7.69%) SLA
10 3 (7.69%) ATM
10 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
10 3 (7.69%) Service Management
10 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.13%) Firewall
11 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
11 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
11 2 (5.13%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (5.13%) Cisco
11 2 (5.13%) Business Objects

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) ATM
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.56%) FWSM
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 20 (51.28%) Banking
3 7 (17.95%) Retail
4 6 (15.38%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Project Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Contracts Manager
3 4 (10.26%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) PMO Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Workstream Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
2 11 (28.21%) Change Management
3 8 (20.51%) Change Control
4 7 (17.95%) Resource Management
5 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.26%) Supplier Management
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
6 4 (10.26%) Time Management
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.69%) Service Management
7 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.13%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) MiFID
3 1 (2.56%) EMIR
3 1 (2.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco
1 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.56%) Juniper
2 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) SAP
Halifax
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