The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised 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 Manager
Rank 6 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 24 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 17.99% 20.34% 21.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.32% 22.86% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 52
Average daily rate £396 £388 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £433 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.15 £36.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.97% +12.50%
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 105 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 93.12% 88.98% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 81 222
Average daily rate £350 £325 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Project Manager
West Yorkshire

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 31 (65.96%) Banking
2 25 (53.19%) Finance
3 20 (42.55%) Retail
4 19 (40.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (38.30%) Retail Banking
6 16 (34.04%) Project Management
7 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.77%) Change Management
9 4 (8.51%) Validation
9 4 (8.51%) Data Validation
9 4 (8.51%) Time Management
9 4 (8.51%) Analytics
10 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
10 3 (6.38%) Data Extraction
10 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (6.38%) Data Security
11 2 (4.26%) Back Office
11 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
11 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
11 2 (4.26%) ATM
11 2 (4.26%) German Language
11 2 (4.26%) Italian Language
11 2 (4.26%) Release Management
12 1 (2.13%) SAP Implementation
12 1 (2.13%) Test Management
12 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
12 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 31 (65.96%) Banking
2 25 (53.19%) Finance
3 20 (42.55%) Retail
4 18 (38.30%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Back Office
5 2 (4.26%) German Language
5 2 (4.26%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (34.04%) Project Management
3 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.77%) Change Management
5 4 (8.51%) Validation
5 4 (8.51%) Data Validation
5 4 (8.51%) Time Management
5 4 (8.51%) Analytics
6 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
6 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
6 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.38%) Data Security
7 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.26%) Release Management
8 1 (2.13%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (2.13%) Test Management
8 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.13%) Change Control
8 1 (2.13%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.13%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle
1 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
1 1 (2.13%) SAP
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago