The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 9 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 18 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 11.94% 18.95% 27.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.94% 19.15% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 39
Median daily rate £328 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.86% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £241 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £415 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -21.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 94 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 100.00% 98.95% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 81 132
Median daily rate £388 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Halifax region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 across the Halifax region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Finance
1 14 (77.78%) Banking
2 11 (61.11%) Retail
2 11 (61.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (55.56%) Project Management
4 8 (44.44%) Retail Banking
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) APMP
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Security
8 1 (5.56%) C#
8 1 (5.56%) .NET
8 1 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) SAS
8 1 (5.56%) VMS
8 1 (5.56%) ISEB
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.56%) PMP
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.56%) Legal
8 1 (5.56%) Migration

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Business One
General
1 14 (77.78%) Banking
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Retail
3 8 (44.44%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Security
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) APMP
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) SAP