The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 7 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 26 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 20.31% 14.71% 15.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.03% 15.82% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 22
Average daily rate
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£371 £396 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £340 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 £39.65 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +22.00%
Project Manager
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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
118 158 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 92.19% 92.94% 97.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 126 121
Average daily rate £415 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +81.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (64.58%) Finance
1 31 (64.58%) Retail
2 30 (62.50%) Banking
3 26 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (52.08%) Project Management
5 11 (22.92%) Retail Banking
6 8 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 8 (16.67%) Change Management
7 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.50%) Change Control
8 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) MS Project
10 4 (8.33%) MS Office
10 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.33%) Migration
10 4 (8.33%) APMP
11 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.25%) PMP
11 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
11 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
12 2 (4.17%) Legal
12 2 (4.17%) Validation
12 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
13 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (2.08%) Business Transformation
13 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
13 1 (2.08%) Data Validation
13 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Project
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) OLTP
General
1 31 (64.58%) Finance
1 31 (64.58%) Retail
2 30 (62.50%) Banking
3 11 (22.92%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (52.08%) Project Management
3 8 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 8 (16.67%) Change Management
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.50%) Change Control
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
9 2 (4.17%) Validation
10 1 (2.08%) Business Transformation
10 1 (2.08%) Data Validation
10 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.08%) Data Security
10 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) APMP
2 3 (6.25%) PMP
2 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
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