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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 20 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.81% 18.02% 16.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.04% 19.62% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 23
Median daily rate £370 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £259 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £459 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
Project Manager
West Yorkshire

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
133 158 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 98.52% 91.86% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 115 127
Median daily rate £400 £365 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £269 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £465 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +344.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Project Management
3 17 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (28.57%) Banking
5 7 (20.00%) Retail
5 7 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Retail Banking
7 4 (11.43%) Project Governance
7 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
7 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.57%) Infor
8 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
8 3 (8.57%) Movex
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 3 (8.57%) Infor M3
9 2 (5.71%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (5.71%) Change Control
9 2 (5.71%) APMP
9 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Unix
9 2 (5.71%) SAP
9 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
10 1 (2.86%) Quality Management

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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Infor M3
1 3 (8.57%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) IDMS
General
1 28 (80.00%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Retail
4 5 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
1 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Project Management
2 17 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 4 (11.43%) ERP
4 4 (11.43%) Project Governance
4 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.57%) SDLC
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Change Control
6 2 (5.71%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Infor
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) F5
3 1 (2.86%) IBM