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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 30 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 17.65% 17.07% 28.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.48% 18.06% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 29
Average daily rate
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£356 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £303 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £495 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-0.69% -4.76%
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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
154 155 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 90.59% 94.51% 92.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 128 78
Average daily rate £365 £365 £365
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £292 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+344.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 54 (72.97%) Finance
2 47 (63.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 47 (63.51%) Banking
3 46 (62.16%) Retail
4 38 (51.35%) Project Management
5 15 (20.27%) Retail Banking
6 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (12.16%) Migration
8 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.46%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
9 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.11%) Legal
10 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle
11 5 (6.76%) MS Project
11 5 (6.76%) SAP
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle General Ledger
11 5 (6.76%) Resource Management
11 5 (6.76%) General Ledger
12 4 (5.41%) Performance Management
12 4 (5.41%) ITIL
12 4 (5.41%) MS Office
12 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.41%) Line Management
12 4 (5.41%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (4.05%) Change Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Project
3 4 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
1 1 (1.35%) Network Security
General
1 54 (72.97%) Finance
2 47 (63.51%) Banking
3 46 (62.16%) Retail
4 15 (20.27%) Retail Banking
5 6 (8.11%) Legal
6 5 (6.76%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.70%) Marketing
7 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (4.05%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
1 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (63.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (51.35%) Project Management
3 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
4 9 (12.16%) Migration
5 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.76%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.41%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.41%) ITIL
9 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) Line Management
10 3 (4.05%) Change Management
10 3 (4.05%) Service Management
10 3 (4.05%) Mobile Commerce
10 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
10 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.05%) Project Planning
11 2 (2.70%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.70%) Cash Management
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.70%) APMP
3 2 (2.70%) CIMA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle
2 5 (6.76%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
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