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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 6 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 36 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 22.64% 12.64% 20.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.84% 13.41% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 33
Average daily rate
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£356 £396 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £396 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £29.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +2.58%
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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
151 164 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 94.97% 94.25% 92.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 139 115
Average daily rate £375 £425 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £478 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 52 (81.25%) Finance
2 51 (79.69%) Banking
3 38 (59.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (56.25%) Retail
5 30 (46.88%) Project Management
6 12 (18.75%) Retail Banking
6 12 (18.75%) Migration
7 7 (10.94%) MS Project
8 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.38%) Change Control
9 5 (7.81%) Data Migration
9 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
9 5 (7.81%) Law
10 4 (6.25%) Project Planning
10 4 (6.25%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.25%) ITIL
10 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.25%) Performance Management
11 3 (4.69%) APMP
11 3 (4.69%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (4.69%) Change Management
11 3 (4.69%) Service Management
11 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
11 3 (4.69%) Legal
12 2 (3.13%) Programme Management
12 2 (3.13%) Mobile Commerce

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Project
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
General
1 52 (81.25%) Finance
2 51 (79.69%) Banking
3 36 (56.25%) Retail
4 12 (18.75%) Retail Banking
5 5 (7.81%) Law
6 3 (4.69%) Legal
7 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.56%) Publishing
8 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.69%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (59.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (46.88%) Project Management
3 12 (18.75%) Migration
4 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 6 (9.38%) Change Control
5 5 (7.81%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 4 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.25%) ITIL
6 4 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.69%) Change Management
7 3 (4.69%) Service Management
8 2 (3.13%) ETL
8 2 (3.13%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (3.13%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.13%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.56%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.56%) Procure-to-pay
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.69%) APMP
Vendors
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
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