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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 6 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 45 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 18.27% 29.80% 10.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.45% 31.25% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 42 12
Average daily rate £356 £396 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £288 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £415 £401
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
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
103 144 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 99.04% 95.36% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 130 107
Average daily rate £342 £396 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 38 (92.68%) Finance
2 26 (63.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (58.54%) Project Management
4 23 (56.10%) Banking
5 15 (36.59%) Retail
6 10 (24.39%) Retail Banking
7 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
8 7 (17.07%) Migration
9 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
10 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
11 3 (7.32%) Change Control
11 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
11 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
11 3 (7.32%) MS Project
11 3 (7.32%) SAP
12 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
12 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
12 2 (4.88%) APMP
12 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
12 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
13 1 (2.44%) FINREP
13 1 (2.44%) Line Management
13 1 (2.44%) WebEx
13 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
13 1 (2.44%) SDLC
13 1 (2.44%) Target Operating Model

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.44%) IDMS
General
1 38 (92.68%) Finance
2 23 (56.10%) Banking
3 15 (36.59%) Retail
4 10 (24.39%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
1 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (58.54%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.07%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
5 4 (9.76%) Project Governance
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.44%) Change Management
8 1 (2.44%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.44%) Validation
8 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) FINREP
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) SAP