The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 23 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 103 71 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.56% 6.33% 9.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 6.81% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 58 46
Average daily rate
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£380 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £458 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.03% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1442 1043 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.85% 93.04% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 731 421
Average daily rate £350 £325 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 27
Average hourly rate £13.30 £13.35 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% -16.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £12.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £17.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Leeds region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Leeds region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 92 (55.42%) Project Management
2 65 (39.16%) PRINCE2
3 58 (34.94%) Finance
4 57 (34.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (13.25%) Banking
7 17 (10.24%) NHS
8 16 (9.64%) ITIL
9 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (7.83%) Retail
10 13 (7.83%) Scrum
11 12 (7.23%) Software Delivery
11 12 (7.23%) Data Centre
12 11 (6.63%) Migration
12 11 (6.63%) SAP
13 10 (6.02%) SAS
13 10 (6.02%) Waterfall
14 9 (5.42%) Programme Management
15 8 (4.82%) Change Management
15 8 (4.82%) Business Transformation
15 8 (4.82%) SDLC
16 7 (4.22%) Matrix Management
16 7 (4.22%) Supplier Management
16 7 (4.22%) Law
16 7 (4.22%) Oracle
17 6 (3.61%) MS Project
17 6 (3.61%) PHP
17 6 (3.61%) E-Commerce
17 6 (3.61%) Business Intelligence

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (6.02%) SAS
2 6 (3.61%) Lync
3 4 (2.41%) CMS
4 2 (1.20%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.60%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.61%) MS Project
2 3 (1.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.20%) MS Office
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) SAP MII
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.60%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.60%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) DMZ
2 3 (1.81%) Internet
2 3 (1.81%) Firewall
2 3 (1.81%) WAN
3 2 (1.20%) SAN
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) Intranet
3 2 (1.20%) NAS
4 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.60%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.81%) DataStage
3 2 (1.20%) MySQL
3 2 (1.20%) Informix
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
General
1 58 (34.94%) Finance
2 22 (13.25%) Banking
3 13 (7.83%) Retail
4 7 (4.22%) Law
5 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.01%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.41%) Legal
8 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.20%) Games
8 2 (1.20%) Local Government
9 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.41%) HTML
1 4 (2.41%) CSS
1 4 (2.41%) XML
2 3 (1.81%) Velocity
3 2 (1.20%) .NET
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.24%) NHS
2 12 (7.23%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.20%) Wiki
4 2 (1.20%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.20%) IBM XIV
4 2 (1.20%) User Experience
4 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.60%) Handset
5 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.60%) VLE
5 1 (0.60%) IVR
5 1 (0.60%) Tandem
5 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.60%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.81%) Windows
2 2 (1.20%) Linux
3 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (55.42%) Project Management
2 65 (39.16%) PRINCE2
3 57 (34.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.64%) ITIL
6 13 (7.83%) Scrum
7 12 (7.23%) Software Delivery
8 11 (6.63%) Migration
9 10 (6.02%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.42%) Programme Management
11 8 (4.82%) Change Management
11 8 (4.82%) SDLC
11 8 (4.82%) Business Transformation
12 7 (4.22%) Matrix Management
12 7 (4.22%) Supplier Management
13 6 (3.61%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.61%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (3.01%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.61%) PHP
2 5 (3.01%) Java
3 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.41%) SQL
4 1 (0.60%) C
4 1 (0.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (2.41%) Degree
3 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.20%) CCNP
3 2 (1.20%) CCNA
3 2 (1.20%) PMP
3 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.60%) CIPD
4 1 (0.60%) ISEB
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) SLA
1 1 (0.60%) QA
1 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 11 (6.63%) SAP
2 7 (4.22%) Oracle
3 4 (2.41%) Business Objects
3 4 (2.41%) VMware
4 3 (1.81%) IBM
4 3 (1.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.81%) HP
5 2 (1.20%) Cisco
5 2 (1.20%) Wonderware
5 2 (1.20%) Netezza
5 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.20%) F5
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Remedy
6 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.60%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.60%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.60%) Avaya
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