The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 17 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 93 83 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.93% 10.85% 7.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.49% 11.43% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 44 37
Average daily rate £390 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £443 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1096 726 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.44% 94.90% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 372 462
Average daily rate £350 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.70 £40.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Project Manager
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 94 (54.34%) Project Management
2 75 (43.35%) PRINCE2
3 71 (41.04%) Finance
4 69 (39.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (12.14%) Scrum
7 19 (10.98%) Retail
8 17 (9.83%) Waterfall
9 16 (9.25%) Supplier Management
10 15 (8.67%) Migration
11 14 (8.09%) MS Project
11 14 (8.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (7.51%) Banking
13 11 (6.36%) Microsoft
13 11 (6.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (5.78%) PRINCE
15 9 (5.20%) SAP
15 9 (5.20%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.20%) Change Management
16 8 (4.62%) Risk Management
16 8 (4.62%) CRM
16 8 (4.62%) JD Edwards
16 8 (4.62%) Software Engineering
16 8 (4.62%) Project Planning
16 8 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (4.05%) Smart Meter
17 7 (4.05%) Agile Project Management
17 7 (4.05%) .NET
17 7 (4.05%) TDD
18 6 (3.47%) MS Office

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (1.16%) CMS
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.58%) SAS
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) MS Project
2 6 (3.47%) MS Office
3 4 (2.31%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Aligne
2 2 (1.16%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (1.16%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) WAN
1 3 (1.73%) LAN
2 1 (0.58%) NAS
2 1 (0.58%) SAN
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.58%) Spotfire
2 1 (0.58%) DataStage
2 1 (0.58%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.16%) JIRA
3 1 (0.58%) Ant
General
1 71 (41.04%) Finance
2 19 (10.98%) Retail
3 13 (7.51%) Banking
4 3 (1.73%) Games
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.58%) Hungarian Language
6 1 (0.58%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.58%) Romanian Language
6 1 (0.58%) Slovak Language
6 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Local Government
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.05%) .NET
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.58%) Middleware
2 1 (0.58%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.05%) Smart Meter
3 6 (3.47%) NHS
4 2 (1.16%) IVR
4 2 (1.16%) PMI
4 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.58%) Statistics
5 1 (0.58%) iSeries
5 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.58%) Equities
5 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.47%) Windows
2 5 (2.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.16%) Linux
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (54.34%) Project Management
2 75 (43.35%) PRINCE2
3 69 (39.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (12.14%) Scrum
6 17 (9.83%) Waterfall
7 16 (9.25%) Supplier Management
8 15 (8.67%) Migration
9 10 (5.78%) PRINCE
10 9 (5.20%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.20%) Change Management
11 8 (4.62%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.62%) CRM
11 8 (4.62%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.62%) Project Planning
12 7 (4.05%) Agile Project Management
12 7 (4.05%) TDD
13 6 (3.47%) ITIL
13 6 (3.47%) Change Control
13 6 (3.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.16%) C#
1 2 (1.16%) Java
1 2 (1.16%) SQL
2 1 (0.58%) VB
2 1 (0.58%) PHP
2 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (6.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (3.47%) Degree
4 4 (2.31%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PMP
6 1 (0.58%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) SLA
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (6.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.20%) SAP
3 8 (4.62%) JD Edwards
4 5 (2.89%) SunGard
4 5 (2.89%) Oracle
5 4 (2.31%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.73%) VMware
7 2 (1.16%) Kronos
7 2 (1.16%) Cisco
8 1 (0.58%) Verint
8 1 (0.58%) Cognos
8 1 (0.58%) Siebel
8 1 (0.58%) AppSense
8 1 (0.58%) Teradata
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