The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Rank 32 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 55 79 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.93% 5.54% 6.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 5.84% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 57 54
Median daily rate £410 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £290 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £531 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-32.89% +1.33%

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
1063 1353 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.25% 94.95% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 910 746
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.46 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 17 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 62 (54.87%) Project Management
2 46 (40.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (30.97%) Finance
4 28 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (23.89%) PRINCE2
6 18 (15.93%) Migration
7 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
7 13 (11.50%) Retail
8 10 (8.85%) Banking
9 9 (7.96%) CRM
9 9 (7.96%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.96%) Data Centre
10 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (7.08%) SAP
10 8 (7.08%) Scrum
10 8 (7.08%) Legal
11 7 (6.19%) Supplier Management
11 7 (6.19%) ERP
11 7 (6.19%) Firewall
11 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.31%) Change Management
12 6 (5.31%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.31%) Law
12 6 (5.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (4.42%) Line Management
13 5 (4.42%) Games
13 5 (4.42%) Business Analysis
13 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
13 5 (4.42%) MS Office
13 5 (4.42%) E-Commerce

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.77%) SAS
2 2 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.42%) MS Office
2 4 (3.54%) MS Project
3 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.65%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.88%) Primavera
3 1 (0.88%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) Firewall
2 4 (3.54%) MPLS
3 3 (2.65%) LAN
3 3 (2.65%) VLAN
3 3 (2.65%) VPN
3 3 (2.65%) WAN
4 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.77%) Wireless
5 1 (0.88%) Intranet
5 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.88%) Network Security
5 1 (0.88%) VoIP
5 1 (0.88%) VPLS
5 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.65%) MS Access
2 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) Big Data
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 35 (30.97%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Retail
3 10 (8.85%) Banking
4 8 (7.08%) Legal
5 6 (5.31%) Law
6 5 (4.42%) Games
7 4 (3.54%) Advertising
7 4 (3.54%) Marketing
8 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.88%) Automotive
9 1 (0.88%) Back Office
9 1 (0.88%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.65%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.77%) PMI
4 2 (1.77%) User Experience
4 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.88%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.88%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.65%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.87%) Project Management
2 46 (40.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.89%) PRINCE2
5 18 (15.93%) Migration
6 9 (7.96%) CRM
6 9 (7.96%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.08%) Scrum
8 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.19%) ERP
8 7 (6.19%) Supplier Management
9 6 (5.31%) Change Management
9 6 (5.31%) Risk Management
9 6 (5.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.42%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.42%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.42%) Line Management
11 4 (3.54%) Business Transformation
11 4 (3.54%) ITIL
11 4 (3.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.77%) C
2 1 (0.88%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.77%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.77%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Basel II
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) SAP
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle
4 2 (1.77%) BT
4 2 (1.77%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) F5
5 1 (0.88%) Platfora
5 1 (0.88%) Qualys
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