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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 35 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 53 84 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.67% 5.20% 5.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 5.54% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 62 40
Median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -36.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £37.05 £41.13
% change year-on-year
-15.65% -9.90%
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
1076 1516 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.89% 93.87% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 1011 755
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 33
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016, 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 59 (50.00%) Project Management
2 48 (40.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (33.90%) Finance
4 37 (31.36%) PRINCE2
5 35 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (16.10%) Migration
6 19 (16.10%) Retail
7 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
8 12 (10.17%) Banking
9 10 (8.47%) Business Analysis
10 9 (7.63%) Change Management
10 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.63%) ERP
10 9 (7.63%) SAP
10 9 (7.63%) CRM
10 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
11 8 (6.78%) Waterfall
12 7 (5.93%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.93%) Law
12 7 (5.93%) Supplier Management
13 6 (5.08%) Firewall
13 6 (5.08%) ITIL
14 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
14 5 (4.24%) MS Project
14 5 (4.24%) MS Office
14 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (4.24%) Middleware
14 5 (4.24%) Scrum
14 5 (4.24%) SAP ERP

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 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.24%) MS Office
1 5 (4.24%) MS Project
2 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) SAP ERP
2 4 (3.39%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.85%) Primavera
3 1 (0.85%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) Firewall
2 3 (2.54%) LAN
2 3 (2.54%) MPLS
2 3 (2.54%) VLAN
2 3 (2.54%) WAN
3 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.69%) VPN
3 2 (1.69%) Wireless
4 1 (0.85%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.85%) Network Security
4 1 (0.85%) VoIP
4 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.54%) MS Access
2 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 40 (33.90%) Finance
2 19 (16.10%) Retail
3 12 (10.17%) Banking
4 7 (5.93%) Law
5 4 (3.39%) Advertising
5 4 (3.39%) Games
5 4 (3.39%) Marketing
6 3 (2.54%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.69%) Legal
7 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.85%) Automotive
8 1 (0.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.54%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) PMI
4 2 (1.69%) User Experience
4 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.85%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.39%) Windows
2 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (50.00%) Project Management
2 48 (40.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (31.36%) PRINCE2
4 35 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.10%) Migration
6 10 (8.47%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.63%) Change Management
7 9 (7.63%) CRM
7 9 (7.63%) ERP
8 8 (6.78%) Waterfall
9 7 (5.93%) Risk Management
9 7 (5.93%) Supplier Management
10 6 (5.08%) ITIL
11 5 (4.24%) Line Management
11 5 (4.24%) Scrum
12 4 (3.39%) Business Transformation
12 4 (3.39%) Information Security
12 4 (3.39%) Time Management
13 3 (2.54%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.69%) C
2 1 (0.85%) COBOL
2 1 (0.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.69%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) CISMP
3 1 (0.85%) MAPM
3 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.85%) PMP
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.69%) QA
1 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.85%) Basel II
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.63%) SAP
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle
4 1 (0.85%) Blue Coat
4 1 (0.85%) BT
4 1 (0.85%) Citrix
4 1 (0.85%) F5
4 1 (0.85%) Qualys
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