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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 26 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 70 82 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.46% 8.62% 7.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.04% 9.09% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 57 32
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.15 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +20.46%
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
995 902 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.79% 94.85% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 554 394
Average daily rate £375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 44
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.10 £9.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £27.00 £112.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 71 (52.59%) Project Management
2 59 (43.70%) PRINCE2
3 52 (38.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (34.07%) Finance
5 43 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (17.04%) Supplier Management
7 19 (14.07%) Waterfall
8 18 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (12.59%) Retail
10 12 (8.89%) Migration
11 11 (8.15%) Change Management
11 11 (8.15%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.41%) ITIL
13 9 (6.67%) Scrum
14 8 (5.93%) SQL
15 7 (5.19%) Service Management
15 7 (5.19%) Banking
16 6 (4.44%) QA
16 6 (4.44%) Service Delivery
16 6 (4.44%) Risk Management
16 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (4.44%) PRINCE
16 6 (4.44%) .NET
16 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (4.44%) MS Project
17 5 (3.70%) PMP
17 5 (3.70%) Programme Management
17 5 (3.70%) Change Control
18 4 (2.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 4 (2.96%) APMP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.74%) CMS
1 1 (0.74%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) MS Project
2 3 (2.22%) MS Office
2 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.48%) InDesign
3 2 (1.48%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.48%) Niku Workbench
3 2 (1.48%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Maximo
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.74%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Retail
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.74%) Aligne
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Trello
1 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) LAN
1 3 (2.22%) WAN
1 3 (2.22%) Intranet
2 1 (0.74%) GPRS
2 1 (0.74%) Firewall
2 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (1.48%) Axure RP
1 2 (1.48%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 46 (34.07%) Finance
2 17 (12.59%) Retail
3 7 (5.19%) Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.22%) Legal
4 3 (2.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.48%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (1.48%) Java EE
2 2 (1.48%) J2EE
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) Web Services
3 1 (0.74%) Middleware
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.48%) Smart Meter
2 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.48%) NHS
3 1 (0.74%) EPoS
3 1 (0.74%) Handset
3 1 (0.74%) Economics
3 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.48%) UNIX
1 2 (1.48%) Windows
1 2 (1.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.59%) Project Management
2 59 (43.70%) PRINCE2
3 52 (38.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (17.04%) Supplier Management
6 19 (14.07%) Waterfall
7 12 (8.89%) Migration
8 11 (8.15%) Change Management
8 11 (8.15%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.41%) ITIL
10 9 (6.67%) Scrum
11 7 (5.19%) Service Management
12 6 (4.44%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.44%) Risk Management
12 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.44%) PRINCE
13 5 (3.70%) Programme Management
13 5 (3.70%) Change Control
14 4 (2.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (2.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.93%) SQL
2 2 (1.48%) Java
3 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (3.70%) PMP
3 4 (2.96%) APMP
3 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.74%) Degree
4 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.48%) Niku
3 2 (1.48%) Adobe
3 2 (1.48%) SunGard
3 2 (1.48%) SAP
4 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.74%) IBM
4 1 (0.74%) Perforce
4 1 (0.74%) Open Text
4 1 (0.74%) Fujitsu
4 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
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