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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 31 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 82 75 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.37% 5.52% 6.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.60% 5.82% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 59 66
Median daily rate £388 £388 £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £170.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -2.77%
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
1464 1288 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.94% 94.78% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 896 799
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 34
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% -15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.20 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 81 (51.59%) Project Management
2 57 (36.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (34.39%) Finance
4 49 (31.21%) PRINCE2
5 43 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (17.83%) Banking
7 15 (9.55%) Retail
7 15 (9.55%) SAP
8 14 (8.92%) Data Centre
8 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
9 12 (7.64%) Network Security
9 12 (7.64%) Migration
10 11 (7.01%) Scrum
10 11 (7.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (7.01%) SDLC
11 10 (6.37%) CRM
11 10 (6.37%) ERP
12 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
12 9 (5.73%) E-Commerce
12 9 (5.73%) Oracle
12 9 (5.73%) Project Planning
12 9 (5.73%) Matrix Management
13 8 (5.10%) Retail Banking
13 8 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (5.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (5.10%) ITIL
13 8 (5.10%) Citrix
14 7 (4.46%) Service Delivery
14 7 (4.46%) Change Management
14 7 (4.46%) Project Governance

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 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) CMS
2 1 (0.64%) IBM Domino
2 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.82%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.64%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.64%) Network Security
2 2 (1.27%) BGP
2 2 (1.27%) IPv6
2 2 (1.27%) MPLS
2 2 (1.27%) OSPF
2 2 (1.27%) VPN
2 2 (1.27%) WAN
3 1 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.64%) QlikView
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) JIRA
1 1 (0.64%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (0.64%) VersionOne
General
1 54 (34.39%) Finance
2 28 (17.83%) Banking
3 15 (9.55%) Retail
4 8 (5.10%) Retail Banking
5 7 (4.46%) Marketing
6 6 (3.82%) Games
7 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.27%) Advertising
9 2 (1.27%) Back Office
9 2 (1.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.64%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.91%) .NET
2 1 (0.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.92%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.82%) NHS
3 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.18%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.27%) FMCG
4 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (1.27%) PMI
4 2 (1.27%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.18%) Unix
2 3 (1.91%) Linux
2 3 (1.91%) Windows
3 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (51.59%) Project Management
2 57 (36.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (31.21%) PRINCE2
4 43 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
6 12 (7.64%) Migration
7 11 (7.01%) Scrum
7 11 (7.01%) SDLC
8 10 (6.37%) CRM
8 10 (6.37%) ERP
9 9 (5.73%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.73%) Matrix Management
9 9 (5.73%) Project Planning
10 8 (5.10%) ITIL
10 8 (5.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (4.46%) Change Management
11 7 (4.46%) Kanban
11 7 (4.46%) Project Governance
11 7 (4.46%) Service Delivery
12 6 (3.82%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.18%) Java
1 5 (3.18%) PHP
2 4 (2.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.64%) C#
3 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (3.82%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.82%) PMP
4 5 (3.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.55%) Degree
6 3 (1.91%) CISMP
6 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.64%) APMP
8 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) FATCA
3 1 (0.64%) MiFID
3 1 (0.64%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 15 (9.55%) SAP
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle
3 8 (5.10%) Citrix
4 3 (1.91%) BT
4 3 (1.91%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco
6 1 (0.64%) Cognos
6 1 (0.64%) F5
6 1 (0.64%) IBM
6 1 (0.64%) Lotus
6 1 (0.64%) Progress
6 1 (0.64%) Rally
6 1 (0.64%) Symantec
6 1 (0.64%) Virgin Media
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