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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 46 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 68 99 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.65% 6.19% 6.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 6.52% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 72 57
Median daily rate £413 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £303 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £469 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £170.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +36.66%
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
1408 1518 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.37% 94.88% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1082 701
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 82 (51.57%) Project Management
2 64 (40.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 53 (33.33%) Finance
4 47 (29.56%) PRINCE2
5 44 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (17.61%) Banking
7 20 (12.58%) Retail
8 17 (10.69%) SAP
9 14 (8.81%) ERP
10 13 (8.18%) Scrum
10 13 (8.18%) Data Centre
11 12 (7.55%) Business Transformation
11 12 (7.55%) Migration
12 11 (6.92%) ITIL
12 11 (6.92%) Oracle
12 11 (6.92%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.29%) Network Security
13 10 (6.29%) CRM
13 10 (6.29%) E-Commerce
14 9 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (5.66%) SAP ERP
14 9 (5.66%) Retail Banking
14 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (5.03%) Change Management
15 8 (5.03%) Information Security
16 7 (4.40%) Service Delivery
16 7 (4.40%) SAS
16 7 (4.40%) Project Governance
16 7 (4.40%) Kanban

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 7 (4.40%) SAS
2 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) CMS
3 1 (0.63%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) MS Project
2 2 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.66%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.89%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) Network Security
2 3 (1.89%) VPN
2 3 (1.89%) WAN
3 2 (1.26%) BGP
3 2 (1.26%) IPv6
3 2 (1.26%) MPLS
3 2 (1.26%) OSPF
4 1 (0.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) LAN
4 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.63%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.63%) QlikView
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (0.63%) VersionOne
General
1 53 (33.33%) Finance
2 28 (17.61%) Banking
3 20 (12.58%) Retail
4 9 (5.66%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.77%) Games
6 3 (1.89%) Marketing
6 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.26%) Advertising
7 2 (1.26%) Billing
7 2 (1.26%) Electronics
7 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.89%) Middleware
2 2 (1.26%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.14%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.14%) NHS
4 5 (3.14%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.26%) FMCG
5 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.26%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.26%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.14%) Unix
2 4 (2.52%) Windows
3 3 (1.89%) Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (51.57%) Project Management
2 64 (40.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (29.56%) PRINCE2
4 44 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (8.81%) ERP
6 13 (8.18%) Scrum
7 12 (7.55%) Business Transformation
7 12 (7.55%) Migration
8 11 (6.92%) ITIL
8 11 (6.92%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.29%) CRM
9 10 (6.29%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.03%) Change Management
11 8 (5.03%) Information Security
12 7 (4.40%) Kanban
12 7 (4.40%) Project Governance
12 7 (4.40%) Project Planning
12 7 (4.40%) Service Delivery
13 6 (3.77%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.77%) Java
2 5 (3.14%) PHP
3 4 (2.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (3.77%) PMP
2 6 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (3.14%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.52%) CISMP
5 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.26%) Degree
7 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.63%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.89%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.63%) FATCA
4 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 17 (10.69%) SAP
2 11 (6.92%) Oracle
3 5 (3.14%) Citrix
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.26%) BT
6 2 (1.26%) Cisco
7 1 (0.63%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.63%) Cognos
7 1 (0.63%) F5
7 1 (0.63%) IBM
7 1 (0.63%) Lotus
7 1 (0.63%) Progress
7 1 (0.63%) Qualys
7 1 (0.63%) Rally
7 1 (0.63%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £430 per day Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago