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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 27 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 101 70 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.08% 6.92% 9.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.56% 7.45% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 50 52
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -
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
1540 939 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.72% 92.88% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 610 487
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 45
Average hourly rate £15.86 £13.20 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -57.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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.

1 100 (55.56%) Project Management
2 64 (35.56%) Finance
3 56 (31.11%) PRINCE2
4 51 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (15.00%) Banking
7 18 (10.00%) ITIL
8 17 (9.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (8.89%) Data Centre
10 15 (8.33%) Scrum
10 15 (8.33%) Retail
11 14 (7.78%) Waterfall
12 13 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (7.22%) Migration
12 13 (7.22%) Change Management
12 13 (7.22%) NHS
12 13 (7.22%) Software Delivery
13 12 (6.67%) SAP
14 11 (6.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (5.56%) Matrix Management
15 10 (5.56%) MS Project
16 9 (5.00%) Risk Management
16 9 (5.00%) Law
16 9 (5.00%) SDLC
17 8 (4.44%) Supplier Management
17 8 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
18 7 (3.89%) E-Commerce
18 7 (3.89%) Windows
18 7 (3.89%) Continuous Improvement
18 7 (3.89%) User Stories

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (3.33%) Lync
2 4 (2.22%) CMS
3 3 (1.67%) SAS
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.56%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.56%) MS Project
2 5 (2.78%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.67%) MS Office
4 2 (1.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.67%) SAP MII
2 2 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.78%) DMZ
2 3 (1.67%) Firewall
2 3 (1.67%) SAN
3 2 (1.11%) NAS
3 2 (1.11%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) MPLS
4 1 (0.56%) BGP
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.56%) ATM
4 1 (0.56%) WAN
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.67%) DataStage
3 2 (1.11%) MySQL
3 2 (1.11%) Informix
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.67%) ERwin
2 2 (1.11%) JIRA
3 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (35.56%) Finance
2 27 (15.00%) Banking
3 15 (8.33%) Retail
4 9 (5.00%) Law
5 6 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.67%) Marketing
7 2 (1.11%) Games
7 2 (1.11%) Local Government
7 2 (1.11%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.22%) CSS
1 4 (2.22%) XML
1 4 (2.22%) HTML
2 3 (1.67%) .NET
2 3 (1.67%) Velocity
3 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.22%) NHS
3 4 (2.22%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.67%) Reference Data
4 3 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.11%) Wiki
5 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.11%) IBM XIV
5 2 (1.11%) CESG
5 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.56%) Equities
6 1 (0.56%) VLE
6 1 (0.56%) IVR
6 1 (0.56%) Tandem
6 1 (0.56%) DTV
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.89%) Windows
2 3 (1.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.11%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (55.56%) Project Management
2 56 (31.11%) PRINCE2
3 51 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (10.00%) ITIL
6 15 (8.33%) Scrum
7 14 (7.78%) Waterfall
8 13 (7.22%) Migration
8 13 (7.22%) Change Management
8 13 (7.22%) Software Delivery
9 10 (5.56%) Matrix Management
10 9 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.00%) SDLC
11 8 (4.44%) Supplier Management
12 7 (3.89%) E-Commerce
12 7 (3.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (3.89%) User Stories
13 6 (3.33%) Change Control
13 6 (3.33%) Programme Management
13 6 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.33%) Java
2 5 (2.78%) PHP
3 4 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.11%) C#
5 1 (0.56%) C
5 1 (0.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (6.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (3.33%) Degree
4 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.11%) PMP
5 2 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) CCNP
6 1 (0.56%) CCNA
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.67%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (6.67%) SAP
2 6 (3.33%) Oracle
3 4 (2.22%) VMware
3 4 (2.22%) IBM
4 3 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.67%) HP
4 3 (1.67%) Wonderware
5 2 (1.11%) Netezza
5 2 (1.11%) Remedy
5 2 (1.11%) F5
5 2 (1.11%) Cisco
5 2 (1.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.56%) Avaya
6 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.56%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.56%) VocaLink
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