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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 40 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 64 92 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.70% 5.64% 6.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 5.91% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 59 47
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £39.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +30.30%
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
1308 1556 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.04% 95.34% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 1062 605
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 72 (50.00%) Project Management
2 57 (39.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (31.25%) Finance
4 44 (30.56%) PRINCE2
5 34 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (14.58%) Retail
7 18 (12.50%) Banking
8 13 (9.03%) Migration
9 12 (8.33%) SAP
9 12 (8.33%) Business Transformation
10 11 (7.64%) ERP
11 10 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.94%) Change Management
12 9 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (6.25%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.56%) SAP ERP
13 8 (5.56%) Waterfall
13 8 (5.56%) Project Governance
13 8 (5.56%) SAS
14 7 (4.86%) Games
14 7 (4.86%) Risk Management
14 7 (4.86%) CRM
14 7 (4.86%) Microsoft
14 7 (4.86%) Oracle
15 6 (4.17%) ITIL
15 6 (4.17%) E-Commerce
15 6 (4.17%) ETL
15 6 (4.17%) Scrum
15 6 (4.17%) Information Security

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 8 (5.56%) SAS
2 5 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Office
1 4 (2.78%) MS Project
2 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.56%) SAP ERP
2 4 (2.78%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.69%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.69%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.47%) Firewall
2 3 (2.08%) MPLS
2 3 (2.08%) VLAN
3 2 (1.39%) LAN
3 2 (1.39%) Network Security
3 2 (1.39%) VPN
3 2 (1.39%) WAN
3 2 (1.39%) Wireless
4 1 (0.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.69%) VoIP
4 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.08%) MS Access
3 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 45 (31.25%) Finance
2 21 (14.58%) Retail
3 18 (12.50%) Banking
4 7 (4.86%) Games
5 5 (3.47%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Billing
6 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Law
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.47%) Middleware
2 1 (0.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.08%) NHS
3 3 (2.08%) User Experience
4 2 (1.39%) FMCG
4 2 (1.39%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.47%) Unix
1 5 (3.47%) Windows
2 3 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (50.00%) Project Management
2 57 (39.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (30.56%) PRINCE2
4 34 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (9.03%) Migration
6 12 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 11 (7.64%) ERP
8 10 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.94%) Change Management
9 9 (6.25%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.56%) Project Governance
10 8 (5.56%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.86%) CRM
11 7 (4.86%) Risk Management
12 6 (4.17%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.17%) ETL
12 6 (4.17%) ETL Development
12 6 (4.17%) Information Security
12 6 (4.17%) ITIL
12 6 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.39%) Java
2 1 (0.69%) C
2 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (3.47%) PMP
3 4 (2.78%) CISMP
3 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) Degree
4 3 (2.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) MAPM
6 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.69%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 12 (8.33%) SAP
2 7 (4.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.86%) Oracle
3 3 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (0.69%) BT
4 1 (0.69%) F5
4 1 (0.69%) IBM
4 1 (0.69%) Lotus
4 1 (0.69%) Progress
4 1 (0.69%) Qualys
4 1 (0.69%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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