The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Manchester / Salford
Rank 13 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 13.85% 7.32% 16.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.00% 8.11% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
Median daily rate £463 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.91% +9.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.72
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +22.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 92.31% 90.24% 54.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 30 12
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Salford region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Salford region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Salford region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
2 12 (63.16%) User Experience
3 10 (52.63%) OOP
3 10 (52.63%) BDD
4 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
4 9 (47.37%) Android
5 8 (42.11%) Games
5 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) Subversion
6 7 (36.84%) Android Development
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
8 5 (26.32%) JIRA
8 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
9 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
9 4 (21.05%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
9 4 (21.05%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) REST
9 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 4 (21.05%) Velocity
10 3 (15.79%) Kanban

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (36.84%) Subversion
3 5 (26.32%) JIRA
4 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (42.11%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Android Developer
3 5 (26.32%) iOS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Product Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Android Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum Master
5 2 (10.53%) Senior iOS Android Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Android Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Android Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Application Development Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Product Manager
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) JSON
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) Velocity
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (5.26%) Pixi.js
4 1 (5.26%) React
4 1 (5.26%) React Native
4 1 (5.26%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Ergonomics
2 3 (15.79%) New Media
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Games
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Android
1 9 (47.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) BDD
3 10 (52.63%) OOP
4 7 (36.84%) Android Development
5 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) Kanban
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 2 (10.53%) Game Development
9 2 (10.53%) SDLC
9 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
10 1 (5.26%) Coaching
10 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
10 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) ES6
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow