The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 12 15 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.57% 6.08% 16.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.56% 8.40% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 16
Average daily rate
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£440 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £221 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £407 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.11%
Project Management
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
215 131 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 76.24% 72.38% 68.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 88 83
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -66.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (23.73%) Banking
4 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (15.25%) Degree
5 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
6 8 (13.56%) Change Management
6 8 (13.56%) PMP
6 8 (13.56%) PMI Certification
6 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
7 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
7 7 (11.86%) Software Delivery
8 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.17%) Information Security
9 5 (8.47%) Data Protection
9 5 (8.47%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.78%) SDLC
10 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
10 4 (6.78%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
10 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.78%) ITIL
10 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.78%) ETL
10 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.78%) Active Directory

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.39%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) DataStage
2 2 (3.39%) QlikView
3 1 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.69%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Project Manager
2 8 (13.56%) Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Project Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Service Manager
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.47%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (6.78%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (6.78%) Data Integration
6 3 (5.08%) Life Science
6 3 (5.08%) Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) NHS
8 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (13.56%) Change Management
2 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
3 7 (11.86%) Software Delivery
4 6 (10.17%) Information Security
4 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.47%) Data Protection
5 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.78%) SDLC
6 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.78%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.78%) ITIL
6 4 (6.78%) ETL
7 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.08%) CRM
7 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) C
1 1 (1.69%) VB
1 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
1 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 8 (13.56%) PMP
2 8 (13.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) CIMA
4 1 (1.69%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.69%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Pega
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) Progress
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) GoldenSource
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