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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 18 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 11 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.05% 11.81% 12.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 17.34% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £314 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% -23.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £246 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.10 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+0.33% -6.25%
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
169 173 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 77.52% 68.11% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 113 117
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.39 £33.30 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.79% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £12.00 £21.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £35.00 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014, 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 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.00%) HL7
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.00%) BPMN
6 1 (5.00%) WordPress
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Private Banking
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1 (5.00%) WordPress
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Private Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Data Quality Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Resourcing Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.00%) WSDL
2 1 (5.00%) Flash
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (5.00%) Informatics
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) BPMN
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.00%) PMP
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) HL7
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat