The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 23 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.54% 8.57% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.01% 9.05% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £326 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £470 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -
Project Manager
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
287 199 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.10% 94.76% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 131 82
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £170
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 22 16 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.30 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 26 (68.42%) Project Management
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (26.32%) Banking
5 6 (15.79%) Change Management
5 6 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (13.16%) Software Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.16%) Retail
7 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) ETL
8 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
8 3 (7.89%) Pega
8 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
8 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.89%) DataStage
8 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.89%) MS Project
9 2 (5.26%) Degree
9 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
9 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 2 (5.26%) Data Management
9 2 (5.26%) SAP
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.26%) Windows
9 2 (5.26%) Risk Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) DataStage
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Local Government
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (7.89%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Project Management
2 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.79%) Change Management
4 5 (13.16%) Software Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) ETL
6 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) Data Management
7 2 (5.26%) CRM
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.63%) Master Data Management
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Line Management
8 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Pega
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Progress
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) BMC
4 1 (2.63%) Lotus
4 1 (2.63%) Sage
4 1 (2.63%) iSOFT
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
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