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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 28 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 18 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.52% 6.58% 7.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 6.88% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 12
Average daily rate £450 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
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
372 218 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.47% 95.61% 91.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 137 126
Average daily rate £400 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.36 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.52% -0.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.66 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £31.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 16 (47.06%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) Banking
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.76%) PMP
6 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (8.82%) Office 365
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.82%) NetApp
7 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
7 3 (8.82%) Windows
7 3 (8.82%) SLA
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) Retail
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) ATM
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
8 2 (5.88%) MS Project
8 2 (5.88%) MS Office
8 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
8 2 (5.88%) Service Management
8 2 (5.88%) Apple
8 2 (5.88%) NHS
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
8 2 (5.88%) Analytics

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) ATM
2 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) OpenVMS
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.88%) Coaching
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.94%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.94%) Project Governance
6 1 (2.94%) Use Case
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
1 4 (11.76%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) APMP
3 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) NetApp
3 2 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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