The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 35 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 17 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.84% 6.20% 6.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 6.51% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 6
Median daily rate £450 £325 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +34.45%
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
423 338 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.49% 95.21% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 228 121
Median daily rate £409 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Sheffield region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 25 August 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 31 (64.58%) Project Management
2 25 (52.08%) Finance
3 22 (45.83%) Banking
4 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 7 (14.58%) Windows
6 6 (12.50%) Linux
6 6 (12.50%) Unix
6 6 (12.50%) Retail
6 6 (12.50%) Migration
6 6 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (10.42%) Re-Platforming
7 5 (10.42%) Process Improvement
7 5 (10.42%) Line Management
7 5 (10.42%) ITIL
7 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.42%) CRM
7 5 (10.42%) OpenVMS
7 5 (10.42%) Middleware
8 4 (8.33%) SAS
8 4 (8.33%) Service Management
8 4 (8.33%) Analytics
8 4 (8.33%) Hortonworks
8 4 (8.33%) Platfora
8 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (8.33%) People Management
8 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
8 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (8.33%) SAS
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 22 (45.83%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Unix
3 5 (10.42%) OpenVMS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Project Management
2 12 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (12.50%) Migration
3 6 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (10.42%) CRM
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) Line Management
4 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.42%) Process Improvement
4 5 (10.42%) Re-Platforming
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) People Management
5 4 (8.33%) Service Management
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.17%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Hortonworks
1 4 (8.33%) Platfora
2 3 (6.25%) Lotus
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Sage