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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 29 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.77% 3.86% 7.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 4.14% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 14
Median daily rate £450 £371 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £184 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £498 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.36% -6.66%

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
388 411 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.49% 93.41% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 277 132
Median daily rate £415 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £15.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Banking
4 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 4 (13.33%) Retail
7 4 (13.33%) Change Management
7 4 (13.33%) MS Project
7 4 (13.33%) Retail Banking
7 4 (13.33%) Project Governance
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
8 3 (10.00%) People Management
8 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) ERP
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.67%) CRM
9 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.67%) EPoS
9 2 (6.67%) MS Office
9 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
9 2 (6.67%) Waterfall

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 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Project
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.33%) QlikView
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (3.33%) Apple TV
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) PACS
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) Project Governance
7 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (10.00%) ERP
7 3 (10.00%) People Management
7 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Coaching
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
8 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Apple
2 1 (3.33%) BT
2 1 (3.33%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Pegasus
2 1 (3.33%) Platfora
2 1 (3.33%) Sage
2 1 (3.33%) SAP