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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 11 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 24 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.63% 5.38% 10.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.27% 5.62% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 19
Average daily rate
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£385 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £415 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +1.69%
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
259 178 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.17% 95.70% 90.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 110 106
Average daily rate £355 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 29
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.90% -30.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £12.50 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £34.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 33 (67.35%) Project Management
2 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 19 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (28.57%) Banking
4 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.33%) Change Management
5 8 (16.33%) Degree
6 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 7 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) Retail
7 6 (12.24%) PMP
7 6 (12.24%) PMI Certification
7 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (12.24%) Retail Banking
8 5 (10.20%) Project Planning
8 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
8 5 (10.20%) Information Security
9 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.16%) ETL
9 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.16%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (6.12%) SDLC
10 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
10 3 (6.12%) Project Governance
10 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
10 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
10 3 (6.12%) Pega
10 3 (6.12%) ERP
10 3 (6.12%) DataStage

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) DataStage
2 2 (4.08%) QlikView
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Retail
3 6 (12.24%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.08%) NHS
7 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.04%) VLE
7 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Project Management
2 19 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
4 8 (16.33%) Change Management
5 7 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 5 (10.20%) Information Security
6 5 (10.20%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.16%) ETL
8 3 (6.12%) ERP
8 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.12%) Project Governance
8 3 (6.12%) Business Transformation
8 3 (6.12%) Migration
8 3 (6.12%) SDLC
9 2 (4.08%) SIEM
9 2 (4.08%) Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Matrix Management
9 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) PMP
2 6 (12.24%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) XenApp
2 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Pega
2 1 (2.04%) Blackboard
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Progress
2 1 (2.04%) Citrix
2 1 (2.04%) BMC
2 1 (2.04%) Sage
2 1 (2.04%) iSOFT
2 1 (2.04%) VMware
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