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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 23 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 32 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.60% 6.76% 10.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.14% 7.14% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 15
Median daily rate £450 £450 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £323 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.69%
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
393 266 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.35% 94.66% 96.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 169 130
Median daily rate £420 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -39.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £9.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.38 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 39 (65.00%) Project Management
2 34 (56.67%) Finance
3 19 (31.67%) Banking
4 14 (23.33%) Business Transformation
5 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (13.33%) Windows
7 7 (11.67%) Linux
7 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.67%) Unix
7 7 (11.67%) Migration
8 6 (10.00%) Middleware
8 6 (10.00%) OpenVMS
8 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 6 (10.00%) Line Management
8 6 (10.00%) Analytics
9 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
9 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (8.33%) ITIL
10 4 (6.67%) Retail
10 4 (6.67%) Service Management
10 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
10 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (6.67%) Data Architecture
10 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.00%) Software Delivery
11 3 (5.00%) People 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.00%) MS Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) ATM
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Big Data
1 1 (1.67%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.67%) MS Access
1 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
General
1 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 19 (31.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) NHS
2 3 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Unix
3 6 (10.00%) OpenVMS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Project Management
2 14 (23.33%) Business Transformation
3 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.67%) Migration
4 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.00%) Analytics
5 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.00%) Line Management
5 6 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 5 (8.33%) ITIL
6 5 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
6 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.67%) Data Architecture
7 4 (6.67%) Service Management
8 3 (5.00%) Change Control
8 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.67%) APMP
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMP
4 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.67%) HL7
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Lotus
3 2 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.67%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Platfora
4 1 (1.67%) Sage