The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 15 23 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing Project Management 35 15 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.45% 4.79% 14.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.29% 7.39% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 23
Average daily rate
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£423 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £401 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.11%
Project Management
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
310 203 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 74.88% 64.86% 65.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 119 126
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 17
Average hourly rate £14.63 £15.39 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% -65.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £12.75 £32.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the South Yorkshire region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the South Yorkshire region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +3 27 £440 +25.71% 7
Barnsley -1 3 £225 +5.88%
Doncaster -4 2 £450 +28.57% 3
Project Management
Yorkshire

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 36 (46.15%) Finance
2 17 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (19.23%) Banking
4 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (12.82%) Project Planning
5 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
5 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
6 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.54%) Change Management
6 9 (11.54%) Degree
6 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.26%) PMP
7 8 (10.26%) PMI Certification
7 8 (10.26%) Windows
7 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
8 7 (8.97%) Software Delivery
9 6 (7.69%) MS Office
9 6 (7.69%) Information Security
10 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.41%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (6.41%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
10 5 (6.41%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.13%) Data Integration
11 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
11 4 (5.13%) SDLC
11 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.85%) MS Project
5 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) DataStage
2 2 (2.56%) QlikView
3 1 (1.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.28%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
General
1 36 (46.15%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Marketing
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.82%) Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Administrator
5 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Change Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Business Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Project Administrator
7 2 (2.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) .NET
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (5.13%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.13%) NHS
6 3 (3.85%) Clustering
6 3 (3.85%) Life Science
7 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (12.82%) PRINCE2
2 10 (12.82%) Project Planning
3 9 (11.54%) Change Management
3 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.97%) Software Delivery
5 6 (7.69%) Information Security
6 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) Data Protection
6 5 (6.41%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.13%) SDLC
7 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.13%) ITIL
7 4 (5.13%) CRM
7 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.13%) ETL
8 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.28%) C
2 1 (1.28%) VB
2 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) PMP
2 8 (10.26%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) MCP
4 2 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) MCITP
5 1 (1.28%) IIBA
5 1 (1.28%) CIMA
5 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
1 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) XenApp
4 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
1 2 (2.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Cisco
2 3 (3.85%) Citrix
2 3 (3.85%) Pega
3 2 (2.56%) VMware
3 2 (2.56%) IBM
3 2 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Cognos
4 1 (1.28%) Progress
4 1 (1.28%) GoldenSource
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