The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 12 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.76% 6.86% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.16% 7.56% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 7
Average daily rate
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£388 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £341 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £408 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.84% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £101.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +9.48%
Project Manager
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
371 344 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.62% 90.77% 90.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 185 154
Average daily rate £315 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 40
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.35 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 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 +1 21 £400 +1.26% 12
Doncaster +3 3 £350 -22.22% 3
Project Manager
Yorkshire

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 39 (66.10%) Project Management
2 19 (32.20%) Finance
3 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.25%) NHS
5 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.56%) Banking
6 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
6 7 (11.86%) Migration
7 6 (10.17%) Retail
7 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
7 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
8 5 (8.47%) Windows
8 5 (8.47%) ERP
9 4 (6.78%) Citrix
9 4 (6.78%) Data Management
10 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
10 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
10 3 (5.08%) Office 365
10 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (5.08%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (5.08%) PMP
10 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
10 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
10 3 (5.08%) ETL
10 3 (5.08%) LAN
10 3 (5.08%) WAN
10 3 (5.08%) IBM Notes
10 3 (5.08%) SQL

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) IBM Notes
1 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) Quickr
3 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Project
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) LAN
1 3 (5.08%) WAN
2 2 (3.39%) SNMP
2 2 (3.39%) VoIP
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
2 2 (3.39%) Intranet
2 2 (3.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) MPLS
3 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) DataStage
2 1 (1.69%) EDMS
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) EDI
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) NHS
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.39%) FMCG
3 2 (3.39%) iSeries
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) Project Management
2 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (11.86%) Migration
3 7 (11.86%) Project Planning
4 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.47%) ERP
6 4 (6.78%) Data Management
7 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.08%) Change Management
7 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.08%) ETL
7 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
8 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.39%) Network Design
8 2 (3.39%) Logistics
8 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.39%) Service Management
9 1 (1.69%) CRM
9 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) C
3 1 (1.69%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) PMP
1 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.69%) vCloud
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Citrix
3 3 (5.08%) Lotus
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Progress
5 1 (1.69%) BMC
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.69%) iSOFT
5 1 (1.69%) BT
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