The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 8 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 210 155 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.46% 10.20% 9.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.46% 13.34% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 91 79
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£408 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1358 1162 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.55% 76.50% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 712 558
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 40
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.47 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.89% +30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £175.00 £124.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Leeds +2 128 £410 +4.65% 46
Bradford +16 36 £425 -7.60% 11
Halifax 0 28 £396 +4.90% 6
Bingley - 2 £375 - 1
Huddersfield 0 1 - - 4
Keighley - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 5
Wetherby - - - -
Project Management
Yorkshire

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

1 134 (39.18%) PRINCE2
2 132 (38.60%) Finance
3 122 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (31.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (21.05%) Retail
6 57 (16.67%) Banking
7 50 (14.62%) Supplier Management
8 40 (11.70%) Waterfall
9 36 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 34 (9.94%) ITIL
10 34 (9.94%) Agile Project Management
11 33 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
11 33 (9.65%) Programme Management
12 32 (9.36%) Change Management
12 32 (9.36%) Open Source
13 27 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 26 (7.60%) MS Excel
14 26 (7.60%) Business Analysis
15 25 (7.31%) MS Office
16 24 (7.02%) E-Commerce
17 23 (6.73%) PRINCE
18 21 (6.14%) Risk Management
19 19 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 18 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
21 17 (4.97%) Resource Management
22 16 (4.68%) Mentoring
22 16 (4.68%) Retail Banking
22 16 (4.68%) Service Delivery
23 15 (4.39%) Migration
23 15 (4.39%) Windows

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 14 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.46%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.58%) Apache
3 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.58%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.58%) Lync
4 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) CICS
4 1 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.31%) MS Office
3 18 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (3.51%) MS Project
4 12 (3.51%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.58%) Niku Workbench
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.29%) InDesign
6 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.58%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Aligne
3 1 (0.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.29%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.05%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.75%) LAN
2 6 (1.75%) WAN
2 6 (1.75%) Firewall
2 6 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (1.46%) Intranet
4 4 (1.17%) VPN
4 4 (1.17%) DNS
4 4 (1.17%) SSL
4 4 (1.17%) SAN
4 4 (1.17%) MPLS
5 2 (0.58%) VoIP
5 2 (0.58%) HTTP
5 2 (0.58%) OSPF
5 2 (0.58%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.58%) VRRP
5 2 (0.58%) BGP
5 2 (0.58%) IPsec
5 2 (0.58%) VPLS
5 2 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.58%) EDMS
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.58%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.58%) JIRA
1 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.29%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 132 (38.60%) Finance
2 72 (21.05%) Retail
3 57 (16.67%) Banking
4 16 (4.68%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.92%) Law
6 9 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.75%) Legal
8 4 (1.17%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.88%) Marketing
10 2 (0.58%) Electronics
10 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 171 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 45 (13.16%) Analyst
3 30 (8.77%) Programme Manager
4 26 (7.60%) Business Analyst
5 18 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (3.51%) Architect
6 12 (3.51%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (2.63%) Senior Manager
8 8 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (2.05%) PMO Manager
9 7 (2.05%) Contracts Manager
9 7 (2.05%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (2.05%) Project Support Officer
9 7 (2.05%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (2.05%) Project Officer
9 7 (2.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (1.75%) Portfolio Manager
10 6 (1.75%) Business Manager
10 6 (1.75%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (1.46%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.92%) Web Services
1 10 (2.92%) .NET
2 4 (1.17%) HTML
2 4 (1.17%) CSS
3 3 (0.88%) jQuery
4 2 (0.58%) J2EE
4 2 (0.58%) LAMP
4 2 (0.58%) Java EE
4 2 (0.58%) HTML5
4 2 (0.58%) CSS3
5 1 (0.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.29%) Zend Framework
5 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.29%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.29%) Middleware
5 1 (0.29%) EDI
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (9.36%) Open Source
3 13 (3.80%) NHS
4 9 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.46%) Social Media
5 5 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.88%) Smart Meter
6 3 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (0.88%) User Experience
7 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.58%) EPoS
7 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.58%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.58%) FMCG
7 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.29%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.29%) Physics
8 1 (0.29%) CMDB
8 1 (0.29%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.39%) Windows
2 11 (3.22%) Linux
3 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.88%) UNIX
3 3 (0.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000
4 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.58%) Windows Vista
4 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (39.18%) PRINCE2
2 122 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (31.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (14.62%) Supplier Management
5 40 (11.70%) Waterfall
6 34 (9.94%) ITIL
6 34 (9.94%) Agile Project Management
7 33 (9.65%) Programme Management
8 32 (9.36%) Change Management
9 26 (7.60%) Business Analysis
10 24 (7.02%) E-Commerce
11 23 (6.73%) PRINCE
12 21 (6.14%) Risk Management
13 19 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 17 (4.97%) Resource Management
15 16 (4.68%) Mentoring
15 16 (4.68%) Service Delivery
16 15 (4.39%) Migration
16 15 (4.39%) User Stories
16 15 (4.39%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.92%) Java
2 9 (2.63%) SQL
3 7 (2.05%) C#
3 7 (2.05%) Python
4 5 (1.46%) Ruby
4 5 (1.46%) C++
4 5 (1.46%) PHP
5 4 (1.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.58%) Perl
6 2 (0.58%) C
6 2 (0.58%) VB
6 2 (0.58%) Scala
7 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.29%) COBOL
7 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (4.09%) Degree
3 11 (3.22%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.92%) ISEB
4 10 (2.92%) APMP
5 9 (2.63%) PMP
5 9 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.88%) MCSE
6 3 (0.88%) MCSA
7 2 (0.58%) CCNP
7 2 (0.58%) CCNA
7 2 (0.58%) CCDA
7 2 (0.58%) CCDP
7 2 (0.58%) CISSP
7 2 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.58%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.09%) QA
2 8 (2.34%) SLA
3 3 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.58%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.29%) UAG
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) SCOM
2 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.80%) Oracle
3 12 (3.51%) HP
3 12 (3.51%) SAP
3 12 (3.51%) VMware
4 9 (2.63%) Cisco
5 6 (1.75%) CheckPoint
6 4 (1.17%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.58%) IBM
7 2 (0.58%) SunGard
7 2 (0.58%) Niku
8 1 (0.29%) Zend
8 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.29%) Open Text
8 1 (0.29%) Remedy
8 1 (0.29%) NetApp
8 1 (0.29%) Novell
8 1 (0.29%) Dell
8 1 (0.29%) Citrix
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