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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 14 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 134 152 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.11% 10.45% 12.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.49% 13.22% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 96 133
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£360 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £385 £379
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%
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
1278 1150 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.36% 79.09% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 806 620 785
Average daily rate £355 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £36.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.26% +116.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 September 2014. 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 -10 69 £350 -6.66% 45
Bradford -1 27 £368 +8.88% 5
Halifax -15 13 £390 -1.51% 5
Huddersfield - 1 £95 - 2
Wakefield - 1 £275 - 2
Wetherby - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Project Management
Yorkshire

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 111 (42.86%) Finance
2 84 (32.43%) PRINCE2
3 68 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (18.53%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (16.99%) Retail
6 35 (13.51%) ITIL
7 34 (13.13%) Change Management
8 31 (11.97%) Banking
9 28 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (9.65%) MS Project
11 24 (9.27%) Service Management
12 22 (8.49%) Scrum
13 21 (8.11%) Migration
13 21 (8.11%) Degree
13 21 (8.11%) MS Excel
13 21 (8.11%) Microsoft
14 20 (7.72%) MS Office
15 19 (7.34%) Oracle
16 18 (6.95%) Project Planning
16 18 (6.95%) Supplier Management
17 17 (6.56%) Resource Management
17 17 (6.56%) QA
17 17 (6.56%) SAP
18 16 (6.18%) Risk Management
19 15 (5.79%) Windows
19 15 (5.79%) Business Analysis
19 15 (5.79%) Programme Management
20 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
21 13 (5.02%) NHS
21 13 (5.02%) ERP

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 10 (3.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.16%) CMS
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.39%) WordPress
3 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.39%) IIS
3 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (9.65%) MS Project
2 21 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 20 (7.72%) MS Office
4 8 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.39%) Niku Workbench
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.93%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.77%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.77%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.32%) LAN
1 6 (2.32%) WAN
2 4 (1.54%) Firewall
2 4 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.16%) Intranet
4 2 (0.77%) Internet
4 2 (0.77%) SAN
5 1 (0.39%) DHCP
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.77%) DTS
4 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.39%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.39%) EDMS
5 1 (0.39%) OLTP
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.39%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 111 (42.86%) Finance
2 44 (16.99%) Retail
3 31 (11.97%) Banking
4 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.70%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
7 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 121 (46.72%) Project Manager
2 48 (18.53%) Analyst
3 23 (8.88%) Business Analyst
4 15 (5.79%) PMO Analyst
5 9 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 9 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 9 (3.47%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (3.47%) Business Project Manager
5 9 (3.47%) Business Manager
6 7 (2.70%) Project Officer
6 7 (2.70%) Contracts Manager
6 7 (2.70%) Project Support Officer
6 7 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (2.70%) Technical Manager
6 7 (2.70%) Programme Manager
6 7 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (2.70%) Service Analyst
7 5 (1.93%) Administrator
7 5 (1.93%) Service Manager
7 5 (1.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.70%) .NET
2 6 (2.32%) Web Services
3 1 (0.39%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.39%) WCF
3 1 (0.39%) HTML5
3 1 (0.39%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.39%) CSS3
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.39%) CSS
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.02%) NHS
3 7 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.32%) PMI
5 5 (1.93%) User Experience
6 4 (1.54%) IVR
6 4 (1.54%) Physics
7 3 (1.16%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.77%) Open Source
8 2 (0.77%) Social Media
8 2 (0.77%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.77%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.79%) Windows
2 5 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.77%) Android
3 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000
3 2 (0.77%) Windows NT
3 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (32.43%) PRINCE2
2 68 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (18.53%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (13.51%) ITIL
5 34 (13.13%) Change Management
6 24 (9.27%) Service Management
7 22 (8.49%) Scrum
8 21 (8.11%) Migration
9 18 (6.95%) Supplier Management
9 18 (6.95%) Project Planning
10 17 (6.56%) Resource Management
11 16 (6.18%) Risk Management
12 15 (5.79%) Programme Management
12 15 (5.79%) Business Analysis
13 13 (5.02%) Release Management
13 13 (5.02%) ERP
14 12 (4.63%) Service Delivery
14 12 (4.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 11 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (4.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.16%) SQL
2 2 (0.77%) Java
3 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.39%) VB
3 1 (0.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (8.11%) Degree
2 13 (5.02%) ISEB
3 10 (3.86%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.54%) PMP
5 4 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.16%) APMP
6 3 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.39%) CCA
8 1 (0.39%) MCSE
8 1 (0.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.56%) QA
2 5 (1.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.77%) COBIT
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.39%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.34%) Oracle
3 17 (6.56%) SAP
4 5 (1.93%) Remedy
5 4 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco
5 4 (1.54%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.16%) IBM
6 3 (1.16%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.77%) Cognos
7 2 (0.77%) Citrix
7 2 (0.77%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) Google
8 1 (0.39%) Facebook
8 1 (0.39%) Twitter
8 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.39%) Niku
8 1 (0.39%) Avaya
8 1 (0.39%) Genesys
8 1 (0.39%) BMC
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