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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 17 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 174 219 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.48% 10.88% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.16% 12.73% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 133 84
Average daily rate £425 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £25.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -25.71%
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
1713 1720 1413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.48% 85.49% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1213 1109 976
Average daily rate £425 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.95 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 117 £444 +14.88% 35
Halifax +1 17 £378 -1.94% 5
Bradford -8 9 £425 +4.61% 6
Huddersfield +1 1 £450 +100.00% 1
Pudsey - 1 £375 -
Castleford - 1 - -
Project Management
Yorkshire

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 152 (43.43%) Finance
2 112 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 112 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (25.14%) PRINCE2
4 43 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (11.71%) Waterfall
6 38 (10.86%) Banking
7 35 (10.00%) Degree
8 33 (9.43%) Migration
8 33 (9.43%) Change Management
9 32 (9.14%) MS Excel
10 31 (8.86%) Agile Project Management
11 27 (7.71%) ITIL
11 27 (7.71%) User Stories
12 25 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 23 (6.57%) SharePoint
13 23 (6.57%) Microsoft
13 23 (6.57%) MS PowerPoint
14 22 (6.29%) MS Project
14 22 (6.29%) MS Office
15 21 (6.00%) SAP
15 21 (6.00%) Service Delivery
15 21 (6.00%) Management Information System
15 21 (6.00%) Data Protection
16 20 (5.71%) Retail
16 20 (5.71%) MS Visio
16 20 (5.71%) SDLC
17 19 (5.43%) Data Centre
18 18 (5.14%) ERP
18 18 (5.14%) Business Intelligence

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 23 (6.57%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.57%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.71%) SAS
4 3 (0.86%) CMS
5 2 (0.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.29%) Confluence
6 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (6.29%) MS Office
3 22 (6.29%) MS Project
4 20 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.57%) SPSS
6 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.29%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.29%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.29%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 8 (2.29%) SAP ERP
1 8 (2.29%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.86%) Infor M3
3 3 (0.86%) Movex
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.86%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.57%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.57%) Summit
5 1 (0.29%) Maximo
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.29%) Office 365
2 7 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.29%) IaaS
3 1 (0.29%) PaaS
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.29%) Network Security
1 8 (2.29%) SAN
1 8 (2.29%) Skype
2 4 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (1.14%) FWSM
3 2 (0.57%) Firewall
3 2 (0.57%) VPN
4 1 (0.29%) BGP
4 1 (0.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.29%) H.323
4 1 (0.29%) HSRP
4 1 (0.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) ISDN
4 1 (0.29%) MPLS
4 1 (0.29%) OSPF
4 1 (0.29%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) VLAN
4 1 (0.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.14%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.86%) MS Access
4 8 (2.29%) Data Mining
5 6 (1.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.14%) Base SAS
7 4 (1.14%) Informix
7 4 (1.14%) MySQL
7 4 (1.14%) OLAP
7 4 (1.14%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.29%) JIRA
2 4 (1.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (1.14%) Selenium
3 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.57%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.57%) Ranorex
3 2 (0.57%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.29%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.29%) Hudson
4 1 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.29%) Maven
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.29%) Subversion
4 1 (0.29%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.29%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 152 (43.43%) Finance
2 38 (10.86%) Banking
3 20 (5.71%) Retail
4 12 (3.43%) Legal
4 12 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.14%) Games
6 10 (2.86%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.29%) Retail Banking
8 7 (2.00%) Law
9 4 (1.14%) Back Office
10 2 (0.57%) Marketing
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 149 (42.57%) Project Manager
2 60 (17.14%) Analyst
3 32 (9.14%) IT Manager
4 31 (8.86%) Delivery Manager
5 29 (8.29%) IT Project Manager
6 24 (6.86%) Business Analyst
7 20 (5.71%) Banking Project Manager
8 19 (5.43%) Business Change Manager
8 19 (5.43%) Business Manager
9 18 (5.14%) Infrastructure Manager
10 17 (4.86%) Consultant
10 17 (4.86%) Digital Delivery Manager
10 17 (4.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 17 (4.86%) Senior Manager
11 16 (4.57%) PMO Analyst
12 14 (4.00%) Architect
13 13 (3.71%) Business Change Project Manager
13 13 (3.71%) Change Manager
14 12 (3.43%) Business Project Manager
15 11 (3.14%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.43%) Web Services
2 10 (2.86%) .NET
3 9 (2.57%) Middleware
4 2 (0.57%) CSS
4 2 (0.57%) HTML
4 2 (0.57%) jQuery
4 2 (0.57%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.29%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.29%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.29%) WCF
5 1 (0.29%) WF
5 1 (0.29%) WSDL
5 1 (0.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 19 (5.43%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.14%) NHS
5 7 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.14%) Wiki
7 3 (0.86%) Statistics
7 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.57%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.57%) Economics
8 2 (0.57%) Informatics
8 2 (0.57%) IVR
8 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.57%) PMI
8 2 (0.57%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.57%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.29%) Linux
2 6 (1.71%) Windows
3 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.14%) Unix
3 4 (1.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 112 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 88 (25.14%) PRINCE2
3 41 (11.71%) Waterfall
4 33 (9.43%) Change Management
4 33 (9.43%) Migration
5 31 (8.86%) Agile Project Management
6 27 (7.71%) ITIL
6 27 (7.71%) User Stories
7 25 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 21 (6.00%) Data Protection
8 21 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 20 (5.71%) SDLC
10 18 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (5.14%) ERP
10 18 (5.14%) Project Planning
10 18 (5.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (4.86%) Business Analysis
11 17 (4.86%) Risk Management
11 17 (4.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.29%) SQL
2 12 (3.43%) C++
2 12 (3.43%) Python
3 9 (2.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (2.29%) Java
5 6 (1.71%) C#
6 5 (1.43%) Ruby
7 4 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.14%) Perl
7 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.14%) VBA
8 2 (0.57%) PHP
9 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.29%) Groovy
9 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (10.00%) Degree
2 15 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.57%) CISSP
5 9 (2.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (2.29%) CISA
6 8 (2.29%) CISM
6 8 (2.29%) ISACA
7 7 (2.00%) CEH
7 7 (2.00%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.00%) PMP
8 6 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.14%) CCA
9 4 (1.14%) ISEB
10 3 (0.86%) CCNP
10 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.86%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (3.14%) QA
2 10 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.71%) COBIT
4 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) COSO
5 1 (0.29%) FATCA
5 1 (0.29%) FINREP
5 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (1.14%) vCloud
1 4 (1.14%) VMware ESX
1 4 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Cacti
2 1 (0.29%) Graphite
2 1 (0.29%) Nagios
2 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.29%) Opsview
2 1 (0.29%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (6.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.00%) SAP
3 9 (2.57%) Oracle
4 8 (2.29%) Citrix
5 7 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.71%) Cisco
7 4 (1.14%) IBM
7 4 (1.14%) VMware
8 3 (0.86%) BT
8 3 (0.86%) HP
8 3 (0.86%) Infor
8 3 (0.86%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.57%) Avaya
9 2 (0.57%) F5
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe
10 1 (0.29%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.29%) Informatica
10 1 (0.29%) Lotus
10 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.29%) Veritas
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