The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 23 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 146 159 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.13% 7.90% 9.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.44% 8.31% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 100 120
Average daily rate £413 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £34.00 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-32.35% -9.69%
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1963 1914 1688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.80% 95.08% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1198 1108
Average daily rate £400 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 79 69
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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 +1 91 £388 -6.62% 13
Bradford +6 16 £425 - 5
Halifax -3 16 £383 +2.68% 4
Huddersfield +2 2 £431 - 1
Wakefield -3 2 £450 +38.46%
Project Manager
Yorkshire

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

1 149 (50.68%) Project Management
2 128 (43.54%) Finance
3 109 (37.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (30.27%) PRINCE2
5 55 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (14.29%) Banking
7 30 (10.20%) Migration
8 29 (9.86%) Retail
9 28 (9.52%) SAP
10 21 (7.14%) ERP
11 19 (6.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 19 (6.46%) Data Centre
12 18 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 17 (5.78%) CRM
13 17 (5.78%) SDLC
14 16 (5.44%) Project Governance
14 16 (5.44%) ITIL
15 15 (5.10%) NHS
15 15 (5.10%) Project Planning
15 15 (5.10%) Waterfall
16 14 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 13 (4.42%) Scrum
17 13 (4.42%) E-Commerce
17 13 (4.42%) MS Project
17 13 (4.42%) Retail Banking
17 13 (4.42%) Business Transformation
18 12 (4.08%) Network Security
18 12 (4.08%) SharePoint
19 11 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
19 11 (3.74%) Microsoft

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 12 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.36%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (0.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (4.42%) MS Project
2 10 (3.40%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS Office
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.06%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.02%) Infor M3
2 3 (1.02%) Movex
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.34%) Maximo
4 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) Office 365
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.08%) Network Security
2 3 (1.02%) SAN
2 3 (1.02%) Skype
2 3 (1.02%) WAN
3 2 (0.68%) BGP
3 2 (0.68%) IPv6
3 2 (0.68%) MPLS
3 2 (0.68%) OSPF
3 2 (0.68%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.34%) NAS
4 1 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.02%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.68%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.34%) IDMS
4 1 (0.34%) QlikView
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) JIRA
1 1 (0.34%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (0.34%) VersionOne
General
1 128 (43.54%) Finance
2 42 (14.29%) Banking
3 29 (9.86%) Retail
4 13 (4.42%) Retail Banking
5 11 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.06%) Marketing
7 8 (2.72%) Games
8 7 (2.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.36%) Back Office
10 3 (1.02%) Advertising
10 3 (1.02%) Legal
11 2 (0.68%) Billing
11 2 (0.68%) Electronics
11 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (0.34%) Spring
2 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.46%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.10%) NHS
3 9 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.70%) Digital Media
4 5 (1.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (0.68%) PMI
5 2 (0.68%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.34%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.34%) FMCG
6 1 (0.34%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.70%) Unix
2 3 (1.02%) Linux
2 3 (1.02%) Windows
3 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (50.68%) Project Management
2 109 (37.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 89 (30.27%) PRINCE2
4 55 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (10.20%) Migration
6 21 (7.14%) ERP
7 19 (6.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 17 (5.78%) CRM
8 17 (5.78%) SDLC
9 16 (5.44%) ITIL
9 16 (5.44%) Project Governance
10 15 (5.10%) Project Planning
10 15 (5.10%) Waterfall
11 13 (4.42%) Business Transformation
11 13 (4.42%) E-Commerce
11 13 (4.42%) Scrum
12 10 (3.40%) Change Management
12 10 (3.40%) Data Migration
12 10 (3.40%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.40%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.38%) JavaScript
2 5 (1.70%) Java
2 5 (1.70%) PHP
3 3 (1.02%) C++
3 3 (1.02%) Python
3 3 (1.02%) SQL
4 1 (0.34%) C#
4 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (3.06%) Degree
4 8 (2.72%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.72%) PMP
5 5 (1.70%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.02%) APMP
8 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) FATCA
3 1 (0.34%) MiFID
3 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 28 (9.52%) SAP
2 11 (3.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.40%) Oracle
4 8 (2.72%) Citrix
5 4 (1.36%) Cisco
6 3 (1.02%) BT
6 3 (1.02%) Infor
6 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.68%) IBM
8 1 (0.34%) Avaya
8 1 (0.34%) Cognos
8 1 (0.34%) EMC
8 1 (0.34%) F5
8 1 (0.34%) Google
8 1 (0.34%) Progress
8 1 (0.34%) Rally
8 1 (0.34%) Symantec
8 1 (0.34%) Virgin Media
8 1 (0.34%) VMware
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