The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 20 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 91 148 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.35% 7.67% 10.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.60% 7.97% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 103 134
Median daily rate £425 £394 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £421 £418
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -36.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%

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
1379 1857 1680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.30% 96.22% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 1259 1112
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 66 76
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.38 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -7 57 £425 +11.11% 20
Bradford +2 10 £450 +9.09% 5
Halifax -4 8 £328 -7.86% 3
Wakefield +1 3 £450 +33.33%
Pudsey - 2 £391 -
Project Manager
Yorkshire

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 91 (51.70%) Project Management
2 74 (42.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 68 (38.64%) Finance
4 37 (21.02%) PRINCE2
5 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (14.77%) Retail
7 25 (14.20%) Banking
8 19 (10.80%) Migration
9 17 (9.66%) Supplier Management
10 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 14 (7.95%) CRM
12 13 (7.39%) MS Excel
12 13 (7.39%) Data Centre
13 11 (6.25%) MS Project
13 11 (6.25%) Scrum
13 11 (6.25%) Project Planning
13 11 (6.25%) Waterfall
14 10 (5.68%) Retail Banking
14 10 (5.68%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.11%) Legal
15 9 (5.11%) Business Analysis
15 9 (5.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
16 8 (4.55%) Law
16 8 (4.55%) ERP
16 8 (4.55%) PMO
17 7 (3.98%) ITIL
17 7 (3.98%) Marketing
18 6 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
18 6 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.70%) SAS
2 1 (0.57%) Confluence
2 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.25%) MS Project
3 8 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.41%) MS Office
5 3 (1.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.57%) Primavera
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.27%) Office 365
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.41%) Firewall
2 4 (2.27%) MPLS
2 4 (2.27%) WAN
3 3 (1.70%) LAN
3 3 (1.70%) VLAN
3 3 (1.70%) VPN
4 1 (0.57%) ATM
4 1 (0.57%) Intranet
4 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.57%) VoIP
4 1 (0.57%) VPLS
4 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.57%) Big Data
2 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 68 (38.64%) Finance
2 26 (14.77%) Retail
3 25 (14.20%) Banking
4 10 (5.68%) Retail Banking
5 9 (5.11%) Legal
6 8 (4.55%) Law
7 7 (3.98%) Marketing
8 4 (2.27%) Games
9 3 (1.70%) Advertising
9 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.14%) Back Office
10 2 (1.14%) Billing
11 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.57%) Automotive
11 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) .NET
1 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.70%) FMCG
3 3 (1.70%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.70%) NHS
3 3 (1.70%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.14%) EPoS
4 2 (1.14%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.14%) PMI
5 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.57%) PACS
5 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.84%) Windows
2 3 (1.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.57%) VMS
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (51.70%) Project Management
2 74 (42.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (21.02%) PRINCE2
4 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (10.80%) Migration
6 17 (9.66%) Supplier Management
7 14 (7.95%) CRM
8 11 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 11 (6.25%) Scrum
8 11 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 10 (5.68%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.11%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (4.55%) ERP
12 7 (3.98%) ITIL
13 6 (3.41%) Coaching
13 6 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (3.41%) Software Delivery
14 5 (2.84%) Line Management
14 5 (2.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.57%) C
1 1 (0.57%) C#
1 1 (0.57%) COBOL
1 1 (0.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.70%) APMP
3 3 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (1.14%) ISEB
4 2 (1.14%) PMP
5 1 (0.57%) Degree
5 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) PMO
2 4 (2.27%) QA
3 3 (1.70%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.57%) Basel II
5 1 (0.57%) HL7
5 1 (0.57%) IFRS
5 1 (0.57%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.27%) SAP
3 3 (1.70%) BT
4 2 (1.14%) Cisco
4 2 (1.14%) F5
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle
4 2 (1.14%) VMware
5 1 (0.57%) BMC
5 1 (0.57%) Citrix
5 1 (0.57%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.57%) IBM
5 1 (0.57%) Platfora
5 1 (0.57%) ServiceNow
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