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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 11 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 179 121 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.52% 7.81% 7.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.32% 8.29% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 81 54
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.15 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +17.74%
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
1581 1459 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.95% 94.19% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 869 680
Average daily rate £375 £325 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 49 93
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £8.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 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 -7 73 £410 +2.50% 38
Halifax +8 41 £396 +8.49% 4
Bradford +20 39 £425 -5.55% 5
Castleford - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 3
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Project Manager
Yorkshire

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 167 (54.93%) Project Management
2 144 (47.37%) Finance
3 130 (42.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 123 (40.46%) PRINCE2
5 83 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (22.04%) Retail
7 60 (19.74%) Banking
8 40 (13.16%) Supplier Management
9 34 (11.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 30 (9.87%) E-Commerce
11 29 (9.54%) Waterfall
12 24 (7.89%) Migration
13 21 (6.91%) Microsoft
13 21 (6.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 20 (6.58%) Change Management
15 18 (5.92%) PRINCE
16 17 (5.59%) ITIL
16 17 (5.59%) Retail Banking
16 17 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (4.93%) Oracle
18 14 (4.61%) MS Office
18 14 (4.61%) SAP
18 14 (4.61%) MS Excel
19 13 (4.28%) MS Project
19 13 (4.28%) Risk Management
20 12 (3.95%) Scrum
20 12 (3.95%) PMP
20 12 (3.95%) PMI Certification
20 12 (3.95%) Resource Management
21 11 (3.62%) Business Transformation

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1 (0.33%) SAS
1 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.33%) CICS
1 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.33%) CMS
1 1 (0.33%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (4.61%) MS Office
1 14 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.28%) MS Project
3 5 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) Niku Workbench
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.66%) InDesign
4 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.66%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.66%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.66%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.33%) Maximo
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.33%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.33%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Trello
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.30%) LAN
2 6 (1.97%) WAN
3 5 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.32%) Firewall
4 4 (1.32%) Intranet
5 3 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.66%) Network Security
7 1 (0.33%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.66%) EDMS
3 2 (0.66%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.33%) OLTP
4 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (0.66%) Axure RP
1 2 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.33%) Hudson
General
1 144 (47.37%) Finance
2 67 (22.04%) Retail
3 60 (19.74%) Banking
4 17 (5.59%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.30%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.32%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Law
8 2 (0.66%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.30%) .NET
2 2 (0.66%) Java EE
2 2 (0.66%) J2EE
3 1 (0.33%) EDI
3 1 (0.33%) HTML
3 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.33%) CSS
3 1 (0.33%) Web Services
3 1 (0.33%) Middleware
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.96%) NHS
3 7 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.32%) FMCG
5 3 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.66%) User Experience
6 2 (0.66%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.66%) EPoS
7 1 (0.33%) PMI
7 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.33%) Handset
7 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.33%) Economics
7 1 (0.33%) CCTV
7 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.33%) LPAR
7 1 (0.33%) Social Media
7 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.63%) Windows
2 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (1.32%) Linux
3 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.66%) UNIX
5 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (54.93%) Project Management
2 130 (42.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 123 (40.46%) PRINCE2
4 83 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (13.16%) Supplier Management
6 30 (9.87%) E-Commerce
7 29 (9.54%) Waterfall
8 24 (7.89%) Migration
9 21 (6.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 20 (6.58%) Change Management
11 18 (5.92%) PRINCE
12 17 (5.59%) ITIL
13 13 (4.28%) Risk Management
14 12 (3.95%) Scrum
14 12 (3.95%) Resource Management
15 11 (3.62%) Business Transformation
16 10 (3.29%) Change Control
17 9 (2.96%) Programme Management
17 9 (2.96%) Service Delivery
17 9 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.63%) SQL
2 3 (0.99%) Java
3 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.33%) C
3 1 (0.33%) C#
3 1 (0.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 34 (11.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (3.95%) PMP
2 12 (3.95%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (2.63%) APMP
4 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) CIMA
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) Degree
5 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) SCCM
2 1 (0.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 21 (6.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.93%) Oracle
3 14 (4.61%) SAP
4 6 (1.97%) Cisco
4 6 (1.97%) HP
4 6 (1.97%) VMware
5 4 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.66%) Tableau
6 2 (0.66%) Fujitsu
6 2 (0.66%) Niku
6 2 (0.66%) SunGard
6 2 (0.66%) Informatica
6 2 (0.66%) IBM
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe
7 1 (0.33%) Novell
7 1 (0.33%) Apple
7 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.33%) Perforce
7 1 (0.33%) Open Text
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer
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