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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 18 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 158 155 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.91% 8.83% 10.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.62% 9.48% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 113 77
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£414 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £467 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -0.39%
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
1834 1635 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.84% 93.11% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1073 625
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 66 69
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 £9.06 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -12 74 £423 +9.03% 26
Halifax +1 28 £360 -9.09% 8
Bradford -5 25 £425 - 3
Wakefield +5 4 £325 -
Huddersfield +2 2 - - 1
Dewsbury - 2 - -
Project Manager
Yorkshire

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 197 (57.94%) Project Management
2 172 (50.59%) Finance
3 165 (48.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 134 (39.41%) PRINCE2
5 86 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (23.24%) Banking
7 78 (22.94%) Retail
8 45 (13.24%) Supplier Management
9 39 (11.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 35 (10.29%) Waterfall
11 27 (7.94%) ITIL
12 26 (7.65%) Migration
12 26 (7.65%) Business Transformation
13 23 (6.76%) Risk Management
13 23 (6.76%) E-Commerce
14 21 (6.18%) Microsoft
14 21 (6.18%) Retail Banking
15 20 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 17 (5.00%) PRINCE
17 16 (4.71%) MS Excel
17 16 (4.71%) Oracle
18 15 (4.41%) SAP
18 15 (4.41%) Software Delivery
19 14 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (4.12%) Change Management
19 14 (4.12%) Scrum
19 14 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 13 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
21 12 (3.53%) NHS
21 12 (3.53%) SAS

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 12 (3.53%) SAS
2 4 (1.18%) Lync
3 2 (0.59%) Apache
4 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.29%) CMS
4 1 (0.29%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.94%) MS Project
3 9 (2.65%) MS Office
3 9 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Niku Workbench
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.59%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.29%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.29%) Aligne
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (1.47%) LAN
2 5 (1.47%) WAN
3 4 (1.18%) Internet
4 3 (0.88%) Intranet
4 3 (0.88%) DMZ
4 3 (0.88%) Firewall
5 2 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.29%) GPRS
6 1 (0.29%) SAN
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
6 1 (0.29%) NAS
6 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.88%) DataStage
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.59%) Informix
4 2 (0.59%) MySQL
5 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.29%) EDMS
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.29%) JIRA
1 1 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 172 (50.59%) Finance
2 79 (23.24%) Banking
3 78 (22.94%) Retail
4 21 (6.18%) Retail Banking
5 11 (3.24%) Legal
6 5 (1.47%) Law
6 5 (1.47%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.59%) Local Government
8 2 (0.59%) Marketing
8 2 (0.59%) Electronics
8 2 (0.59%) Back Office
8 2 (0.59%) Games
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.47%) .NET
2 2 (0.59%) Java EE
2 2 (0.59%) J2EE
2 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.29%) Web Services
3 1 (0.29%) EDI
3 1 (0.29%) Middleware
3 1 (0.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.53%) NHS
3 5 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (1.18%) Smart Meter
4 4 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 3 (0.88%) EPoS
6 2 (0.59%) IBM XIV
6 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.59%) Wiki
6 2 (0.59%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.59%) PMI
7 1 (0.29%) Handset
7 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.29%) FMCG
7 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.29%) User Experience
7 1 (0.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.76%) Linux
2 5 (1.47%) Windows
3 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.59%) UNIX
5 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (57.94%) Project Management
2 165 (48.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 134 (39.41%) PRINCE2
4 86 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (13.24%) Supplier Management
6 35 (10.29%) Waterfall
7 27 (7.94%) ITIL
8 26 (7.65%) Migration
8 26 (7.65%) Business Transformation
9 23 (6.76%) Risk Management
9 23 (6.76%) E-Commerce
10 20 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (5.00%) PRINCE
12 15 (4.41%) Software Delivery
13 14 (4.12%) Change Management
13 14 (4.12%) Scrum
14 13 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (2.94%) Matrix Management
16 9 (2.65%) Project Planning
17 8 (2.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.35%) SQL
2 2 (0.59%) C#
2 2 (0.59%) Java
2 2 (0.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (11.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (2.65%) PMP
3 9 (2.65%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.06%) APMP
5 4 (1.18%) Degree
6 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.59%) CIMA
6 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.59%) ISEB
6 2 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.59%) CCNP
6 2 (0.59%) CCNA
7 1 (0.29%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) SCCM
2 1 (0.29%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 21 (6.18%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.71%) Oracle
3 15 (4.41%) SAP
4 11 (3.24%) VMware
5 10 (2.94%) HP
6 9 (2.65%) Cisco
7 5 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (1.47%) IBM
8 4 (1.18%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.59%) F5
9 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.59%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.59%) Netezza
9 2 (0.59%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.29%) EMC
10 1 (0.29%) Apple
10 1 (0.29%) Lotus
10 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.29%) Perforce
10 1 (0.29%) OpenText
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 20 days ago