The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 16 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 201 200 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.82% 9.74% 9.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.85% 13.66% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 106 115
Average daily rate £376 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.50% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.05 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.99% +27.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1852 1464 1814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 72.09% 71.31% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 759 941
Average daily rate £345 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 56 43
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £12.44 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Management
England

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -9 151 £388 - 46
South Yorkshire -4 18 £300 -16.66% 4
North Yorkshire -10 13 £400 +6.66% 5
East Yorkshire -3 1 - - 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 155 (36.99%) Finance
2 130 (31.03%) PRINCE2
3 106 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (11.93%) Banking
5 45 (10.74%) Microsoft
6 44 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (10.50%) Supplier Management
7 43 (10.26%) Scrum
8 41 (9.79%) Change Management
8 41 (9.79%) ITIL
9 38 (9.07%) Retail
10 36 (8.59%) Waterfall
11 34 (8.11%) MS Excel
11 34 (8.11%) MS Office
12 29 (6.92%) SQL
12 29 (6.92%) Oracle
12 29 (6.92%) MS Project
13 28 (6.68%) .NET
14 27 (6.44%) Migration
15 26 (6.21%) NHS
16 25 (5.97%) Cisco
17 24 (5.73%) Service Management
18 23 (5.49%) Project Planning
18 23 (5.49%) Change Control
19 22 (5.25%) Resource Management
19 22 (5.25%) PRINCE
19 22 (5.25%) HTML
20 21 (5.01%) Windows
20 21 (5.01%) Degree
21 20 (4.77%) SharePoint

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.91%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.72%) Apache
7 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.48%) Jetty
8 2 (0.48%) WordPress
8 2 (0.48%) CMS
8 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.48%) IIS
8 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 34 (8.11%) MS Office
2 29 (6.92%) MS Project
3 17 (4.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.39%) Aligne
2 5 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.72%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.72%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.72%) SaaS
2 2 (0.48%) IaaS
2 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.86%) Firewall
2 9 (2.15%) WAN
3 8 (1.91%) LAN
4 7 (1.67%) DNS
4 7 (1.67%) SAN
5 6 (1.43%) LDAP
5 6 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.43%) VoIP
6 5 (1.19%) Internet
7 4 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.72%) ATM
8 3 (0.72%) OSPF
8 3 (0.72%) BGP
8 3 (0.72%) NetScreen
8 3 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.48%) Multicast
9 2 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.48%) NAS
9 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.91%) MySQL
4 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.72%) DTS
6 3 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.48%) JasperReports
7 2 (0.48%) MS Access
7 2 (0.48%) OLTP
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.24%) DB2
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.91%) JIRA
3 5 (1.19%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.48%) jMock
4 2 (0.48%) TestNG
4 2 (0.48%) EasyMock
4 2 (0.48%) Hudson
4 2 (0.48%) Subclipse
4 2 (0.48%) Subversion
4 2 (0.48%) Maven
4 2 (0.48%) Log4j
4 2 (0.48%) JUnit
4 2 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.24%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.24%) Selenium
5 1 (0.24%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
General
1 155 (36.99%) Finance
2 50 (11.93%) Banking
3 38 (9.07%) Retail
4 10 (2.39%) Retail Banking
5 7 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.95%) Marketing
7 4 (0.95%) Games
7 4 (0.95%) Publishing
8 3 (0.72%) Back Office
8 3 (0.72%) Local Government
9 2 (0.48%) Czech Language
9 2 (0.48%) Hungarian Language
9 2 (0.48%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.48%) Romanian Language
9 2 (0.48%) Slovak Language
9 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 203 (48.45%) Project Manager
2 48 (11.46%) Analyst
3 23 (5.49%) Business Analyst
4 18 (4.30%) Developer
5 15 (3.58%) Contracts Manager
5 15 (3.58%) Infrastructure Manager
5 15 (3.58%) Agile Project Manager
6 14 (3.34%) Senior Manager
6 14 (3.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 14 (3.34%) Programme Manager
6 14 (3.34%) IT Project Manager
7 13 (3.10%) Architect
7 13 (3.10%) Technical Manager
8 12 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
9 9 (2.15%) Change Manager
9 9 (2.15%) Java Developer
9 9 (2.15%) Business Project Manager
9 9 (2.15%) Business Manager
10 8 (1.91%) PMO Analyst
10 8 (1.91%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.68%) .NET
2 22 (5.25%) HTML
3 19 (4.53%) CSS
3 19 (4.53%) Web Services
4 17 (4.06%) XML
5 10 (2.39%) HTML5
6 9 (2.15%) XHTML
6 9 (2.15%) Spring
7 8 (1.91%) CSS3
7 8 (1.91%) Hibernate
7 8 (1.91%) SOAP
7 8 (1.91%) JDBC
7 8 (1.91%) J2EE
8 7 (1.67%) JSP
8 7 (1.67%) XSD
8 7 (1.67%) REST
9 6 (1.43%) jQuery
9 6 (1.43%) JAX-WS
9 6 (1.43%) XSL
9 6 (1.43%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.21%) NHS
2 12 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.15%) IVR
4 8 (1.91%) Blackberry
4 8 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.67%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.43%) PKI
7 5 (1.19%) PMI
7 5 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.72%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.72%) Clustering
8 3 (0.72%) Informatics
8 3 (0.72%) Open Source
8 3 (0.72%) Social Media
8 3 (0.72%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.48%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.48%) FMCG
9 2 (0.48%) PACS
9 2 (0.48%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.48%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.01%) Windows
2 10 (2.39%) Windows 7
3 9 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.19%) UNIX
4 5 (1.19%) Linux
5 4 (0.95%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.72%) Solaris
7 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (31.03%) PRINCE2
2 106 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (10.50%) Supplier Management
4 43 (10.26%) Scrum
5 41 (9.79%) Change Management
5 41 (9.79%) ITIL
6 36 (8.59%) Waterfall
7 27 (6.44%) Migration
8 24 (5.73%) Service Management
9 23 (5.49%) Project Planning
9 23 (5.49%) Change Control
10 22 (5.25%) Resource Management
10 22 (5.25%) PRINCE
11 19 (4.53%) TDD
12 18 (4.30%) Risk Management
13 17 (4.06%) SOA
13 17 (4.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (4.06%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.06%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.92%) SQL
2 19 (4.53%) JavaScript
3 16 (3.82%) Java
4 11 (2.63%) PHP
5 10 (2.39%) C#
6 4 (0.95%) C
7 3 (0.72%) VB
8 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.48%) C++
8 2 (0.48%) Perl
8 2 (0.48%) Python
9 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.24%) VBA
9 1 (0.24%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (5.01%) Degree
2 18 (4.30%) ISEB
3 13 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 11 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (2.15%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.67%) PMP
8 6 (1.43%) MCSE
8 6 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.19%) CCIE
10 4 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.72%) CCNP
11 3 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.48%) APMP
12 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.48%) CCVP
12 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.24%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.30%) QA
2 11 (2.63%) FATCA
3 5 (1.19%) SLA
3 5 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.72%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) MiFID
5 1 (0.24%) HL7
5 1 (0.24%) EMIR
5 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 11 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.95%) vSphere
4 3 (0.72%) Sendmail
4 3 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.24%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) XenServer
6 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (1.19%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.72%) WSUS
3 3 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.72%) SCCM
4 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.24%) MOM
5 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.92%) Oracle
3 25 (5.97%) Cisco
4 13 (3.10%) SAP
5 11 (2.63%) VMware
6 10 (2.39%) Business Objects
6 10 (2.39%) SunGard
7 9 (2.15%) McAfee
8 8 (1.91%) JBoss
8 8 (1.91%) Siebel
9 7 (1.67%) Avaya
9 7 (1.67%) Genesys
10 6 (1.43%) Remedy
10 6 (1.43%) Juniper
11 5 (1.19%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.95%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.95%) NetApp
12 4 (0.95%) HP
12 4 (0.95%) Citrix
13 3 (0.72%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £150 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Neon Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hudson - London
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £800 - £900 per day + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Posted: 16 days ago