The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 320 199 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.05% 8.27% 9.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.77% 10.82% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 117 130
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £43.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.20 £30.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £30.00 £46.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +3.44%
Project Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2506 1839 1687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.68% 76.43% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1754 1145 923
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £481 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 53 76
Average hourly rate £15.36 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £10.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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
(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
West Yorkshire -1 229 £413 +17.85% 50
South Yorkshire +8 51 £495 +52.30% 10
North Yorkshire -4 23 £400 -9.09% 12
Humberside - 1 £800 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 267 (43.00%) Finance
2 194 (31.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 193 (31.08%) PRINCE2
4 154 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (12.88%) Waterfall
6 75 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
6 75 (12.08%) Banking
7 63 (10.14%) Retail
8 62 (9.98%) Change Management
9 61 (9.82%) ITIL
10 60 (9.66%) Business Analysis
11 48 (7.73%) Microsoft
12 40 (6.44%) SQL
12 40 (6.44%) Degree
13 39 (6.28%) Service Delivery
14 38 (6.12%) Migration
15 37 (5.96%) Windows
15 37 (5.96%) User Stories
16 34 (5.48%) SDLC
16 34 (5.48%) MS Excel
17 33 (5.31%) Cisco
17 33 (5.31%) Management Information System
17 33 (5.31%) Supplier Management
18 32 (5.15%) Programme Management
19 31 (4.99%) SAP
20 30 (4.83%) MS Project
20 30 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 30 (4.83%) Service Management
20 30 (4.83%) QA
21 28 (4.51%) Data Centre

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 24 (3.86%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.54%) SAS
3 14 (2.25%) CMS
4 9 (1.45%) IIS
5 6 (0.97%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.64%) GlassFish
7 4 (0.64%) Confluence
7 4 (0.64%) Apache
8 2 (0.32%) JBoss
8 2 (0.32%) CICS
8 2 (0.32%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.16%) Lync
9 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.16%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.83%) MS Project
3 24 (3.86%) MS Office
4 19 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (2.09%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.81%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.32%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.32%) XMetaL
7 2 (0.32%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.32%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.32%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.29%) SAP CRM
3 6 (0.97%) GoldMine
4 4 (0.64%) SAP MII
5 3 (0.48%) assyst
5 3 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.48%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.16%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.16%) Agresso
6 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.16%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.61%) Office 365
2 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.38%) Firewall
2 17 (2.74%) SAN
2 17 (2.74%) MPLS
3 13 (2.09%) BGP
4 12 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (1.29%) VPN
7 7 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.97%) WAN
9 5 (0.81%) LAN
9 5 (0.81%) VoIP
9 5 (0.81%) Intranet
9 5 (0.81%) NAS
9 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.64%) HSRP
10 4 (0.64%) VLAN
10 4 (0.64%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.64%) VRRP
10 4 (0.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.97%) SAP HANA
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.64%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.48%) DataStage
7 2 (0.32%) MySQL
7 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.32%) QlikView
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.32%) Adabas
7 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.16%) DB2
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.45%) Rational Rose
2 7 (1.13%) JIRA
3 4 (0.64%) JUnit
4 3 (0.48%) NUnit
5 2 (0.32%) Toad
5 2 (0.32%) ERwin
5 2 (0.32%) Selenium
6 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.16%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.16%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 267 (43.00%) Finance
2 75 (12.08%) Banking
3 63 (10.14%) Retail
4 23 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 14 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.09%) Legal
7 11 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.13%) Marketing
9 5 (0.81%) Publishing
9 5 (0.81%) Local Government
10 3 (0.48%) Law
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 285 (45.89%) Project Manager
2 88 (14.17%) Analyst
3 49 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
4 42 (6.76%) Business Analyst
5 30 (4.83%) Senior Manager
6 25 (4.03%) Developer
7 23 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 21 (3.38%) IT Project Manager
9 20 (3.22%) Contracts Manager
10 19 (3.06%) Technical Manager
10 19 (3.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 19 (3.06%) Technical Project Manager
11 18 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (2.90%) Senior Project Manager
11 18 (2.90%) PMO Analyst
12 16 (2.58%) Business Manager
13 15 (2.42%) Implementation Manager
13 15 (2.42%) Programme Manager
14 14 (2.25%) Coordinator
14 14 (2.25%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.35%) Web Services
2 24 (3.86%) XML
3 17 (2.74%) HTML
4 16 (2.58%) .NET
5 12 (1.93%) CSS
6 7 (1.13%) Middleware
7 5 (0.81%) Hibernate
7 5 (0.81%) WSDL
7 5 (0.81%) WCF
8 4 (0.64%) WF
8 4 (0.64%) Grails
8 4 (0.64%) Spring
8 4 (0.64%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.64%) Velocity
8 4 (0.64%) XML Schema
8 4 (0.64%) JAXB
9 3 (0.48%) JSP
9 3 (0.48%) Servlets
9 3 (0.48%) SOAP
9 3 (0.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 75 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.31%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.51%) Data Centre
4 27 (4.35%) NHS
5 15 (2.42%) Smart Meter
6 11 (1.77%) Clustering
7 10 (1.61%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.13%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.97%) Informatics
10 5 (0.81%) User Experience
10 5 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.64%) CMDB
11 4 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.64%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.64%) W3C
12 3 (0.48%) Life Science
12 3 (0.48%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.48%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.32%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.96%) Windows
2 16 (2.58%) Linux
3 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.97%) UNIX
6 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) zOS
9 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (31.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 193 (31.08%) PRINCE2
3 154 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (12.88%) Waterfall
5 62 (9.98%) Change Management
6 61 (9.82%) ITIL
7 60 (9.66%) Business Analysis
8 39 (6.28%) Service Delivery
9 38 (6.12%) Migration
10 37 (5.96%) User Stories
11 34 (5.48%) SDLC
12 33 (5.31%) Supplier Management
13 32 (5.15%) Programme Management
14 30 (4.83%) Service Management
15 27 (4.35%) Risk Management
15 27 (4.35%) Scrum
16 26 (4.19%) Project Planning
17 25 (4.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 23 (3.70%) ITSM
19 21 (3.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (6.44%) SQL
2 21 (3.38%) JavaScript
3 19 (3.06%) Java
4 13 (2.09%) PHP
5 6 (0.97%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.64%) Perl
6 4 (0.64%) Python
7 3 (0.48%) C
7 3 (0.48%) C#
7 3 (0.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.32%) COBOL
8 2 (0.32%) VB
8 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.32%) NATURAL
8 2 (0.32%) JCL
8 2 (0.32%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.16%) R
9 1 (0.16%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (6.44%) Degree
2 30 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (2.58%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.42%) PMP
4 15 (2.42%) PMI Certification
5 12 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (1.13%) APMP
7 6 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.81%) CISSP
8 5 (0.81%) ISEB
9 4 (0.64%) CCNP
9 4 (0.64%) CCIE
9 4 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.48%) CCSP
10 3 (0.48%) MCSE
10 3 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.48%) MCITP
10 3 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.83%) QA
2 10 (1.61%) SLA
3 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) FATCA
5 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.45%) VMware Server
4 5 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.81%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.32%) XenApp
5 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.32%) vSphere
5 2 (0.32%) NFS
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.29%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.48%) OpenView
3 2 (0.32%) SCCM
3 2 (0.32%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.16%) Cacti
4 1 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.16%) Puppet
4 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.16%) Nagios
4 1 (0.16%) Opsview
4 1 (0.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 48 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.31%) Cisco
3 31 (4.99%) SAP
4 26 (4.19%) Oracle
5 20 (3.22%) VMware
6 16 (2.58%) HP
7 14 (2.25%) IBM
8 12 (1.93%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.93%) CheckPoint
9 10 (1.61%) F5
10 8 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.97%) Sage
12 6 (0.97%) NetSuite
13 5 (0.81%) Apple
13 5 (0.81%) Citrix
14 4 (0.64%) Informatica
14 4 (0.64%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.64%) Wonderware
15 3 (0.48%) Remedy
Hull, North Humberside
CPS Group UK
Rate: Market related
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hull
CPS Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £550 - 650 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago