The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 17 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 267 188 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.33% 7.96% 9.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.89% 8.55% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 121 144
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£400 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £24.90 £19.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £30.00 £23.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £29.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +2.58%
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3003 2200 2094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.70% 93.10% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2020 1329 1123
Average daily rate £363 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 118 140
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.99 £22.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -36.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
West Yorkshire -2 180 £400 +6.66% 23
South Yorkshire -5 37 £400 +14.28% 6
North Yorkshire +4 31 £425 -3.40% 3
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 283 (56.71%) Project Management
2 219 (43.89%) Finance
3 181 (36.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 170 (34.07%) PRINCE2
5 94 (18.84%) Banking
6 83 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (14.43%) Retail
8 45 (9.02%) ITIL
9 43 (8.62%) SAP
9 43 (8.62%) Migration
10 38 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 35 (7.01%) Waterfall
12 34 (6.81%) Data Centre
13 31 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (5.61%) Change Management
15 26 (5.21%) E-Commerce
15 26 (5.21%) Supplier Management
15 26 (5.21%) Retail Banking
16 25 (5.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 25 (5.01%) Software Delivery
17 23 (4.61%) Project Planning
18 22 (4.41%) MS Project
18 22 (4.41%) SDLC
19 21 (4.21%) NHS
19 21 (4.21%) Degree
19 21 (4.21%) Matrix Management
20 20 (4.01%) Business Transformation
21 19 (3.81%) Scrum
22 18 (3.61%) Windows
22 18 (3.61%) Microsoft

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (2.61%) CMS
2 7 (1.40%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.20%) Lync
4 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.80%) SAS
6 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (4.41%) MS Project
2 13 (2.61%) MS Office
3 11 (2.20%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.00%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.00%) SAP CRM
2 6 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.20%) GoldMine
3 4 (0.80%) SAP MII
3 4 (0.80%) Agresso
4 3 (0.60%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) INSURE/90
6 1 (0.20%) Magento
6 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.20%) Aligne
6 1 (0.20%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.20%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.01%) Office 365
2 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.40%) Firewall
2 6 (1.20%) Intranet
3 5 (1.00%) SAN
3 5 (1.00%) DMZ
4 4 (0.80%) Extranet
4 4 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.60%) NAS
5 3 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (0.60%) WAN
6 2 (0.40%) MPLS
6 2 (0.40%) Internet
7 1 (0.20%) BGP
7 1 (0.20%) ATM
7 1 (0.20%) LAN
7 1 (0.20%) VoIP
7 1 (0.20%) WebEx
7 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.20%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.20%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.40%) SAP HANA
3 4 (0.80%) DataStage
4 3 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.60%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.40%) Informix
5 2 (0.40%) QlikView
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.40%) MySQL
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.60%) ERwin
2 2 (0.40%) JIRA
3 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 219 (43.89%) Finance
2 94 (18.84%) Banking
3 72 (14.43%) Retail
4 26 (5.21%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.00%) Law
6 7 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.40%) Local Government
6 7 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.20%) Legal
8 4 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.80%) Marketing
9 3 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.40%) Electronics
10 2 (0.40%) Games
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.40%) HTML
1 12 (2.40%) CSS
1 12 (2.40%) XML
2 9 (1.80%) .NET
3 3 (0.60%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.60%) Velocity
4 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.20%) Web Services
5 1 (0.20%) jQuery
5 1 (0.20%) Middleware
5 1 (0.20%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.81%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.21%) NHS
4 8 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (0.80%) Data Integration
6 4 (0.80%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.40%) Wiki
8 2 (0.40%) CESG
8 2 (0.40%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.40%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.40%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.40%) User Experience
8 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.20%) FMCG
9 1 (0.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.61%) Windows
2 4 (0.80%) UNIX
3 3 (0.60%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.40%) Linux
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (56.71%) Project Management
2 181 (36.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 170 (34.07%) PRINCE2
4 83 (16.63%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (9.02%) ITIL
6 43 (8.62%) Migration
7 35 (7.01%) Waterfall
8 28 (5.61%) Change Management
9 26 (5.21%) E-Commerce
9 26 (5.21%) Supplier Management
10 25 (5.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 25 (5.01%) Software Delivery
11 23 (4.61%) Project Planning
12 22 (4.41%) SDLC
13 21 (4.21%) Matrix Management
14 20 (4.01%) Business Transformation
15 19 (3.81%) Scrum
16 17 (3.41%) Risk Management
17 15 (3.01%) CRM
18 14 (2.81%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.61%) PHP
1 13 (2.61%) SQL
2 12 (2.40%) JavaScript
3 11 (2.20%) Java
4 2 (0.40%) C#
5 1 (0.20%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 21 (4.21%) Degree
3 16 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (2.61%) PMP
4 13 (2.61%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.61%) APMP
5 11 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 10 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.40%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) CCNP
8 1 (0.20%) CCNA
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.80%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.20%) XenApp
3 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 43 (8.62%) SAP
2 18 (3.61%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.80%) Oracle
4 8 (1.60%) Sage
4 8 (1.60%) VMware
5 6 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.20%) Cisco
5 6 (1.20%) IBM
5 6 (1.20%) NetSuite
6 5 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (1.00%) HP
6 5 (1.00%) Apple
7 4 (0.80%) Wonderware
7 4 (0.80%) Citrix
8 3 (0.60%) Pega
8 3 (0.60%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.40%) hybris
9 2 (0.40%) F5
9 2 (0.40%) Remedy
9 2 (0.40%) Netezza
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