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 1 September 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 14 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 192 222 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.99% 9.80% 7.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.61% 10.45% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 146 115
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£375 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -17.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -24.66%
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
2231 2125 2566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.84% 93.78% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1353 1145 1351
Average daily rate £330 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 142 128
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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 1 September 2014.

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
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 1 September 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
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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 -6 130 £375 -6.25% 41
South Yorkshire 0 29 £370 +9.62% 8
North Yorkshire +16 17 £445 +11.25% 6
East Yorkshire -4 1 - - 2
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 172 (44.91%) Project Management
2 146 (38.12%) Finance
3 122 (31.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (28.98%) PRINCE2
5 68 (17.75%) Banking
6 61 (15.93%) Retail
7 46 (12.01%) Migration
8 31 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (7.83%) MS Project
10 29 (7.57%) Scrum
11 22 (5.74%) NHS
12 20 (5.22%) Change Management
12 20 (5.22%) Oracle
13 19 (4.96%) Microsoft
14 18 (4.70%) MS Excel
14 18 (4.70%) Risk Management
14 18 (4.70%) Supplier Management
15 17 (4.44%) SAP
15 17 (4.44%) E-Commerce
15 17 (4.44%) PMI Certification
15 17 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 16 (4.18%) ITIL
16 16 (4.18%) Project Planning
17 14 (3.66%) Retail Banking
17 14 (3.66%) Windows
17 14 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (3.39%) Waterfall
19 12 (3.13%) Resource Management
19 12 (3.13%) Business Analysis
19 12 (3.13%) PMI

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 4 (1.04%) CMS
2 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.26%) SAS
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.26%) Quickr
3 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (7.83%) MS Project
2 18 (4.70%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.61%) MS Office
4 6 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.52%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.35%) WAN
2 7 (1.83%) LAN
3 6 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.31%) Firewall
5 2 (0.52%) Intranet
5 2 (0.52%) Internet
6 1 (0.26%) Wireless
6 1 (0.26%) VoIP
6 1 (0.26%) SNMP
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.52%) OLTP
2 2 (0.52%) SAP BW
2 2 (0.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.26%) Ant
General
1 146 (38.12%) Finance
2 68 (17.75%) Banking
3 61 (15.93%) Retail
4 14 (3.66%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.83%) Back Office
7 6 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.57%) Marketing
8 4 (1.04%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Games
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
10 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.31%) .NET
2 3 (0.78%) EDI
2 3 (0.78%) Middleware
3 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.26%) CSS
3 1 (0.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.74%) NHS
2 12 (3.13%) PMI
3 5 (1.31%) FMCG
4 4 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.78%) Data Extraction
5 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.78%) IVR
5 3 (0.78%) PACS
6 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.52%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.52%) Kindle
6 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.26%) iSeries
7 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.26%) Equities
7 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.26%) Economics
7 1 (0.26%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.66%) Windows
2 7 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (44.91%) Project Management
2 122 (31.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 111 (28.98%) PRINCE2
4 46 (12.01%) Migration
5 31 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (7.57%) Scrum
7 20 (5.22%) Change Management
8 18 (4.70%) Risk Management
8 18 (4.70%) Supplier Management
9 17 (4.44%) E-Commerce
10 16 (4.18%) ITIL
10 16 (4.18%) Project Planning
11 14 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (3.39%) Waterfall
13 12 (3.13%) Business Analysis
13 12 (3.13%) Resource Management
14 11 (2.87%) CRM
14 11 (2.87%) ERP
15 10 (2.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (2.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.78%) VB
2 2 (0.52%) SQL
2 2 (0.52%) Java
3 1 (0.26%) PHP
3 1 (0.26%) C
3 1 (0.26%) C#
3 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 17 (4.44%) PMI Certification
2 8 (2.09%) Degree
3 7 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (1.57%) APMP
5 5 (1.31%) PMP
6 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.78%) ISEB
7 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.35%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 20 (5.22%) Oracle
2 19 (4.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.44%) SAP
4 8 (2.09%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.04%) Cisco
6 3 (0.78%) Sun
6 3 (0.78%) Informatica
7 2 (0.52%) Mantas
7 2 (0.52%) Actimize
7 2 (0.52%) Norkom
7 2 (0.52%) IBM
7 2 (0.52%) Cognos
7 2 (0.52%) Citrix
7 2 (0.52%) Tableau
8 1 (0.26%) Unisys
8 1 (0.26%) Misys
8 1 (0.26%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.26%) Capita
8 1 (0.26%) JDA
8 1 (0.26%) Lotus
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: negoitable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified -Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 9 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per hour + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £315 - £365 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago