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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 13 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 193 226 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.11% 10.10% 7.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.71% 10.80% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 149 119
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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 £282 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £27.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.72% -24.65%
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
2215 2092 2527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.07% 93.48% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1342 1123 1348
Average daily rate £343 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 133 133
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 £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -7 127 £375 -6.25% 39
South Yorkshire 0 30 £390 +14.28% 11
North Yorkshire +13 18 £440 +10.00% 6
East Yorkshire -4 1 - - 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 171 (44.30%) Project Management
2 144 (37.31%) Finance
3 127 (32.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (28.76%) PRINCE2
5 74 (19.17%) Banking
6 68 (17.62%) Retail
7 45 (11.66%) Migration
8 31 (8.03%) MS Project
8 31 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (7.51%) Scrum
10 22 (5.70%) Change Management
10 22 (5.70%) NHS
11 20 (5.18%) Microsoft
11 20 (5.18%) Oracle
11 20 (5.18%) Retail Banking
12 19 (4.92%) Supplier Management
13 18 (4.66%) Risk Management
13 18 (4.66%) MS Excel
14 17 (4.40%) SAP
14 17 (4.40%) E-Commerce
14 17 (4.40%) PMI Certification
15 16 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 16 (4.15%) Project Planning
16 14 (3.63%) Waterfall
16 14 (3.63%) ERP
16 14 (3.63%) ITIL
16 14 (3.63%) Windows
17 13 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (3.37%) Resource Management
18 12 (3.11%) PMI

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) SAS
3 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.26%) Quickr
Applications
1 31 (8.03%) MS Project
2 18 (4.66%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.85%) MS Office
4 7 (1.81%) 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%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.52%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.33%) WAN
2 7 (1.81%) LAN
3 6 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.30%) Firewall
5 2 (0.52%) Intranet
5 2 (0.52%) Internet
6 1 (0.26%) Wireless
6 1 (0.26%) SNMP
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
6 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.52%) OLTP
3 1 (0.26%) Big Data
3 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) Ant
2 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 144 (37.31%) Finance
2 74 (19.17%) Banking
3 68 (17.62%) Retail
4 20 (5.18%) Retail Banking
5 12 (3.11%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.81%) Back Office
6 7 (1.81%) Marketing
7 6 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.04%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Games
10 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.30%) .NET
2 3 (0.78%) Middleware
2 3 (0.78%) EDI
3 1 (0.26%) CSS
3 1 (0.26%) HTML
3 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.70%) NHS
2 12 (3.11%) PMI
3 4 (1.04%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.78%) IVR
4 3 (0.78%) PACS
4 3 (0.78%) Data Extraction
4 3 (0.78%) FMCG
5 2 (0.52%) Kindle
5 2 (0.52%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.26%) Equities
6 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.26%) CCTV
6 1 (0.26%) Economics
6 1 (0.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.63%) Windows
2 7 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (44.30%) Project Management
2 127 (32.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 111 (28.76%) PRINCE2
4 45 (11.66%) Migration
5 31 (8.03%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (7.51%) Scrum
7 22 (5.70%) Change Management
8 19 (4.92%) Supplier Management
9 18 (4.66%) Risk Management
10 17 (4.40%) E-Commerce
11 16 (4.15%) Project Planning
12 14 (3.63%) Waterfall
12 14 (3.63%) ERP
12 14 (3.63%) ITIL
13 13 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (3.37%) Resource Management
14 11 (2.85%) Business Analysis
15 10 (2.59%) CRM
15 10 (2.59%) Business Transformation
16 8 (2.07%) 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 (4.40%) PMI Certification
2 16 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (1.81%) Degree
5 6 (1.55%) APMP
6 5 (1.30%) PMP
7 3 (0.78%) ISEB
7 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.26%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
2 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 20 (5.18%) Microsoft
1 20 (5.18%) Oracle
2 17 (4.40%) SAP
3 8 (2.07%) JD Edwards
4 4 (1.04%) Cisco
5 3 (0.78%) Sun
6 2 (0.52%) Mantas
6 2 (0.52%) Actimize
6 2 (0.52%) Norkom
6 2 (0.52%) Cognos
6 2 (0.52%) Citrix
6 2 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.26%) Niku
7 1 (0.26%) Unisys
7 1 (0.26%) Misys
7 1 (0.26%) Informatica
7 1 (0.26%) JDA
7 1 (0.26%) Epicor
7 1 (0.26%) Lotus
7 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £230.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £675.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £270 - £290 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per hour + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £315 - £365 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £260 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago