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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 14 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 251 197 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.68% 8.40% 8.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.40% 8.96% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 132 84
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £294 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £409 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +9.48%
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
2414 2199 1990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.10% 93.73% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1560 1290 946
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 105 165
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.42 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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
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 4 March 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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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 +1 180 £411 +2.81% 31
South Yorkshire +5 34 £375 -6.25% 15
North Yorkshire +15 22 £410 +17.14% 6
East Yorkshire -7 1 £400 - 2
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 275 (57.41%) Project Management
2 219 (45.72%) Finance
3 188 (39.25%) PRINCE2
4 183 (38.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 97 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (19.21%) Retail
7 83 (17.33%) Banking
8 53 (11.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 49 (10.23%) Supplier Management
10 43 (8.98%) Microsoft
11 42 (8.77%) Migration
12 35 (7.31%) E-Commerce
12 35 (7.31%) Waterfall
13 31 (6.47%) ITIL
14 30 (6.26%) Change Management
15 28 (5.85%) NHS
15 28 (5.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 26 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (5.22%) SAP
17 25 (5.22%) Retail Banking
18 24 (5.01%) Oracle
18 24 (5.01%) ERP
19 23 (4.80%) MS Excel
19 23 (4.80%) PMI Certification
19 23 (4.80%) Business Transformation
20 22 (4.59%) PMP
20 22 (4.59%) PRINCE
21 20 (4.18%) MS Office
21 20 (4.18%) Risk Management
21 20 (4.18%) VMware

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (1.88%) SAS
2 4 (0.84%) IBM Notes
2 4 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.63%) Drupal
3 3 (0.63%) CMS
4 2 (0.42%) Quickr
4 2 (0.42%) Lync
4 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.21%) CICS
5 1 (0.21%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.18%) MS Office
3 19 (3.97%) MS Project
4 10 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.42%) InDesign
6 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.42%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.42%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.21%) Niku Workbench
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.25%) Agresso
2 5 (1.04%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.42%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.21%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Maximo
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.21%) Aligne
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.63%) Office 365
2 2 (0.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.34%) LAN
2 15 (3.13%) WAN
3 9 (1.88%) Firewall
4 6 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (1.04%) Intranet
5 5 (1.04%) Internet
6 4 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.42%) Network Security
7 2 (0.42%) Wireless
7 2 (0.42%) VoIP
7 2 (0.42%) SNMP
7 2 (0.42%) VPN
7 2 (0.42%) DNS
8 1 (0.21%) MPLS
8 1 (0.21%) Broadband
8 1 (0.21%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.63%) EDMS
5 2 (0.42%) DataStage
5 2 (0.42%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.21%) MySQL
6 1 (0.21%) Informix
6 1 (0.21%) OLTP
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (0.42%) Axure RP
1 2 (0.42%) JIRA
1 2 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.21%) Hudson
General
1 219 (45.72%) Finance
2 92 (19.21%) Retail
3 83 (17.33%) Banking
4 25 (5.22%) Retail Banking
5 12 (2.51%) Legal
6 11 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.46%) Back Office
8 5 (1.04%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.63%) Local Government
9 3 (0.63%) Marketing
9 3 (0.63%) Electronics
9 3 (0.63%) Law
10 2 (0.42%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.46%) .NET
2 5 (1.04%) Middleware
3 4 (0.84%) EDI
3 4 (0.84%) HTML
3 4 (0.84%) CSS
4 2 (0.42%) Java EE
4 2 (0.42%) Web Services
4 2 (0.42%) J2EE
5 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.21%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.85%) NHS
2 26 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.46%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.25%) Credit Risk
5 4 (0.84%) FMCG
5 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.84%) EPoS
5 4 (0.84%) PMI
6 3 (0.63%) User Experience
6 3 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.42%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.42%) iSeries
7 2 (0.42%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.42%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.21%) Economics
8 1 (0.21%) Wiki
8 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.21%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.13%) Windows
2 7 (1.46%) Linux
3 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.63%) UNIX
5 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (57.41%) Project Management
2 188 (39.25%) PRINCE2
3 183 (38.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 97 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (10.23%) Supplier Management
6 42 (8.77%) Migration
7 35 (7.31%) E-Commerce
7 35 (7.31%) Waterfall
8 31 (6.47%) ITIL
9 30 (6.26%) Change Management
10 28 (5.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 24 (5.01%) ERP
12 23 (4.80%) Business Transformation
13 22 (4.59%) PRINCE
14 20 (4.18%) Risk Management
15 18 (3.76%) Project Planning
16 17 (3.55%) Scrum
17 14 (2.92%) Business Analysis
18 13 (2.71%) Programme Management
19 12 (2.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.51%) SQL
2 4 (0.84%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.42%) Java
3 2 (0.42%) C
3 2 (0.42%) C#
4 1 (0.21%) COBOL
4 1 (0.21%) PHP
4 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (11.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 23 (4.80%) PMI Certification
3 22 (4.59%) PMP
4 16 (3.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (2.30%) Degree
6 9 (1.88%) APMP
6 9 (1.88%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 2 (0.42%) ISEB
9 2 (0.42%) CIMA
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.21%) CCNP
10 1 (0.21%) CCNA
10 1 (0.21%) CIPD
10 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.21%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.67%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.42%) Firmware
2 2 (0.42%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 43 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.22%) SAP
3 24 (5.01%) Oracle
4 20 (4.18%) VMware
5 17 (3.55%) Cisco
6 16 (3.34%) HP
7 5 (1.04%) IBM
8 4 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (0.84%) SunGard
8 4 (0.84%) Citrix
8 4 (0.84%) Lotus
9 2 (0.42%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.42%) Adobe
9 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.21%) Niku
10 1 (0.21%) iSOFT
10 1 (0.21%) Sage
10 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.21%) Apple
10 1 (0.21%) BMC
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £25.5 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £420.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago