Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Manager
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 16 15
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 31 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 15.50% 9.30% 9.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.98% 9.66% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 39
Bradford median daily rate £400 £383 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% -1.92% -2.50%
10th Percentile £276 £275 £250
90th Percentile £534 £451 £478
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bradford median hourly rate - £185.00 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year - +6.90% -3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bradford
Contract vacancies in Bradford with a recognized job title 194 290 467
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 96.35% 96.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 167 262
Bradford median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £205 £235 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 42
Bradford median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.92% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.90 £8.50
90th Percentile £23.40 £24.51 £23.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year +7.17% -2.54% +9.24%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Bradford

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Bradford

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Bradford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Bradford

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Bradford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (35.48%) Retail
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 9 (29.03%) Project Planning
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.13%) SMS
7 5 (16.13%) Strategic Thinking
8 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
8 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) PMI
8 4 (12.90%) PMP
8 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
8 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.90%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
8 4 (12.90%) Logistics
9 3 (9.68%) Degree
9 3 (9.68%) SAN
9 3 (9.68%) Product Management
9 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
10 2 (6.45%) Skype
10 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
10 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing Engineering

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SMS
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.45%) LAN
3 2 (6.45%) Skype
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) Intranet
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (35.48%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) PMI
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.23%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 9 (29.03%) Project Planning
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.13%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
7 4 (12.90%) Competitor Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.90%) Logistics
7 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
7 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (9.68%) Product Management
9 2 (6.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 2 (6.45%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 2 (6.45%) DevOps
9 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing Engineering
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
1 4 (12.90%) PMP
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Dell
2 2 (6.45%) EqualLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Fujitsu
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
2 2 (6.45%) Veeam