The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 14.89% 9.46% 12.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.22% 9.72% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 17
Median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £380 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £414
% change year-on-year - +2.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £185.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.39% -5.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 92 144 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 97.87% 97.30% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 92 120
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.93% -29.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 June 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 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Project Management
3 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (29.63%) Project Planning
5 6 (22.22%) Retail
6 5 (18.52%) Matrix Management
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Programme Governance
8 3 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
8 3 (11.11%) SAP
8 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
9 2 (7.41%) EPoS
9 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
9 2 (7.41%) Dell
9 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.41%) LAN
9 2 (7.41%) WAN
9 2 (7.41%) VPN
9 2 (7.41%) Firewall
9 2 (7.41%) Wireless
9 2 (7.41%) WSUS
9 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
9 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (7.41%) Billing

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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) ATM
3 1 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.70%) LSMW
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) EPoS
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Project Management
2 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (29.63%) Project Planning
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Matrix Management
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) Programme Governance
6 3 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
7 2 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Logistics
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.41%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Dell
2 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SonicWALL
2 2 (7.41%) Veeam