The median contractor rate for a Lead Project Manager was £356 per day in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 3 months to 25 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.

Lead Project Manager
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 25 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Project Manager 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 4.23% 1.37% 3.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 1.38% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £356 £285 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.02% -20.01%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £373 £410
% change year-on-year -4.42% -9.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax. 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
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 68 145 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 95.77% 99.32% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 115 106
Median daily rate £373 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.75% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £8.83 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Lead Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Project Manager in Halifax

Lead Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Project Manager in Halifax

Lead Project Manager Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Lead 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 Halifax region featuring Lead Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Banking

Lead Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement