The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 14 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 5 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 6.67% 18.09% 16.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 23.61% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 25
Median daily rate £388 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -10.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £241 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £465 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year -21.42% +25.56%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 72 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 86.67% 76.60% 84.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 109
Median daily rate £405 £383 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Halifax

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Halifax

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) CCNA
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) CCSA
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Data Management
8 1 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (8.33%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) Data Security
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) Unix
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (8.33%) ERP
8 1 (8.33%) SAS
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (8.33%) SAP Business One
8 1 (8.33%) Resource Management

Project Management
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) SAP