Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £385 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 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.

IT Project Manager
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 131 148
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17 -33
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 12 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.54% 0.54% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.56% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 12
Leeds median daily rate £385 £400 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% -13.04% +23.49%
10th Percentile £250 £319 £218
90th Percentile £523 £505 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.23% +7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2160 2482 3078
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.87% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1651 2129
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £546 £563 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 97
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.84
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.35 £35.82
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Leeds

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Leeds

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT 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 Leeds region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) APMP
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (8.33%) Siebel
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) PMI
7 1 (8.33%) PMP
7 1 (8.33%) Back Office
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Law

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
7 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (16.67%) APMP
2 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel