The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 29 29
Rank change year-on-year -16 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 41 91 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.92% 5.83% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 6.06% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 66 55
Median daily rate £425 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -8.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £293 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.12% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £23.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +68.47% -32.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1025 1502 1270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.99% 96.16% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 1071 846
Median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 34 39
Median hourly rate £15.86 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.18% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £18.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Leeds

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Leeds

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Leeds over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Leeds

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Leeds region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 62 (57.94%) Project Management
2 45 (42.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (34.58%) Finance
4 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.15%) Migration
5 13 (12.15%) PRINCE2
6 11 (10.28%) Supplier Management
7 9 (8.41%) Legal
7 9 (8.41%) Scrum
7 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
8 8 (7.48%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.48%) Matrix Management
8 8 (7.48%) CRM
8 8 (7.48%) Marketing
9 7 (6.54%) Project Planning
9 7 (6.54%) ITIL
10 6 (5.61%) Banking
10 6 (5.61%) Retail
10 6 (5.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.61%) GDPR
11 5 (4.67%) Coaching
11 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
11 5 (4.67%) Office 365
11 5 (4.67%) Degree
11 5 (4.67%) Data Protection
11 5 (4.67%) Games
11 5 (4.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 5 (4.67%) Business Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.93%) Confluence
1 1 (0.93%) IIS
1 1 (0.93%) SAS
1 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Firewall
1 3 (2.80%) WAN
2 2 (1.87%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) DHCP
3 1 (0.93%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) MPLS
3 1 (0.93%) VLAN
3 1 (0.93%) VPLS
3 1 (0.93%) VPN
3 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
2 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.93%) MS Access
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.93%) QlikView
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.93%) JIRA
1 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (34.58%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Legal
3 8 (7.48%) Marketing
4 6 (5.61%) Banking
4 6 (5.61%) Retail
5 5 (4.67%) Games
6 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.80%) Advertising
7 3 (2.80%) Law
8 1 (0.93%) Back Office
8 1 (0.93%) iGaming
8 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) .NET
1 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.93%) HTML
1 1 (0.93%) jQuery
1 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.87%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.93%) FMCG
4 1 (0.93%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
4 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (57.94%) Project Management
2 45 (42.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.15%) Migration
4 13 (12.15%) PRINCE2
5 11 (10.28%) Supplier Management
6 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.41%) Scrum
7 8 (7.48%) CRM
7 8 (7.48%) Matrix Management
7 8 (7.48%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.54%) ITIL
8 7 (6.54%) Project Planning
9 6 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.67%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.67%) Coaching
10 5 (4.67%) Data Protection
11 4 (3.74%) Business Development
11 4 (3.74%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.93%) C
1 1 (0.93%) C#
1 1 (0.93%) COBOL
1 1 (0.93%) Delphi
1 1 (0.93%) Java
1 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) PMP
3 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) ISEB
4 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) GDPR
2 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) Basel II
3 1 (0.93%) HL7
3 1 (0.93%) IFRS
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) PMO
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (8.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.87%) Cisco
3 1 (0.93%) Avaya
3 1 (0.93%) BMC
3 1 (0.93%) BT
3 1 (0.93%) Genesys
3 1 (0.93%) Platfora
3 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
3 1 (0.93%) Verint
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