Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £530 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 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.

Senior Project Manager
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 145 138
Rank change year-on-year +31 -7 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 20 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.89% 0.076% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.080% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 17
Leeds median daily rate £530 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% +2.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £406 £476 £400
90th Percentile £708 £559 £553
West Yorkshire median daily rate £530 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +3.41% +2.50% +15.94%
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 2178 2507 3098
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 95.83% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1665 2141
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £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 £8.75
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.60 £35.82
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Leeds

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Leeds

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Coaching
4 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (35.00%) SAP
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) Line Management
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) Process Management
8 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (10.00%) Programme Governance
9 2 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
9 2 (10.00%) Proactive Management
9 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
9 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (10.00%) Migration
10 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (5.00%) ITIL
10 1 (5.00%) DSDM
10 1 (5.00%) CRM

Senior 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 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (45.00%) Change Management
2 9 (45.00%) Coaching
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Line Management
5 5 (25.00%) Process Management
6 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (10.00%) Proactive Management
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Governance
7 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.00%) DSDM
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) APMP
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) SAP