The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Project Manager
Rank 84 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 4 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% - 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £538 - £435
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £52.50

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 988 1345 1099
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.24% 96.48% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 936 725
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 42
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco