The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Manchester / Salford
Rank 15 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 8 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 10.00% - 22.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.96% - 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Median daily rate £425 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 - £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £450
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 £36.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -24.13% +31.81%  

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 Salford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 73 39 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 91.25% 100.00% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 31 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
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 Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Salford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Salford over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Salford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Salford region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Kanban
2 5 (38.46%) User Experience
3 4 (30.77%) ServiceNow
3 4 (30.77%) Velocity
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Games
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (23.08%) Ergonomics
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Game Development
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) New Media
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) MS Project
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Automotive
5 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Product Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Android Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Android Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Application Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Velocity
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) Pixi.js
4 1 (7.69%) React
4 1 (7.69%) React Native
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) New Media
3 1 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Games
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Kanban
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Ergonomics
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) Game Development
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) ES6
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) ServiceNow
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Snow