Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 6 months to 23 November 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.

Project Management
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 33 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -20 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 29 51 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.25% 5.27% 9.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 6.43% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 106
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £263 £293 £263
90th Percentile £538 £546 £569
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £439
% change year-on-year - -3.13% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.66 £30.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.06% - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -36.45% +30.00% -

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 580 793 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 85.04% 82.01% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 538 484
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £273 £297 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £554
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 21
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.08 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.09% +120.00% -19.94%
10th Percentile £16.88 £13.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.49 £49.00 £15.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
% change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -11.76%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Sheffield

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Sheffield

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Sheffield

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 14 (48.28%) Finance
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (48.28%) Banking
2 11 (37.93%) Investment Banking
3 10 (34.48%) PRINCE
4 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
5 8 (27.59%) PMP
6 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
6 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (24.14%) Creative Thinking
6 7 (24.14%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (17.24%) Security Operations
7 5 (17.24%) Investment Management
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
8 4 (13.79%) Programme Governance
9 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) SDLC
9 3 (10.34%) Change Management
10 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
10 2 (6.90%) Internet
10 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.90%) Google
10 2 (6.90%) Information Security
10 2 (6.90%) Critical Path Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) G Suite
1 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) LSMW
General
1 14 (48.28%) Banking
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Investment Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Project Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) IT Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Banking Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (13.79%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Procurement Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Procurement Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Report Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) PRINCE
3 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
4 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (24.14%) Creative Thinking
5 5 (17.24%) Investment Management
5 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.24%) Security Operations
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.79%) Programme Governance
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Critical Path Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security
8 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.90%) User Stories
8 2 (6.90%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Perl
1 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) PMP
2 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 22301
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) hybris
2 1 (3.45%) Infor
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Progress
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Sybase