Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 26 July 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 23 14
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 28 60 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.48% 7.07% 8.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.71% 7.39% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 44 33
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £315 £300
90th Percentile £525 £564 £545
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £445 £413
% change year-on-year -7.30% +7.88% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £22.75 - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £34.13 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 595 812 560
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 95.20% 95.64% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 569 363
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £246 £273 £213
90th Percentile £577 £594 £526
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.08% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 33
Sheffield median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.12% -12.34%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.50 £8.99
90th Percentile £25.14 £20.00 £27.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £15.71 £12.50
% change year-on-year -14.07% +25.68% -9.70%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Sheffield

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Sheffield

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Sheffield over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Sheffield

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Sheffield region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
1 11 (39.29%) Project Management
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 4 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
7 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (10.71%) CRM
7 3 (10.71%) Project Governance
7 3 (10.71%) People Management
7 3 (10.71%) Security Operations
8 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
8 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (7.14%) ERP
8 2 (7.14%) Windows
8 2 (7.14%) SQL
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Risk Management

Project Manager Skill Set
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 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Turkish Language
5 1 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
1 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
1 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 4 (14.29%) Investment Management
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) People Management
6 3 (10.71%) Project Governance
6 3 (10.71%) Security Operations
7 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.14%) ERP
7 2 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
2 1 (3.57%) Infor
2 1 (3.57%) NetApp
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
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