Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 14 December 2018 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 28 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 0 -16
Contract jobs citing Project Management 68 44 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.41% 5.06% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 5.99% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 30 38
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £210 £270
90th Percentile £500 £538 £601
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £20.66 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.40% -31.15% +20.00%
10th Percentile £22.98 £18.14 £25.73
90th Percentile £24.93 £23.17 £34.59
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.38 £20.66 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.49% -31.15% +20.00%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 799 734 1,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 87.04% 84.37% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 404 682
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £264 £263
90th Percentile £568 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £29.35 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.19% +33.42% +58.56%
10th Percentile £9.31 £15.31 £11.94
90th Percentile £27.00 £47.23 £47.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +4.04%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in South Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in South Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in South Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in South Yorkshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +17 52 £450 +2.86% 20
Doncaster +2 5 £290 -29.70% 2
Barnsley -7 3 £450 +5.88% 2
Rotherham - 1 £463 -
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 19 (27.94%) Finance
4 13 (19.12%) Agile Project Management
5 11 (16.18%) User Stories
5 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
6 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (13.24%) Windows
7 9 (13.24%) Migration
8 8 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (11.76%) Cisco
8 8 (11.76%) Firewall
9 7 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (10.29%) VLAN
9 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
9 7 (10.29%) Firmware
9 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.29%) VoIP
9 7 (10.29%) WAN
9 7 (10.29%) LAN
9 7 (10.29%) VPN
9 7 (10.29%) PMO
9 7 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
10 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
10 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (8.82%) NHS
10 6 (8.82%) Banking
10 6 (8.82%) Business Continuity

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.94%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.94%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) Documentum
2 2 (2.94%) Drupal
2 2 (2.94%) FileNet
2 2 (2.94%) Liferay
2 2 (2.94%) LiveCycle
2 2 (2.94%) LiveLink
2 2 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) Firewall
2 7 (10.29%) LAN
2 7 (10.29%) VLAN
2 7 (10.29%) VoIP
2 7 (10.29%) VPN
2 7 (10.29%) WAN
2 7 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.41%) SMS
4 2 (2.94%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.47%) BGP
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.47%) DHCP
5 1 (1.47%) DNS
5 1 (1.47%) IPsec
5 1 (1.47%) OSPF
5 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.94%) Base SAS
2 2 (2.94%) Power BI
2 2 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (2.94%) SQLite
3 1 (1.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Ant
2 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
2 2 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 14 (20.59%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (17.65%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 5 (7.35%) Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Developer
6 3 (4.41%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.41%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Junior
6 3 (4.41%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Project Management Officer
6 3 (4.41%) Project Officer
7 2 (2.94%) Architect
7 2 (2.94%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) Apache Flex
2 2 (2.94%) CSS
2 2 (2.94%) Dojo
2 2 (2.94%) Ext JS
2 2 (2.94%) Java EE
2 2 (2.94%) jQuery
2 2 (2.94%) JSON
2 2 (2.94%) JSR 170
2 2 (2.94%) OpenGL
2 2 (2.94%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (2.94%) SOAP
2 2 (2.94%) Spring
2 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) WebGL
2 2 (2.94%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) NHS
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Robotics
3 2 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (7.35%) Unix
4 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.94%) Android
5 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.41%) PRINCE2
2 20 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (19.12%) Agile Project Management
4 11 (16.18%) User Stories
5 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (13.24%) Migration
7 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (8.82%) Business Continuity
9 5 (7.35%) DevOps
10 4 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.41%) Analytical Thinking
11 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.41%) CRM
11 3 (4.41%) Decision-Making
11 3 (4.41%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) Perl
2 2 (2.94%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
2 2 (2.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) PMO
2 4 (5.88%) QA
3 3 (4.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (10.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (2.94%) Adobe
3 2 (2.94%) Blue Prism
3 2 (2.94%) FatWire
3 2 (2.94%) IBM
3 2 (2.94%) Interwoven
3 2 (2.94%) OpenText
3 2 (2.94%) Sencha
3 2 (2.94%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.94%) Vignette
3 2 (2.94%) Xerox
4 1 (1.47%) Cognos
4 1 (1.47%) Meraki
4 1 (1.47%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.47%) SAP