Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 28 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 43 67 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.14% 5.87% 8.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 7.20% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 119
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -6.25% +21.38%
10th Percentile £218 £270 £263
90th Percentile £488 £601 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.15% +20.00% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -28.16% +15.00% +42.86%

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 695 931 869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.13% 81.60% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 633 634
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £588 £570 £569
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.13% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 45
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.63 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.36% +60.71% -10.33%
10th Percentile £18.14 £13.55 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.45 £49.25 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.13 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +21.93% -0.90% -

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -8 29 £450 +5.88% 8
Doncaster - 6 £413 - 7
Barnsley +8 3 £425 +57.41% 1
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
2 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (30.23%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (23.26%) PRINCE
4 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
4 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
5 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
6 8 (18.60%) Migration
6 8 (18.60%) Investment Banking
7 7 (16.28%) PMP
7 7 (16.28%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (13.95%) Creative Thinking
9 5 (11.63%) Unix
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle
10 4 (9.30%) Perl
10 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (9.30%) Linux
10 4 (9.30%) VMware
10 4 (9.30%) Change Management
10 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
10 4 (9.30%) Informatics
10 4 (9.30%) SDLC
10 4 (9.30%) Security Operations
11 3 (6.98%) Software Delivery
11 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (6.98%) Programme Governance
11 3 (6.98%) Analytical Thinking
11 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Transformation

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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SMS
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) ERwin
General
1 14 (32.56%) Banking
2 13 (30.23%) Finance
3 8 (18.60%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.98%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) IT Manager
5 5 (11.63%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Banking Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Procurement Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Procurement Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
2 10 (23.26%) PRINCE
2 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
2 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
4 8 (18.60%) Migration
5 7 (16.28%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (13.95%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (9.30%) Change Management
7 4 (9.30%) Informatics
7 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 4 (9.30%) Security Operations
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 3 (6.98%) Programme Governance
8 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) PMP
2 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) PMO
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Progress
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.33%) hybris
4 1 (2.33%) Infor
4 1 (2.33%) Informatica
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Sybase