Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £419 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 40 26
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 45 46 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.52% 3.87% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 4.08% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 47
South Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -1.23% +10.88%
10th Percentile £281 £204 £283
90th Percentile £506 £535 £521
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £32.90 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.22% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.31 £32.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -36.52% +10.34% -3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 784 1127 934
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 94.79% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 749 620
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +15.38%
10th Percentile £194 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 54 86
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.87 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.87% +16.63% -15.00%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.48 £34.99 £25.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in South Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in South Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in South Yorkshire

Project Manager
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 Manager in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in South Yorkshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +15 32 £406 -7.14% 2
Doncaster +3 4 £400 +3.23% 2
Project Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 18 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (37.78%) Project Management
4 16 (35.56%) Banking
5 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 10 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 9 (20.00%) Investment Management
8 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (17.78%) ERP
9 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (15.56%) Security Operations
10 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
11 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
12 4 (8.89%) CRM
13 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
13 3 (6.67%) Migration
13 3 (6.67%) SAP
13 3 (6.67%) Oracle
13 3 (6.67%) PRINCE
13 3 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
13 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
13 3 (6.67%) SDLC
13 3 (6.67%) Programme Governance
13 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
13 3 (6.67%) Informatics
14 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
14 2 (4.44%) Marketing
14 2 (4.44%) Project Planning

Project Manager Skill Set
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 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
1 2 (4.44%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Banking
3 10 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Automotive
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Back Office
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
6 1 (2.22%) French Language
6 1 (2.22%) German Language
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.22%) EPoS
2 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
1 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (37.78%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 9 (20.00%) Investment Management
5 8 (17.78%) ERP
6 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (15.56%) Security Operations
7 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.89%) CRM
9 3 (6.67%) Informatics
9 3 (6.67%) Migration
9 3 (6.67%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (6.67%) Programme Governance
9 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.67%) SDLC
10 2 (4.44%) Critical Path Analysis
10 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle
1 3 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (4.44%) Infor
2 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Capita
3 1 (2.22%) Epicor
3 1 (2.22%) hybris
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Progress