Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 21 July 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 15 5
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 12.50% 1.37% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.87% 2.08% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Wakefield median daily rate £438 £338 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.63% +9.76% -
10th Percentile £388 £319 £265
90th Percentile £463 £356 £338
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.10 £18.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +44.53% -37.50% -

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 63 48 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 78.75% 65.75% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 22
Wakefield median daily rate £375 £331 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +22.69% -1.82%
10th Percentile £250 £193 £113
90th Percentile £475 £410 £405
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Wakefield median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +11.54% +26.83%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.05 £9.64
90th Percentile £34.14 £16.45 £32.20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year -0.52% -21.10% +11.28%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Wakefield

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Wakefield

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 6 (60.00%) SAP
1 6 (60.00%) FMCG
2 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Logistics
3 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 4 (40.00%) Business Forecasting
3 4 (40.00%) Swim Lanes
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) PMO
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) IaaS
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) ERP Implementation Manager
2 5 (50.00%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) ERP Manager
2 5 (50.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Project Implementation Manager
3 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Business Forecasting
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Swim Lanes
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle