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 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 10 4
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 10.00% 2.86% 15.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 3.57% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.81%  

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 24 28 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 80.00% 80.00% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 11
Median daily rate £450 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +16.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £231 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £9.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +175.86% +56.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 23 April 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 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) PMO
2 3 (75.00%) FMCG

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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) ERP Implementation Manager
1 4 (100.00%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
1 4 (100.00%) ERP Manager
1 4 (100.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Implementation Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Implementation Project Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Project Implementation Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PMO