Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 18 February 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 19 16
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 192 212 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.03% 7.09% 8.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% 8.40% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 158 282
West Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.63% -
10th Percentile £267 £263 £259
90th Percentile £550 £591 £637
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +2.16% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £30.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.67% +23.71% -6.73%
10th Percentile £14.05 £24.30 £18.10
90th Percentile £32.45 £31.20 £31.71
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,711 2,523 3,541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 85.12% 84.38% 84.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,837 1,639 2,387
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £264
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 60 97
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.53 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.10% -5.36% -4.03%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.50 £25.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +26.14% -0.90% -3.92%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in West Yorkshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Leeds -10 130 £425 - 38
Bradford -1 15 £394 +5.00% 12
Wakefield +5 8 £550 +22.22% 1
Halifax -8 6 £450 +21.05% 4
Pontefract - 3 - -
Huddersfield - 1 £300 - 3
Keighley - 1 £315 -
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 76 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (38.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 58 (30.21%) Finance
4 45 (23.44%) PRINCE2
5 29 (15.10%) Scrum
6 25 (13.02%) Change Management
7 21 (10.94%) PMO
8 20 (10.42%) Agile Project Management
8 20 (10.42%) Migration
9 19 (9.90%) GDPR
10 18 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (8.33%) ITIL
12 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 16 (8.33%) Project Planning
13 15 (7.81%) Resource Management
13 15 (7.81%) Retail
13 15 (7.81%) Waterfall
13 15 (7.81%) Data Protection
14 14 (7.29%) Degree
15 13 (6.77%) Coaching
16 12 (6.25%) Mentoring
16 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
16 12 (6.25%) JIRA
17 11 (5.73%) Supplier Management
17 11 (5.73%) E-Commerce
17 11 (5.73%) Information Security
17 11 (5.73%) Process Improvement
18 10 (5.21%) Service Design
18 10 (5.21%) Programme Management

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 8 (4.17%) Confluence
2 5 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.52%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.52%) nginx
4 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (4.69%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.52%) InDesign
5 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.52%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.52%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) Slack
1 5 (2.60%) Trello
2 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.56%) Office 365
4 2 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.65%) WAN
2 6 (3.13%) LAN
2 6 (3.13%) SMS
3 4 (2.08%) Firewall
4 3 (1.56%) SAN
4 3 (1.56%) Skype
5 2 (1.04%) Intranet
5 2 (1.04%) MPLS
5 2 (1.04%) VPN
6 1 (0.52%) BGP
6 1 (0.52%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.52%) Broadband
6 1 (0.52%) DNS
6 1 (0.52%) Internet
6 1 (0.52%) IPsec
6 1 (0.52%) MRTG
6 1 (0.52%) SSL
6 1 (0.52%) VLAN
6 1 (0.52%) VoIP
6 1 (0.52%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.04%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.52%) Big Data
2 1 (0.52%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.52%) HBase
2 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.52%) MySQL
2 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.52%) Redis
2 1 (0.52%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 58 (30.21%) Finance
2 15 (7.81%) Retail
3 10 (5.21%) Banking
4 6 (3.13%) Marketing
4 6 (3.13%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.60%) Local Government
5 5 (2.60%) Military
6 4 (2.08%) Games
6 4 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.56%) Legal
8 2 (1.04%) Publishing
9 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 99 (51.56%) Project Manager
2 24 (12.50%) Analyst
3 16 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 16 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 16 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 14 (7.29%) Scrum Master
5 13 (6.77%) Business Analyst
5 13 (6.77%) Senior Project Manager
6 12 (6.25%) Architect
7 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 9 (4.69%) Coordinator
8 9 (4.69%) Project Coordinator
9 8 (4.17%) Business Architect
9 8 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
10 7 (3.65%) PMO Analyst
11 6 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (3.13%) Contracts Manager
11 6 (3.13%) Migration Project Manager
11 6 (3.13%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.04%) CSS
1 2 (1.04%) HTML
1 2 (1.04%) Kafka
2 1 (0.52%) CSS3
2 1 (0.52%) HTML5
2 1 (0.52%) JSON
2 1 (0.52%) Material Design
2 1 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.52%) React
2 1 (0.52%) REST
2 1 (0.52%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.17%) PMI
3 7 (3.65%) NHS
4 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.56%) User Experience
6 3 (1.56%) VLE
7 2 (1.04%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.52%) FMCG
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.08%) Linux
2 3 (1.56%) Windows
3 1 (0.52%) Android
3 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.52%) Unix
3 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (38.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (23.44%) PRINCE2
4 29 (15.10%) Scrum
5 25 (13.02%) Change Management
6 20 (10.42%) Agile Project Management
6 20 (10.42%) Migration
7 18 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 16 (8.33%) ITIL
8 16 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 15 (7.81%) Data Protection
9 15 (7.81%) Resource Management
9 15 (7.81%) Waterfall
10 13 (6.77%) Coaching
11 12 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 11 (5.73%) E-Commerce
12 11 (5.73%) Information Security
12 11 (5.73%) Process Improvement
12 11 (5.73%) Supplier Management
13 10 (5.21%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.08%) SQL
2 3 (1.56%) Java
3 2 (1.04%) C
3 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.52%) Kotlin
4 1 (0.52%) Python
4 1 (0.52%) Scala
4 1 (0.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (7.29%) Degree
2 8 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.65%) CISM
3 7 (3.65%) CISSP
3 7 (3.65%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.60%) APMP
5 5 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.08%) CISA
7 2 (1.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.04%) CCNP
7 2 (1.04%) GIAC
7 2 (1.04%) MCSA
7 2 (1.04%) MCSE
7 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.04%) PMP
8 1 (0.52%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.94%) PMO
2 19 (9.90%) GDPR
3 7 (3.65%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.08%) QA
5 3 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.52%) GAAP
7 1 (0.52%) IFRS
7 1 (0.52%) ISO 31000
7 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.52%) P3O
7 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Varnish
2 1 (0.52%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) SCCM
2 2 (1.04%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.52%) Netcool
3 1 (0.52%) Puppet
3 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.17%) SAP
3 5 (2.60%) Cisco
3 5 (2.60%) Xerox
4 2 (1.04%) BeyondTrust
4 2 (1.04%) Fujitsu
4 2 (1.04%) HP
4 2 (1.04%) VMware
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe
5 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.52%) Civica
5 1 (0.52%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.52%) F5
5 1 (0.52%) Google
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle
5 1 (0.52%) Orchard
5 1 (0.52%) Progress
5 1 (0.52%) Remedy