Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 19 22
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 203 228 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.91% 7.46% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.74% 8.60% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 180 159
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £261 £300 £225
90th Percentile £538 £569 £568
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -1.79% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £14.20 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.65% -40.21% -25.20%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.10 £12.75
90th Percentile £27.23 £27.80 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £19.97 £29.00
% change year-on-year +7.66% -31.14% +13.73%

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 3,010 2,650 3,134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.63% 86.74% 87.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,046 1,831 2,049
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £269
90th Percentile £563 £545 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 70 65
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.65 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.04% +1.03% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £9.25 £10.20
90th Percentile £33.53 £40.00 £30.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year +11.48% +3.39% +1.72%

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 21 November 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
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 21 November 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 -12 125 £416 -2.06% 38
Bradford -5 31 £400 +1.59% 4
Halifax +3 8 £260 -36.97% 1
Wakefield -9 4 £500 +25.00% 1
Bingley - 3 £300 - 1
Pudsey +3 2 £448 -10.50%
Huddersfield -8 2 £230 -29.77%
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 80 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (31.53%) Finance
3 55 (27.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (16.75%) PRINCE2
5 31 (15.27%) Migration
6 29 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 28 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
8 24 (11.82%) Change Management
9 23 (11.33%) Scrum
10 21 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 20 (9.85%) SharePoint
12 19 (9.36%) Agile Project Management
13 18 (8.87%) PMO
13 18 (8.87%) Retail
14 17 (8.37%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (8.37%) Coaching
15 15 (7.39%) Service Delivery
16 14 (6.90%) Banking
16 14 (6.90%) Mentoring
17 13 (6.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 13 (6.40%) Microsoft
18 12 (5.91%) Service Management
18 12 (5.91%) Project Planning
18 12 (5.91%) Degree
18 12 (5.91%) User Stories
18 12 (5.91%) Change Control
18 12 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (5.91%) Programme Delivery
19 11 (5.42%) SDLC
19 11 (5.42%) Data Centre

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 20 (9.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.48%) Confluence
2 3 (1.48%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (6.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.46%) Office 365
3 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.48%) SaaS
5 2 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.99%) npm
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) Firewall
2 4 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.48%) Skype
4 2 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.99%) SMS
4 2 (0.99%) VPN
4 2 (0.99%) Wireless
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.49%) Intranet
5 1 (0.49%) LAN
5 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.97%) Data Lake
3 3 (1.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.48%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.99%) MS Access
4 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.99%) Pentaho
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (0.49%) Big Data
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.49%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (4.93%) JIRA
2 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.99%) webpack
General
1 64 (31.53%) Finance
2 18 (8.87%) Retail
3 14 (6.90%) Banking
4 9 (4.43%) Legal
5 7 (3.45%) Marketing
5 7 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.46%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.99%) Games
7 2 (0.99%) Law
7 2 (0.99%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Advertising
8 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (51.23%) Project Manager
2 22 (10.84%) IT Manager
3 20 (9.85%) IT Project Manager
4 18 (8.87%) Analyst
5 10 (4.93%) Scrum Master
6 9 (4.43%) Banking Project Manager
6 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 8 (3.94%) Support Officer
8 7 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (3.45%) Contracts Manager
9 6 (2.96%) Coordinator
9 6 (2.96%) PMO Analyst
9 6 (2.96%) Senior Manager
9 6 (2.96%) Service Management Officer
10 5 (2.46%) Architect
10 5 (2.46%) Developer
10 5 (2.46%) Digital Project Manager
10 5 (2.46%) Security Project Manager
10 5 (2.46%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.48%) HTML
1 3 (1.48%) Web Services
2 2 (0.99%) .NET
2 2 (0.99%) .NET Core
2 2 (0.99%) AngularJS
2 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET Core
2 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (0.99%) CSS
2 2 (0.99%) CSS3
2 2 (0.99%) HTML5
2 2 (0.99%) Sass
2 2 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (0.99%) Velocity
2 2 (0.99%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.42%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.43%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.96%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.46%) NHS
7 3 (1.48%) PMI
7 3 (1.48%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.99%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.99%) User Experience
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.93%) Windows
2 9 (4.43%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.99%) Linux
3 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.49%) Android
4 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (27.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (16.75%) PRINCE2
4 31 (15.27%) Migration
5 29 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 24 (11.82%) Change Management
7 23 (11.33%) Scrum
8 21 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 19 (9.36%) Agile Project Management
10 17 (8.37%) Coaching
10 17 (8.37%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (7.39%) Service Delivery
12 14 (6.90%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.91%) Change Control
13 12 (5.91%) Programme Delivery
13 12 (5.91%) Project Planning
13 12 (5.91%) Service Management
13 12 (5.91%) User Stories
14 11 (5.42%) Business Analysis
14 11 (5.42%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.46%) C#
1 5 (2.46%) SQL
2 4 (1.97%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.97%) Python
3 2 (0.99%) Java
3 2 (0.99%) Ruby
3 2 (0.99%) Scala
3 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.99%) TypeScript
4 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (5.91%) Degree
2 10 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.94%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.46%) CCNA
5 5 (2.46%) PMP
5 5 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.97%) CCDP
7 3 (1.48%) CISSP
7 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.99%) APMP
8 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.99%) CCNP
8 2 (0.99%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.49%) HND
9 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.49%) MCSE
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.87%) PMO
2 10 (4.93%) QA
3 6 (2.96%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.97%) GDPR
5 3 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.99%) GxP
6 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.99%) P3O
6 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.97%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) KVM
2 1 (0.49%) QEMU
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.45%) Oracle
3 6 (2.96%) Cisco
4 5 (2.46%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.48%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.48%) Symantec
6 2 (0.99%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.99%) CODA
6 2 (0.99%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.99%) JDA
6 2 (0.99%) RedPrairie
6 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.99%) SAP
6 2 (0.99%) VMware
6 2 (0.99%) Zoho
7 1 (0.49%) Dell
7 1 (0.49%) EMC
7 1 (0.49%) F5
7 1 (0.49%) NetApp
7 1 (0.49%) Splunk