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 3 months to 26 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 22 9
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 122 143 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 8.56% 7.07% 11.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% 8.07% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 91 185
Median daily rate £400 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.58% +1.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £234 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -91.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -20.28%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1236 1772 1819
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.74% 87.59% 85.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 1221 1298
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 32
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +18 91 £400 -5.88% 30
Bradford +6 9 £425 - 2
Halifax -3 9 £363 +6.61%
Wakefield - 4 £438 -
Pudsey -1 1 £430 +14.66% 1
Castleford - 1 £350 -
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 97 (41.63%) Finance
2 73 (31.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (25.75%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (17.17%) PRINCE2
5 35 (15.02%) Microsoft
6 30 (12.88%) PMO
7 29 (12.45%) Change Management
8 28 (12.02%) Degree
9 27 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
10 25 (10.73%) SQL
10 25 (10.73%) Waterfall
11 24 (10.30%) ITIL
11 24 (10.30%) Scrum
12 23 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (9.87%) Project Planning
13 22 (9.44%) Microsoft Project
14 21 (9.01%) Windows
15 19 (8.15%) SQL Server
15 19 (8.15%) Migration
16 17 (7.30%) Supplier Management
16 17 (7.30%) .NET
16 17 (7.30%) ERP
16 17 (7.30%) Resource Management
17 16 (6.87%) Firewall
18 15 (6.44%) Business Analysis
18 15 (6.44%) Retail
18 15 (6.44%) E-Commerce
18 15 (6.44%) Analytics
19 14 (6.01%) Project Governance
19 14 (6.01%) Telecoms

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 12 (5.15%) IIS
1 12 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.58%) CMS
2 6 (2.58%) MS Project Server
2 6 (2.58%) SAS
3 3 (1.29%) Confluence
3 3 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (9.44%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (5.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (3.43%) MS Visio
6 5 (2.15%) Stata
7 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.00%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (3.00%) Office 365
2 6 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.86%) IaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) GitHub
5 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.87%) Firewall
2 9 (3.86%) DHCP
2 9 (3.86%) DNS
3 7 (3.00%) Internet
3 7 (3.00%) WAN
4 6 (2.58%) LAN
5 5 (2.15%) Network Security
5 5 (2.15%) VLAN
5 5 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.72%) FTP
6 4 (1.72%) HTTP
6 4 (1.72%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.72%) SMTP
6 4 (1.72%) SSL
6 4 (1.72%) Telnet
7 2 (0.86%) VPN
8 1 (0.43%) CTI
8 1 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.58%) Big Data
3 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.15%) MS Access
4 5 (2.15%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.72%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.29%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.86%) MySQL
7 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.43%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 9 (3.86%) JIRA
1 9 (3.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.58%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.29%) Android Studio
3 3 (1.29%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.29%) Hudson
3 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.29%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.86%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.86%) JUnit
4 2 (0.86%) LSMW
4 2 (0.86%) NUnit
4 2 (0.86%) Selenium
4 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.86%) Subversion
5 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 97 (41.63%) Finance
2 15 (6.44%) Retail
3 14 (6.01%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.58%) Legal
5 12 (5.15%) Banking
6 9 (3.86%) Marketing
7 2 (0.86%) Back Office
7 2 (0.86%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) iGaming
8 1 (0.43%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.43%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 111 (47.64%) Project Manager
2 44 (18.88%) Analyst
3 20 (8.58%) PMO Analyst
4 16 (6.87%) Infrastructure Manager
5 15 (6.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 13 (5.58%) Senior Manager
7 11 (4.72%) Developer
7 11 (4.72%) IT Manager
7 11 (4.72%) Project Analyst
8 10 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 10 (4.29%) Digital Project Manager
9 9 (3.86%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (3.43%) Architect
10 8 (3.43%) Consultant
10 8 (3.43%) Implementation Manager
10 8 (3.43%) Implementation Project Manager
10 8 (3.43%) Project Implementation Manager
10 8 (3.43%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.00%) Development Manager
11 7 (3.00%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.30%) .NET
2 9 (3.86%) Web Services
3 8 (3.43%) HTML
3 8 (3.43%) jQuery
4 6 (2.58%) REST
4 6 (2.58%) SOAP
4 6 (2.58%) XML
5 5 (2.15%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.29%) CSS
7 2 (0.86%) Apache CXF
7 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.86%) CSS3
7 2 (0.86%) HTML5
8 1 (0.43%) EDI
8 1 (0.43%) Play Framework
8 1 (0.43%) RESTful
8 1 (0.43%) XHTML
8 1 (0.43%) XSD
8 1 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.00%) NHS
4 6 (2.58%) FMCG
5 4 (1.72%) User Experience
6 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.29%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.86%) EPoS
7 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.86%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.43%) IVR
8 1 (0.43%) PMI
8 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.01%) Windows
2 10 (4.29%) Linux
3 7 (3.00%) Android
4 6 (2.58%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.29%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.86%) Unix
6 2 (0.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 60 (25.75%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (17.17%) PRINCE2
4 29 (12.45%) Change Management
5 25 (10.73%) Waterfall
6 24 (10.30%) ITIL
6 24 (10.30%) Scrum
7 23 (9.87%) Project Planning
8 19 (8.15%) Migration
9 17 (7.30%) ERP
9 17 (7.30%) Resource Management
9 17 (7.30%) Supplier Management
10 15 (6.44%) Analytics
10 15 (6.44%) Business Analysis
10 15 (6.44%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.01%) Project Governance
12 13 (5.58%) CRM
13 12 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (5.15%) Product Management
14 11 (4.72%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.73%) SQL
2 11 (4.72%) JavaScript
3 8 (3.43%) C#
3 8 (3.43%) Java
4 6 (2.58%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.58%) Python
4 6 (2.58%) VBA
5 5 (2.15%) Delphi
6 4 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.29%) C
7 3 (1.29%) C++
8 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (12.02%) Degree
2 10 (4.29%) PMP
3 6 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.58%) ISEB
3 6 (2.58%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.15%) CCNA
4 5 (2.15%) CCSA
4 5 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.29%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.29%) MCSE
5 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.88%) PMO
2 9 (3.86%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.15%) QA
4 4 (1.72%) GDPR
5 2 (0.86%) IFRS
5 2 (0.86%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.86%) SLA
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.43%) P3O
6 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.72%) Puppet
3 3 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (15.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.43%) Oracle
3 7 (3.00%) Cisco
4 6 (2.58%) CheckPoint
4 6 (2.58%) SAP
5 3 (1.29%) IBM
5 3 (1.29%) Informatica
5 3 (1.29%) McAfee
5 3 (1.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.29%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.29%) Talend
6 2 (0.86%) Avaya
6 2 (0.86%) BMC
6 2 (0.86%) Google
7 1 (0.43%) Citrix
7 1 (0.43%) Genesys
7 1 (0.43%) Progress
7 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.43%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 3 - 6 Month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £370 - 400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - Korus Group - Chester
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £14.40 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago