Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 28 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 141 217 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.07% 6.32% 8.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 7.14% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 146 191
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -0.60% +7.79%
10th Percentile £273 £260 £310
90th Percentile £580 £528 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £403
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.48% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £21.38 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% +50.53% -37.92%
10th Percentile £19.75 £15.00 £14.10
90th Percentile £66.50 £34.35 £14.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £19.97
% change year-on-year +42.22% +12.67% -34.52%

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 2,030 3,041 2,567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.42% 88.53% 87.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,323 2,077 1,774
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £277 £305 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 71 57
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.33 £17.00 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.82% +19.72% -2.07%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.18 £8.42
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £26.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £17.41 £14.35
% change year-on-year -6.66% +21.32% -3.46%

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +14 113 £450 +9.76% 30
Bradford +1 23 £400 - 2
Halifax -4 1 - - 1
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 40 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (19.86%) Microsoft
3 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (19.86%) PRINCE2
4 25 (17.73%) Finance
5 24 (17.02%) Project Delivery
6 20 (14.18%) Service Management
7 17 (12.06%) ITIL
7 17 (12.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 17 (12.06%) Azure
8 16 (11.35%) Microsoft Excel
9 15 (10.64%) SharePoint
9 15 (10.64%) Migration
10 14 (9.93%) CMS
10 14 (9.93%) ITSM
10 14 (9.93%) Content Management
11 13 (9.22%) Degree
11 13 (9.22%) Risk Management
11 13 (9.22%) PMP
11 13 (9.22%) PMI Certification
11 13 (9.22%) Oracle
11 13 (9.22%) DevOps
12 12 (8.51%) Project Governance
12 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
12 12 (8.51%) Retail
13 11 (7.80%) Scrum
13 11 (7.80%) ERP
13 11 (7.80%) Public Sector
14 10 (7.09%) Network Security

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 15 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.93%) CMS
3 7 (4.96%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.55%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.13%) Confluence
6 1 (0.71%) Apache
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (12.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (11.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (3.55%) Camtasia
5 5 (3.55%) XMetaL
6 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.71%) Magento
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.71%) Primavera
5 1 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.06%) Azure
2 9 (6.38%) AWS
2 9 (6.38%) Office 365
3 7 (4.96%) GCP
3 7 (4.96%) IaaS
3 7 (4.96%) PaaS
3 7 (4.96%) SaaS
4 3 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (2.13%) GitHub
5 2 (1.42%) Power Platform
5 2 (1.42%) Serverless
6 1 (0.71%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Flow
6 1 (0.71%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) Network Security
2 7 (4.96%) Firewall
3 3 (2.13%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.71%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.55%) Big Data
2 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.42%) Power BI
4 2 (1.42%) QlikView
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.71%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.71%) KNIME
5 1 (0.71%) MySQL
5 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Smart View
5 1 (0.71%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.71%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) JIRA
2 4 (2.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.84%) SpecFlow
2 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.13%) JUnit
3 3 (2.13%) Mockito
4 1 (0.71%) Toad
General
1 25 (17.73%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Retail
3 11 (7.80%) Public Sector
4 9 (6.38%) Marketing
5 7 (4.96%) Banking
5 7 (4.96%) Legal
5 7 (4.96%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.84%) Billing
6 4 (2.84%) French Language
7 3 (2.13%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.13%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (48.94%) Project Manager
2 11 (7.80%) Architect
3 9 (6.38%) Service Management Manager
3 9 (6.38%) Service Manager
4 8 (5.67%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (4.96%) AWS Architect
5 7 (4.96%) Coordinator
5 7 (4.96%) Digital Project Manager
5 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (4.96%) Security Architect
5 7 (4.96%) Service Management Project Manager
5 7 (4.96%) VMware Architect
6 6 (4.26%) Analyst
6 6 (4.26%) Communications Specialist
6 6 (4.26%) ERP Manager
6 6 (4.26%) ERP Project Manager
6 6 (4.26%) Project Coordinator
6 6 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (3.55%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.67%) CSS
1 8 (5.67%) HTML
2 7 (4.96%) XML
3 4 (2.84%) Gherkin
4 3 (2.13%) Dagger
4 3 (2.13%) Material Design
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.13%) Retrofit
4 3 (2.13%) RxJava
5 2 (1.42%) Web Services
6 1 (0.71%) .NET
6 1 (0.71%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.71%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.71%) JSON
6 1 (0.71%) Middleware
6 1 (0.71%) Node.js
6 1 (0.71%) React
6 1 (0.71%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (4.26%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.55%) Video Editing
6 4 (2.84%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.84%) NHS
7 3 (2.13%) FMCG
8 2 (1.42%) Life Science
9 1 (0.71%) Clustering
9 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.71%) IVR
9 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (0.71%) CentOS
2 1 (0.71%) Linux
2 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (19.86%) PRINCE2
4 24 (17.02%) Project Delivery
5 20 (14.18%) Service Management
6 17 (12.06%) ITIL
7 15 (10.64%) Migration
8 14 (9.93%) Content Management
8 14 (9.93%) ITSM
9 13 (9.22%) DevOps
9 13 (9.22%) Risk Management
10 12 (8.51%) Project Governance
11 11 (7.80%) ERP
11 11 (7.80%) Scrum
12 9 (6.38%) Change Management
12 9 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (6.38%) SDLC
13 8 (5.67%) Programme Delivery
13 8 (5.67%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (4.96%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.67%) SQL
2 5 (3.55%) C#
3 3 (2.13%) Kotlin
4 2 (1.42%) Python
5 1 (0.71%) C
5 1 (0.71%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) PHP
5 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) Degree
1 13 (9.22%) PMI Certification
1 13 (9.22%) PMP
2 8 (5.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.84%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.84%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) ISEB
6 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) PMO
2 8 (5.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (4.26%) QA
5 4 (2.84%) GDPR
6 1 (0.71%) COSHH
6 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.71%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.71%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (4.96%) VMware NSX
1 7 (4.96%) vSphere
2 1 (0.71%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) vCenter Server
1 7 (4.96%) vRealize
2 1 (0.71%) Ambari
2 1 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.71%) Oozie
2 1 (0.71%) QRadar
Vendors
1 28 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.22%) Oracle
3 9 (6.38%) SAP
4 7 (4.96%) Alibaba
4 7 (4.96%) Cisco
4 7 (4.96%) Fortinet
4 7 (4.96%) VMware
5 4 (2.84%) IFS
5 4 (2.84%) Infor
5 4 (2.84%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.13%) Databricks
7 2 (1.42%) Remedy
7 2 (1.42%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.71%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.71%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.71%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.71%) IBM
8 1 (0.71%) Informatica
8 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com