Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 206 238 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.06% 8.52% 8.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 9.82% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 177 238
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £418 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.30% +1.95% +2.50%
10th Percentile £221 £313 £257
90th Percentile £525 £600 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -6.06% - +3.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.10 £35.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.71% +52.17% -36.11%
10th Percentile £10.52 £30.75 £14.80
90th Percentile £40.10 £41.25 £73.86
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.38 £27.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year -37.38% +20.65% -23.33%

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 2,986 2,424 3,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.85% 86.82% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,029 1,609 2,341
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £288 £275 £281
90th Percentile £538 £550 £560
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 47 63
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -12.90% -13.89%
10th Percentile £9.80 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £33.20 £23.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.63 £13.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year +52.83% -14.96% -9.29%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -28 122 £375 -9.09% 24
Bradford -6 24 £400 -8.57% 10
Halifax -2 13 £356 -5.38% 3
Wakefield +3 8 £225 -50.00% 3
Pudsey -1 2 £405 -5.81%
Bingley - 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - - 1
Keighley - 1 £315 - 1
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 84 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (37.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 63 (30.58%) Finance
4 49 (23.79%) PRINCE2
5 33 (16.02%) Scrum
6 30 (14.56%) PMO
7 23 (11.17%) Agile Project Management
8 20 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (9.71%) Change Management
8 20 (9.71%) Microsoft Project
9 18 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (8.74%) Microsoft
10 17 (8.25%) ERP
10 17 (8.25%) ITIL
10 17 (8.25%) Project Planning
10 17 (8.25%) Coaching
10 17 (8.25%) Process Improvement
11 16 (7.77%) Retail
11 16 (7.77%) Migration
12 14 (6.80%) Programme Management
12 14 (6.80%) Marketing
12 14 (6.80%) GDPR
12 14 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (6.31%) Release Management
13 13 (6.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 13 (6.31%) Resource Management
14 12 (5.83%) Degree
14 12 (5.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 12 (5.83%) Business Analysis
14 12 (5.83%) Banking

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 4 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.46%) CMS
2 3 (1.46%) Confluence
2 3 (1.46%) Jadu
2 3 (1.46%) SAS
2 3 (1.46%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.97%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (9.71%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (5.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (4.85%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Capstone
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.49%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.49%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.49%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.49%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.91%) SaaS
2 5 (2.43%) npm
2 5 (2.43%) Office 365
3 3 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.37%) SMS
2 4 (1.94%) LAN
2 4 (1.94%) WAN
3 3 (1.46%) Skype
4 2 (0.97%) Firewall
4 2 (0.97%) Intranet
5 1 (0.49%) BGP
5 1 (0.49%) DNS
5 1 (0.49%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.49%) FTP
5 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.49%) IPsec
5 1 (0.49%) MPLS
5 1 (0.49%) OSPF
5 1 (0.49%) SAN
5 1 (0.49%) SSL
5 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.49%) VoIP
5 1 (0.49%) VPN
5 1 (0.49%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.91%) SQL Server
1 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.49%) HBase
4 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.49%) MS Access
4 1 (0.49%) MySQL
4 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.49%) Power BI
4 1 (0.49%) Redis
4 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.49%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.88%) JIRA
2 5 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (2.43%) webpack
3 1 (0.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 63 (30.58%) Finance
2 16 (7.77%) Retail
3 14 (6.80%) Marketing
4 12 (5.83%) Banking
5 7 (3.40%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.91%) Military
7 4 (1.94%) Legal
8 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.97%) Local Government
8 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.49%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 96 (46.60%) Project Manager
2 27 (13.11%) Analyst
3 16 (7.77%) IT Manager
4 14 (6.80%) Business Analyst
4 14 (6.80%) Scrum Master
5 10 (4.85%) Developer
5 10 (4.85%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (3.88%) Banking Project Manager
6 8 (3.88%) Coordinator
6 8 (3.88%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (3.40%) Project Officer
7 7 (3.40%) Service Manager
8 6 (2.91%) Agile Project Manager
8 6 (2.91%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (2.91%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (2.91%) Project Support Officer
8 6 (2.91%) Senior Manager
8 6 (2.91%) Support Officer
9 5 (2.43%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (2.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.37%) CSS
1 9 (4.37%) HTML
2 5 (2.43%) .NET
2 5 (2.43%) .NET Core
2 5 (2.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET Core
2 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (2.43%) CSS3
2 5 (2.43%) HTML5
2 5 (2.43%) Sass
2 5 (2.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (2.43%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 3 (1.46%) SAP BSP
3 3 (1.46%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.49%) Kafka
4 1 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.49%) REST
4 1 (0.49%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.88%) PMI
4 7 (3.40%) NHS
5 6 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.43%) User Experience
7 3 (1.46%) Social Media
8 2 (0.97%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.49%) Blog
9 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.49%) Fintech
9 1 (0.49%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.49%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.97%) Linux
2 1 (0.49%) Android
2 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
2 1 (0.49%) Unix
2 1 (0.49%) Windows
2 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (40.78%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (37.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (23.79%) PRINCE2
4 33 (16.02%) Scrum
5 23 (11.17%) Agile Project Management
6 20 (9.71%) Change Management
7 17 (8.25%) Coaching
7 17 (8.25%) ERP
7 17 (8.25%) ITIL
7 17 (8.25%) Process Improvement
7 17 (8.25%) Project Planning
8 16 (7.77%) Migration
9 14 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (6.80%) Programme Management
10 13 (6.31%) Release Management
10 13 (6.31%) Resource Management
10 13 (6.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (5.83%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.83%) Risk Management
12 11 (5.34%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.37%) JavaScript
2 6 (2.91%) C#
3 5 (2.43%) TypeScript
4 3 (1.46%) ABAP
5 2 (0.97%) Java
5 2 (0.97%) SQL
6 1 (0.49%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.49%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (5.83%) Degree
2 9 (4.37%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.46%) APMP
5 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.46%) CISM
5 3 (1.46%) CISSP
6 2 (0.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.97%) GIAC
6 2 (0.97%) PMP
6 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.49%) CRISC
7 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.49%) ISACA
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.56%) PMO
2 14 (6.80%) GDPR
3 7 (3.40%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.40%) QA
4 4 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.97%) SLA
6 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.49%) GAAP
6 1 (0.49%) IFRS
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 31000
6 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.49%) P3O
6 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.43%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) Varnish
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.34%) SAP
3 6 (2.91%) Xerox
4 5 (2.43%) Oracle
5 2 (0.97%) BeyondTrust
5 2 (0.97%) Cisco
5 2 (0.97%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.97%) VMware
6 1 (0.49%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.49%) Civica
6 1 (0.49%) CommVault
6 1 (0.49%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.49%) F5
6 1 (0.49%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.49%) Google
6 1 (0.49%) Kronos
6 1 (0.49%) Orchard
6 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds