Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 18 21
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 220 225 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.48% 7.96% 7.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 9.09% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 177 210
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £238 £313 £250
90th Percentile £532 £550 £576
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £27.10 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.59% +86.90% -47.75%
10th Percentile £10.90 £16.44 £12.40
90th Percentile £36.00 £39.68 £55.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £22.75 £14.88
% change year-on-year -6.59% +52.94% -46.40%

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 3,019 2,476 3,598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.98% 87.55% 88.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,070 1,701 2,458
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £284
90th Percentile £540 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.56% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 56 55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £13.93 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.98% +3.19% -11.48%
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £36.28 £33.82 £22.55
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £13.86 £14.50
% change year-on-year +26.33% -4.41% +1.75%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -23 125 £400 - 30
Bradford +6 34 £400 -5.88% 4
Halifax +1 11 £356 -1.79%
Wakefield -4 7 £225 -48.57% 4
Pudsey +1 3 £405 -5.81% 3
Bingley - 2 £450 - 1
Huddersfield -10 1 - - 2
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 99 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (37.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 64 (29.09%) Finance
4 47 (21.36%) PRINCE2
5 30 (13.64%) Scrum
6 25 (11.36%) Migration
6 25 (11.36%) PMO
7 24 (10.91%) Retail
7 24 (10.91%) Waterfall
8 23 (10.45%) Agile Project Management
8 23 (10.45%) Change Management
9 22 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 19 (8.64%) ERP
10 19 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (8.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (7.73%) Banking
11 17 (7.73%) Microsoft Project
11 17 (7.73%) Coaching
12 16 (7.27%) Project Planning
12 16 (7.27%) Degree
13 15 (6.82%) ITIL
13 15 (6.82%) Microsoft
13 15 (6.82%) Service Delivery
13 15 (6.82%) Business Analysis
13 15 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (6.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 14 (6.36%) Resource Management
15 13 (5.91%) Marketing
15 13 (5.91%) Mentoring
15 13 (5.91%) Service 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 12 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.36%) CMS
2 3 (1.36%) Confluence
2 3 (1.36%) Jadu
3 2 (0.91%) EPiServer
3 2 (0.91%) SAS
3 2 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (7.73%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (6.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (4.55%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Capstone
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.64%) SaaS
2 7 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.73%) npm
4 5 (2.27%) Office 365
4 5 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) IaaS
6 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.09%) SMS
2 4 (1.82%) Firewall
2 4 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.36%) Intranet
4 2 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.91%) VPN
5 1 (0.45%) BGP
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.45%) DMVPN
5 1 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) FTP
5 1 (0.45%) HSRP
5 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.45%) LAN
5 1 (0.45%) MPLS
5 1 (0.45%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.45%) SSL
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.45%) VPLS
5 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.36%) MS Access
5 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.45%) Big Data
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.45%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.45%) OLAP
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.45%) Power BI
6 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.18%) JIRA
2 6 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (2.73%) webpack
3 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (29.09%) Finance
2 24 (10.91%) Retail
3 17 (7.73%) Banking
4 13 (5.91%) Marketing
5 8 (3.64%) Legal
6 7 (3.18%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Military
9 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (50.45%) Project Manager
2 26 (11.82%) Analyst
3 25 (11.36%) IT Manager
4 18 (8.18%) IT Project Manager
5 12 (5.45%) Business Analyst
5 12 (5.45%) Developer
6 11 (5.00%) Banking Project Manager
7 10 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
7 10 (4.55%) Scrum Master
8 8 (3.64%) Contracts Manager
8 8 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (3.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 8 (3.64%) Support Officer
9 7 (3.18%) Product Owner
9 7 (3.18%) Project Officer
9 7 (3.18%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.73%) .NET Developer
10 6 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (2.73%) C# Developer
10 6 (2.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.09%) CSS
1 9 (4.09%) HTML
2 6 (2.73%) .NET
2 6 (2.73%) .NET Core
2 6 (2.73%) AngularJS
2 6 (2.73%) ASP.NET
2 6 (2.73%) ASP.NET Core
2 6 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (2.73%) CSS3
2 6 (2.73%) HTML5
2 6 (2.73%) Sass
2 6 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (2.73%) Vue.js
3 3 (1.36%) SAP BSP
3 3 (1.36%) SAPUI5
3 3 (1.36%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.09%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.18%) NHS
5 6 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.73%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.27%) User Experience
7 3 (1.36%) PMI
7 3 (1.36%) Social Media
8 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.45%) Blog
9 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.45%) Fintech
9 1 (0.45%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.91%) Linux
1 2 (0.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) Android
2 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
2 1 (0.45%) Unix
2 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (37.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (21.36%) PRINCE2
4 30 (13.64%) Scrum
5 25 (11.36%) Migration
6 24 (10.91%) Waterfall
7 23 (10.45%) Agile Project Management
7 23 (10.45%) Change Management
8 19 (8.64%) ERP
8 19 (8.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 17 (7.73%) Coaching
10 16 (7.27%) Project Planning
11 15 (6.82%) Business Analysis
11 15 (6.82%) ITIL
11 15 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (6.82%) Service Delivery
12 14 (6.36%) Resource Management
13 13 (5.91%) Mentoring
13 13 (5.91%) Service Management
14 12 (5.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.09%) JavaScript
2 8 (3.64%) C#
3 6 (2.73%) TypeScript
4 3 (1.36%) ABAP
5 2 (0.91%) SQL
6 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.45%) Java
6 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.45%) Python
6 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (7.27%) Degree
2 9 (4.09%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.18%) PMP
4 7 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.36%) CCNA
6 3 (1.36%) CISSP
7 2 (0.91%) APMP
7 2 (0.91%) CCDP
7 2 (0.91%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.45%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.45%) ISACA
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.36%) PMO
2 9 (4.09%) GDPR
3 6 (2.73%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.73%) QA
4 2 (0.91%) GxP
4 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.91%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.73%) Docker
2 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) KVM
3 1 (0.45%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.45%) Puppet
1 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.64%) Oracle
2 8 (3.64%) SAP
3 5 (2.27%) ServiceNow
4 4 (1.82%) Cisco
4 4 (1.82%) VMware
5 2 (0.91%) CheckPoint
5 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.91%) Zoho
6 1 (0.45%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.45%) CommVault
6 1 (0.45%) Dell
6 1 (0.45%) F5
6 1 (0.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.45%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.45%) NetApp
6 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.45%) Splunk
6 1 (0.45%) Xerox