Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 224 233 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.45% 6.55% 9.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.78% 7.60% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 156 341
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £243 £263
90th Percentile £570 £575 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £19.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.18% -38.58% +13.39%
10th Percentile £14.10 £12.73 £19.25
90th Percentile £27.80 £31.50 £187.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.97 £27.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -27.38% +7.84% +24.39%

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 2552 3064 3813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.93% 86.09% 85.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1758 2012 2622
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 65 110
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.53 £10.20 £9.24
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.50 £40.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.47% +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 25 November 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
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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +11 155 £425 - 38
Bradford +6 15 £388 +3.33% 1
Wakefield +7 14 £400 +60.00% 3
Halifax -5 5 £450 +26.40% 1
Pontefract - 3 - -
Pudsey - 2 £500 -
Huddersfield - 2 £328 - 1
Project Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 85 (37.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 83 (37.05%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (29.46%) Finance
4 53 (23.66%) PRINCE2
5 39 (17.41%) Change Management
6 29 (12.95%) Waterfall
7 28 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 26 (11.61%) Resource Management
9 25 (11.16%) Project Planning
10 23 (10.27%) Scrum
11 22 (9.82%) Degree
11 22 (9.82%) PMO
12 21 (9.38%) GDPR
13 19 (8.48%) Service Design
14 18 (8.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 17 (7.59%) Six Sigma
16 16 (7.14%) ITIL
16 16 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
17 15 (6.70%) Data Protection
17 15 (6.70%) Agile Project Management
17 15 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (6.70%) Retail
17 15 (6.70%) JIRA
17 15 (6.70%) E-Commerce
17 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Project
17 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
18 14 (6.25%) Migration
18 14 (6.25%) Business Analysis
19 13 (5.80%) Banking
19 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel

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 (5.36%) Confluence
2 9 (4.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.34%) CMS
4 3 (1.34%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) SAS
6 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
1 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) InDesign
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.45%) SPSS
5 1 (0.45%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.45%) SAP EWM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.23%) Slack
2 5 (2.23%) Trello
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.79%) Office 365
4 3 (1.34%) IaaS
4 3 (1.34%) PaaS
4 3 (1.34%) SaaS
5 2 (0.89%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.45%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.13%) SMS
2 4 (1.79%) WAN
3 3 (1.34%) Firewall
3 3 (1.34%) LAN
4 2 (0.89%) Internet
4 2 (0.89%) Intranet
4 2 (0.89%) MPLS
4 2 (0.89%) SAN
4 2 (0.89%) VPN
5 1 (0.45%) BGP
5 1 (0.45%) Broadband
5 1 (0.45%) CTI
5 1 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.45%) IPsec
5 1 (0.45%) MRTG
5 1 (0.45%) SSL
5 1 (0.45%) VLAN
5 1 (0.45%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.34%) MongoDB
1 3 (1.34%) NoSQL
1 3 (1.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.89%) MySQL
2 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.45%) Big Data
3 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.45%) Mixpanel
3 1 (0.45%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (6.70%) JIRA
2 4 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.89%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.45%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (29.46%) Finance
2 15 (6.70%) Retail
3 13 (5.80%) Banking
4 11 (4.91%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.46%) Marketing
6 8 (3.57%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.23%) Games
7 5 (2.23%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.79%) Local Government
9 3 (1.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) German Language
10 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (50.45%) Project Manager
2 33 (14.73%) Analyst
3 23 (10.27%) Architect
4 18 (8.04%) Senior Manager
5 17 (7.59%) IT Manager
6 16 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
7 15 (6.70%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.70%) Senior Project Manager
8 13 (5.80%) Business Architect
8 13 (5.80%) PMO Analyst
9 11 (4.91%) Digital Project Manager
10 10 (4.46%) GDPR Project Manager
10 10 (4.46%) Implementation Manager
10 10 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (4.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 8 (3.57%) Business Change Manager
11 8 (3.57%) Business Change Project Manager
11 8 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (3.57%) Implementation Project Manager
11 8 (3.57%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.34%) Web Services
2 2 (0.89%) CSS
2 2 (0.89%) CSS3
2 2 (0.89%) HTML
2 2 (0.89%) HTML5
3 1 (0.45%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.45%) jQuery
3 1 (0.45%) JSON
3 1 (0.45%) Kafka
3 1 (0.45%) Laravel
3 1 (0.45%) Material Design
3 1 (0.45%) Middleware
3 1 (0.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.91%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.91%) NHS
3 7 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.79%) User Experience
5 3 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.34%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.34%) FMCG
5 3 (1.34%) PMI
5 3 (1.34%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.34%) VLE
6 2 (0.89%) Blog
6 2 (0.89%) Social Media
7 1 (0.45%) Clustering
7 1 (0.45%) IVR
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.13%) Linux
2 4 (1.79%) Windows
3 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (37.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 83 (37.05%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (23.66%) PRINCE2
4 39 (17.41%) Change Management
5 29 (12.95%) Waterfall
6 26 (11.61%) Resource Management
7 25 (11.16%) Project Planning
8 23 (10.27%) Scrum
9 19 (8.48%) Service Design
10 18 (8.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (7.59%) Six Sigma
12 16 (7.14%) ITIL
12 16 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
13 15 (6.70%) Agile Project Management
13 15 (6.70%) Data Protection
13 15 (6.70%) E-Commerce
14 14 (6.25%) Business Analysis
14 14 (6.25%) Migration
15 13 (5.80%) Coaching
16 12 (5.36%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.68%) SQL
2 3 (1.34%) C
2 3 (1.34%) Java
2 3 (1.34%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.34%) Python
3 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.45%) C#
3 1 (0.45%) C++
3 1 (0.45%) Scala
3 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (9.82%) Degree
2 9 (4.02%) PMP
3 8 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 7 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.68%) CISM
5 6 (2.68%) CISSP
6 5 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.23%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.79%) CCNP
7 4 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.34%) APMP
8 3 (1.34%) CCDP
8 3 (1.34%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (1.34%) CISA
9 2 (0.89%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.89%) ISEB
9 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.82%) PMO
2 21 (9.38%) GDPR
3 11 (4.91%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.79%) QA
5 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) P3O
6 1 (0.45%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.45%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Puppet
2 3 (1.34%) SCCM
3 2 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.89%) Terraform
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.45%) Netcool
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.91%) SAP
3 7 (3.13%) Cisco
4 3 (1.34%) Google
4 3 (1.34%) Oracle
4 3 (1.34%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.89%) Fujitsu
5 2 (0.89%) HP
5 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.89%) VMware
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe
6 1 (0.45%) Avaya
6 1 (0.45%) Capita
6 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.45%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.45%) Progress
6 1 (0.45%) Remedy
6 1 (0.45%) Sitecore