The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 22 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 78 139 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.83% 7.11% 9.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 7.37% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 98 114
Median daily rate £425 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £249 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.91% -23.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -8.57% -3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1296 1885 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.86% 96.47% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 1286 1104
Median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 69 89
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £8.75 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Manager in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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 -13 47 £413 +6.45% 18
Bradford -2 13 £450 +5.88% 3
Wakefield +1 4 £450 +14.28% 1
Halifax -7 4 £339 -8.99% 2
Pudsey - 1 £358 -
Project Manager
Yorkshire

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 91 (55.83%) Project Management
2 73 (44.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 64 (39.26%) Finance
4 37 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (17.79%) PRINCE2
6 25 (15.34%) Retail
7 22 (13.50%) Banking
8 19 (11.66%) Migration
9 16 (9.82%) Project Planning
10 15 (9.20%) Supplier Management
11 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
12 13 (7.98%) CRM
12 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
12 13 (7.98%) Data Centre
13 12 (7.36%) Waterfall
14 11 (6.75%) Scrum
14 11 (6.75%) E-Commerce
15 10 (6.13%) Legal
15 10 (6.13%) PMO
16 9 (5.52%) ERP
16 9 (5.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (5.52%) Retail Banking
17 8 (4.91%) Matrix Management
17 8 (4.91%) Business Analysis
18 7 (4.29%) Law
18 7 (4.29%) MS Project
18 7 (4.29%) Marketing
18 7 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
18 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
19 6 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM

Project Manager Skill Set
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 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) Confluence
2 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (4.29%) MS Project
3 6 (3.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.61%) Primavera
2 1 (0.61%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.61%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Office 365
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) Firewall
1 3 (1.84%) WAN
2 2 (1.23%) LAN
2 2 (1.23%) VPN
3 1 (0.61%) ATM
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) MPLS
3 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) VPLS
3 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) Big Data
1 1 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 64 (39.26%) Finance
2 25 (15.34%) Retail
3 22 (13.50%) Banking
4 10 (6.13%) Legal
5 9 (5.52%) Retail Banking
6 7 (4.29%) Law
6 7 (4.29%) Marketing
7 5 (3.07%) Games
8 4 (2.45%) Advertising
9 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.23%) Back Office
10 2 (1.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.61%) iGaming
11 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.98%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.45%) FMCG
4 3 (1.84%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.84%) NHS
4 3 (1.84%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.23%) EPoS
5 2 (1.23%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) PMI
6 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) PACS
6 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.68%) Windows
2 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (55.83%) Project Management
2 73 (44.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (17.79%) PRINCE2
5 19 (11.66%) Migration
6 16 (9.82%) Project Planning
7 15 (9.20%) Supplier Management
8 13 (7.98%) CRM
9 12 (7.36%) Waterfall
10 11 (6.75%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.75%) Scrum
11 9 (5.52%) ERP
11 9 (5.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (4.91%) Business Analysis
12 8 (4.91%) Matrix Management
13 6 (3.68%) Coaching
13 6 (3.68%) ITIL
14 5 (3.07%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 5 (3.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (3.07%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.61%) C
1 1 (0.61%) COBOL
1 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (2.45%) Degree
1 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.61%) APMP
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMP
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) PMO
2 3 (1.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.23%) QA
4 1 (0.61%) Basel II
4 1 (0.61%) GDPR
4 1 (0.61%) HL7
4 1 (0.61%) IFRS
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (7.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.23%) BT
2 2 (1.23%) Cisco
2 2 (1.23%) SAP
2 2 (1.23%) VMware
3 1 (0.61%) Avaya
3 1 (0.61%) BMC
3 1 (0.61%) Citrix
3 1 (0.61%) Computacenter
3 1 (0.61%) F5
3 1 (0.61%) Genesys
3 1 (0.61%) IBM
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle
3 1 (0.61%) Platfora
3 1 (0.61%) Sage
3 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow
3 1 (0.61%) Verint
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