The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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.

Senior Project Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 112 94
Rank change year-on-year +25 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 8 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.052% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.054% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 10
Median daily rate £538 £455 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.13% -4.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £455 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £455 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £52.50

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 1290 1864 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.70% 96.28% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 1270 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 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 69 89
Median hourly rate £12.13 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £8.75 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in West Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 5 £544 - 1
Bradford - 3 £545 -
Senior Project Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Case Management
6 1 (8.33%) FMCG
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) IBM

Senior 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Case Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft