Period
to 20 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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.

IT Project Manager
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 145 174
Rank change year-on-year +1 +29 +3
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 61 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.25% 0.94% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.97% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 31 28
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £356 £300 £319
90th Percentile £488 £538 £499
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.00% -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +7.64% -5.26% -29.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,688 4,122 5,401
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 97.01% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,128 2,693 3,501
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £250
90th Percentile £550 £544 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 127 191
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - +4.40%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.30 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £24.70 £29.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +3.93%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Yorkshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Yorkshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Yorkshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in Yorkshire

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
West Yorkshire +3 41 £400 -3.03% 3
South Yorkshire +3 12 £450 - 1
North Yorkshire -1 4 £356 -38.04% 1
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 34 (55.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (49.18%) Project Management
3 25 (40.98%) Finance
4 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
6 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.11%) Scrum
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.84%) Migration
9 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
10 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (8.20%) SMS
10 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
10 5 (8.20%) Change Control
11 4 (6.56%) Kanban
11 4 (6.56%) Degree
11 4 (6.56%) ITIL
11 4 (6.56%) SDLC
11 4 (6.56%) GDPR
11 4 (6.56%) Contingency Planning
12 3 (4.92%) Decision-Making
12 3 (4.92%) PMO
12 3 (4.92%) Banking
12 3 (4.92%) Retail
12 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
12 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (4.92%) PMP
12 3 (4.92%) Project Planning
12 3 (4.92%) Resource Management

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (3.28%) CMS
1 2 (3.28%) Jadu
1 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.64%) CICS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) SMS
2 2 (3.28%) Skype
3 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) MS Access
2 1 (1.64%) QlikView
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.64%) FMCG
3 1 (1.64%) LIMS
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (49.18%) Project Management
3 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
5 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
6 8 (13.11%) Scrum
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.84%) Migration
8 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (8.20%) Change Control
9 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
10 4 (6.56%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (6.56%) ITIL
10 4 (6.56%) Kanban
10 4 (6.56%) SDLC
11 3 (4.92%) Decision-Making
11 3 (4.92%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.92%) Resource Management
11 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
12 2 (3.28%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) COBOL
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) PMP
2 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) GDPR
2 3 (4.92%) PMO
3 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.28%) QA
4 1 (1.64%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
2 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco
2 1 (1.64%) CODA
2 1 (1.64%) F5
2 1 (1.64%) Google
2 1 (1.64%) IBM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP
2 1 (1.64%) Zoho