Period
to 29 May 2020

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 143 175
Rank change year-on-year +36 +32 -14
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 22 47 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.04% 1.05% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.10% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 22
Median daily rate £500 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £368 £305 £369
90th Percentile £581 £490 £486
England median daily rate £475 £460 £461
% change year-on-year +3.26% -0.27% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -4.35% +68.50%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +21.21% -30.53% +1.27%

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 2,007 4,273 4,662
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 95.59% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,249 2,822 3,083
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £237 £250 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 188 166
Median hourly rate £17.42 £15.50 £16.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.40% -8.01% +30.87%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.00 £9.79
90th Percentile £31.38 £33.95 £42.44
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +10.26% +4.28% -1.58%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IT Project Manager in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Yorkshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IT Project Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Yorkshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IT Project Manager in Yorkshire.

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 29 May 2020. 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 +32 13 £463 +8.82%
North Yorkshire +5 6 £500 -
South Yorkshire +27 2 - -
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) SAP
4 4 (18.18%) B2B
4 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 4 (18.18%) Magento
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) Back Office
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
6 2 (9.09%) Project Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Supply Chain Transformation
7 1 (4.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (4.55%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
7 1 (4.55%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) Azure
7 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
7 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Magento
2 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
1 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) B2B
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Project Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
7 1 (4.55%) Logistics
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Governance
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) SIEM
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow