Period
to 19 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 155 148
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 +27
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 28 27 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.62% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.64% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 32
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +1.19% +1.20%
10th Percentile £369 £318 £301
90th Percentile £469 £540 £506
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £57.50 £45.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.37% +9.64% +49.55%
10th Percentile £56.25 £45.25 £23.65
90th Percentile £58.75 £45.75 £41.75
England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +4.40% +9.64% +22.06%

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 4,605 4,202 5,491
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 96.98% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,040 2,669 3,637
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £567
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 168 224
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.64 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.29% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.34 £8.63
90th Percentile £41.50 £26.25 £28.81
England median hourly rate £18.69 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.62% - +11.76%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -9 21 £413 -2.94% 6
South Yorkshire -4 4 £450 -5.26% 1
North Yorkshire 0 1 £325 -3.70% 3
East Yorkshire -6 1 £380 -13.14%
IT Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 14 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
8 3 (10.71%) APMP
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
9 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 2 (7.14%) IT Governance
9 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
9 2 (7.14%) Retail
10 1 (3.57%) Banking
10 1 (3.57%) Logistics
10 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.57%) Lean Six Sigma

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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.14%) IT Governance
7 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.57%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (3.57%) Order to Cash
8 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (10.71%) APMP
3 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Ariba
2 1 (3.57%) Remedy
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.57%) Siebel