Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 156 166
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 48 27 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.96% 0.64% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.66% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 33
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +0.92%
10th Percentile £356 £306 £323
90th Percentile £475 £482 £498
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £34.13 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.89% +9.91%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -1.10% +18.18% +28.33%

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 4,817 4,094 5,570
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 97.11% 96.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,195 2,602 3,738
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 144 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £12.88 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.63% -4.63% +3.85%
10th Percentile £9.95 £9.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £28.87 £30.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.22 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.63% -4.11% +8.57%

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 July 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 July 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 32 £400 -5.88% 5
South Yorkshire -4 8 £438 +14.75% 2
North Yorkshire 0 4 £356 -38.04% 2
East Yorkshire +4 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 20 July 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 29 (60.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (52.08%) Project Management
3 21 (43.75%) Finance
4 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
6 8 (16.67%) Migration
7 6 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 5 (10.42%) Project Planning
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (10.42%) SMS
9 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (8.33%) ITIL
9 4 (8.33%) Scrum
9 4 (8.33%) Resource Management
9 4 (8.33%) Change Control
9 4 (8.33%) GDPR
10 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
10 3 (6.25%) Degree
10 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
10 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
11 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
11 2 (4.17%) PMP
11 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.17%) SAP

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 (4.17%) CMS
1 2 (4.17%) Jadu
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) SMS
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MS Access
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) FMCG
2 1 (2.08%) LIMS
2 1 (2.08%) PMI
2 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (52.08%) Project Management
3 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 6 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.42%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.33%) Change Control
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL
8 4 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.33%) Scrum
9 3 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
10 2 (4.17%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.08%) APMP
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) GDPR
2 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) PMO
3 1 (2.08%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) Ariba
2 1 (2.08%) Capita
2 1 (2.08%) Remedy
2 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.08%) Zoho