Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Project Management
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 20 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 306 310 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.22% 7.04% 6.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.19% 8.25% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 244 228
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.37% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £261 £287 £236
90th Percentile £510 £550 £543
England median daily rate £460 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £20.31 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.85% -29.96% +13.73%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.10 £13.20
90th Percentile £26.30 £26.41 £34.59
England median hourly rate £32.50 £26.87 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.98% -2.31% -12.53%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,256 3,758 4,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.45% 85.31% 85.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,880 2,502 3,058
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 102 135
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.69% +1.72%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.82 £10.85
90th Percentile £43.25 £40.00 £40.30
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Yorkshire

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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 -13 201 £420 -1.18% 54
South Yorkshire +11 66 £425 - 23
North Yorkshire -4 23 £413 +3.13% 15
East Yorkshire +9 11 £293 -22.52% 5
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Project Management.

1 117 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (31.05%) Finance
3 82 (26.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (20.59%) PRINCE2
5 43 (14.05%) Migration
6 38 (12.42%) Microsoft Excel
7 35 (11.44%) Waterfall
8 30 (9.80%) Scrum
8 30 (9.80%) Agile Project Management
9 29 (9.48%) SharePoint
10 28 (9.15%) PMO
10 28 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (8.82%) Change Management
12 23 (7.52%) Microsoft
12 23 (7.52%) User Stories
13 21 (6.86%) Coaching
13 21 (6.86%) Retail
14 20 (6.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 20 (6.54%) Banking
15 19 (6.21%) Business Analysis
16 17 (5.56%) Degree
16 17 (5.56%) QA
16 17 (5.56%) ITIL
17 16 (5.23%) Windows
17 16 (5.23%) Microsoft Project
17 16 (5.23%) Service Management
18 15 (4.90%) Change Control
18 15 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (4.90%) Mentoring
18 15 (4.90%) Windows 10

Project Management
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 29 (9.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.96%) Confluence
3 4 (1.31%) Documentum
3 4 (1.31%) SAS
3 4 (1.31%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.98%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.98%) Drupal
4 3 (0.98%) FileNet
4 3 (0.98%) Liferay
4 3 (0.98%) LiveCycle
4 3 (0.98%) LiveLink
5 2 (0.65%) IBM Domino
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.33%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (12.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (5.23%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.29%) Office 365
1 7 (2.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 6 (1.96%) SaaS
3 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.65%) npm
4 2 (0.65%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon SageMaker
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.61%) Firewall
1 8 (2.61%) SMS
2 5 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.31%) Skype
4 3 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.98%) LAN
4 3 (0.98%) WAN
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.65%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.65%) VPN
5 2 (0.65%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) BGP
6 1 (0.33%) DHCP
6 1 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) Intranet
6 1 (0.33%) IPsec
6 1 (0.33%) OSPF
6 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.63%) MS Access
3 4 (1.31%) Data Lake
3 4 (1.31%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.31%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.31%) SQLite
4 3 (0.98%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (0.65%) Base SAS
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.65%) Pentaho
5 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.65%) Power BI
5 2 (0.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 14 (4.58%) JIRA
2 6 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.98%) Ant
3 3 (0.98%) Subversion
3 3 (0.98%) Xcode
4 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.65%) webpack
5 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
General
1 95 (31.05%) Finance
2 21 (6.86%) Retail
3 20 (6.54%) Banking
4 10 (3.27%) Legal
5 9 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.96%) Marketing
7 5 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.63%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.98%) Law
10 2 (0.65%) Advertising
10 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.65%) Games
10 2 (0.65%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 155 (50.65%) Project Manager
2 37 (12.09%) IT Manager
3 34 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 28 (9.15%) Analyst
5 16 (5.23%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (3.92%) Developer
7 11 (3.59%) Business Analyst
7 11 (3.59%) Contracts Manager
7 11 (3.59%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 11 (3.59%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (3.59%) Scrum Master
7 11 (3.59%) Senior Manager
7 11 (3.59%) Supply Chain Manager
8 10 (3.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 10 (3.27%) Supply Chain Project Manager
9 9 (2.94%) Banking Project Manager
9 9 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (2.61%) Architect
10 8 (2.61%) Support Officer
11 7 (2.29%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.61%) .NET
2 5 (1.63%) CSS
2 5 (1.63%) Web Services
3 4 (1.31%) SOAP
4 3 (0.98%) .NET Core
4 3 (0.98%) Apache Flex
4 3 (0.98%) Dojo
4 3 (0.98%) Ext JS
4 3 (0.98%) HTML
4 3 (0.98%) Java EE
4 3 (0.98%) jQuery
4 3 (0.98%) JSON
4 3 (0.98%) JSR 170
4 3 (0.98%) OpenGL
4 3 (0.98%) Sencha Touch
4 3 (0.98%) Spring
4 3 (0.98%) WebGL
4 3 (0.98%) XML
5 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (0.65%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.58%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.92%) NHS
4 9 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.61%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.63%) PMI
8 3 (0.98%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.98%) User Experience
8 3 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.65%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.65%) Robotics
10 1 (0.33%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.33%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.33%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.23%) Windows
2 15 (4.90%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.63%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.31%) Android
4 4 (1.31%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.31%) Unix
5 2 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (26.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 63 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 43 (14.05%) Migration
5 35 (11.44%) Waterfall
6 30 (9.80%) Agile Project Management
6 30 (9.80%) Scrum
7 28 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (8.82%) Change Management
9 23 (7.52%) User Stories
10 21 (6.86%) Coaching
11 20 (6.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 19 (6.21%) Business Analysis
13 17 (5.56%) ITIL
14 16 (5.23%) Service Management
15 15 (4.90%) Change Control
15 15 (4.90%) Mentoring
16 14 (4.58%) Project Planning
16 14 (4.58%) Service Delivery
16 14 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.27%) SQL
2 6 (1.96%) C#
3 5 (1.63%) Java
3 5 (1.63%) Python
4 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.98%) Objective-C
5 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.98%) VBA
6 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.65%) Ruby
6 2 (0.65%) Scala
6 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.65%) TypeScript
6 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (5.56%) Degree
2 13 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.27%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.29%) PMP
6 6 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.63%) CCNA
8 4 (1.31%) CCDP
9 3 (0.98%) CISSP
10 2 (0.65%) APMP
10 2 (0.65%) CCNP
10 2 (0.65%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.65%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.33%) APMG
11 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.33%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.15%) PMO
2 17 (5.56%) QA
3 7 (2.29%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.96%) GDPR
5 3 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.65%) GxP
6 2 (0.65%) P3O
6 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.33%) GAMP
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.31%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) KVM
3 1 (0.33%) QEMU
3 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.63%) SCCM
2 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.33%) CASB
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (7.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.94%) Oracle
3 8 (2.61%) SAP
4 7 (2.29%) Cisco
4 7 (2.29%) ServiceNow
5 3 (0.98%) Adobe
5 3 (0.98%) CheckPoint
5 3 (0.98%) Cloudera
5 3 (0.98%) FatWire
5 3 (0.98%) Hortonworks
5 3 (0.98%) IBM
5 3 (0.98%) Interwoven
5 3 (0.98%) OpenText
5 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.98%) Sencha
5 3 (0.98%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.98%) Vignette
5 3 (0.98%) Xerox
6 2 (0.65%) Blue Prism
6 2 (0.65%) VMware