Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 299 301 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.11% 6.72% 6.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 7.95% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 228 235
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £295 £266
90th Percentile £538 £545 £575
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £20.66 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.51% -28.16% +15.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.05 £14.51
90th Percentile £30.00 £32.10 £33.08
England median hourly rate £31.12 £26.87 £27.50
% change year-on-year +15.82% -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 4,242 3,785 4,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.73% 84.47% 84.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,858 2,476 2,678
Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £259 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 106 137
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.13 £17.25 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.72% +16.04% -0.90%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.50 £10.61
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.25 £31.90
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.14 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.56% -2.57% +3.26%

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 23 January 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 23 January 2019. 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 -7 183 £425 - 64
South Yorkshire -1 65 £450 +5.88% 34
North Yorkshire +1 28 £413 +10.00% 9
East Yorkshire +9 13 £275 -29.03% 1
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 115 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (27.09%) Finance
3 80 (26.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (20.07%) PRINCE2
5 39 (13.04%) Migration
6 36 (12.04%) Waterfall
7 34 (11.37%) Microsoft
8 31 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (10.03%) Microsoft Excel
9 30 (10.03%) Agile Project Management
10 29 (9.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 28 (9.36%) PMO
12 27 (9.03%) Change Management
13 26 (8.70%) Scrum
14 25 (8.36%) Coaching
15 24 (8.03%) User Stories
15 24 (8.03%) Microsoft Project
16 23 (7.69%) QA
17 22 (7.36%) Security Cleared
17 22 (7.36%) Windows
17 22 (7.36%) ITIL
18 21 (7.02%) SharePoint
19 20 (6.69%) Service Delivery
20 19 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
21 16 (5.35%) SC Cleared
21 16 (5.35%) Mentoring
22 15 (5.02%) Windows 10
22 15 (5.02%) Service Design
22 15 (5.02%) Change Control
22 15 (5.02%) Programme Management

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 21 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.67%) Confluence
2 5 (1.67%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.34%) CMS
4 3 (1.00%) IBM Domino
4 3 (1.00%) SAS
5 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (10.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (8.03%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.33%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.34%) Office 365
2 4 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.34%) Trello
3 3 (1.00%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.00%) SaaS
3 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.67%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon SageMaker
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.35%) Firewall
2 8 (2.68%) LAN
2 8 (2.68%) VoIP
2 8 (2.68%) VPN
3 7 (2.34%) VLAN
3 7 (2.34%) WAN
3 7 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.67%) Skype
5 4 (1.34%) Network Security
6 3 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.00%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.67%) BGP
7 2 (0.67%) DHCP
7 2 (0.67%) DNS
7 2 (0.67%) IPsec
7 2 (0.67%) OSPF
7 2 (0.67%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.68%) NoSQL
2 7 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.00%) Data Lake
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (0.67%) Base SAS
4 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.67%) Pentaho
4 2 (0.67%) Power BI
4 2 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.33%) DTS
5 1 (0.33%) OLAP
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.33%) QlikView
5 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (5.02%) JIRA
2 3 (1.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 81 (27.09%) Finance
2 15 (5.02%) Banking
3 13 (4.35%) Retail
4 9 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.34%) Legal
6 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.34%) Law
8 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Games
9 2 (0.67%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (48.16%) Project Manager
2 30 (10.03%) IT Manager
3 29 (9.70%) IT Project Manager
4 27 (9.03%) Analyst
5 18 (6.02%) Delivery Manager
6 13 (4.35%) Data Engineer
7 12 (4.01%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 10 (3.34%) Business Analyst
8 10 (3.34%) Contracts Manager
8 10 (3.34%) Senior Manager
8 10 (3.34%) Supply Chain Manager
9 9 (3.01%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (3.01%) Junior
9 9 (3.01%) Supply Chain Project Manager
10 8 (2.68%) Developer
10 8 (2.68%) Digital Project Manager
10 8 (2.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 8 (2.68%) Scrum Master
10 8 (2.68%) Senior Project Manager
11 7 (2.34%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.34%) Web Services
2 4 (1.34%) .NET
3 2 (0.67%) HTML
4 1 (0.33%) .NET Core
4 1 (0.33%) CSS
4 1 (0.33%) EDI
4 1 (0.33%) MDX
4 1 (0.33%) Middleware
4 1 (0.33%) WPF
4 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.01%) NHS
3 8 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.34%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.01%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.67%) PMI
7 4 (1.34%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.67%) Robotics
8 2 (0.67%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.33%) CCTV
9 1 (0.33%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.33%) FMCG
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.33%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) User Experience
9 1 (0.33%) Video Editing
9 1 (0.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.36%) Windows
2 15 (5.02%) Windows 10
3 6 (2.01%) Unix
3 6 (2.01%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (26.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (20.07%) PRINCE2
4 39 (13.04%) Migration
5 36 (12.04%) Waterfall
6 31 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (10.03%) Agile Project Management
8 29 (9.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 27 (9.03%) Change Management
10 26 (8.70%) Scrum
11 25 (8.36%) Coaching
12 24 (8.03%) User Stories
13 22 (7.36%) ITIL
14 20 (6.69%) Service Delivery
15 19 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (5.35%) Mentoring
17 15 (5.02%) Change Control
17 15 (5.02%) Collaborative Working
17 15 (5.02%) Programme Management
17 15 (5.02%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.34%) SQL
2 3 (1.00%) C#
2 3 (1.00%) Perl
2 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.00%) Python
2 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.67%) Java
3 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.67%) Ruby
3 2 (0.67%) Scala
3 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (0.67%) VBA
4 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (7.36%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.35%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (3.34%) Degree
5 9 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (2.34%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.67%) PMP
8 4 (1.34%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.00%) APMP
9 3 (1.00%) CCNA
10 2 (0.67%) CAPM
10 2 (0.67%) CCDP
11 1 (0.33%) APMG
11 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.36%) PMO
2 23 (7.69%) QA
3 6 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.00%) GDPR
5 2 (0.67%) P3O
5 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) GAMP
6 1 (0.33%) IFRS
6 1 (0.33%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.34%) Firmware
3 2 (0.67%) Docker
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.01%) SCCM
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 34 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.02%) Cisco
3 14 (4.68%) Oracle
4 10 (3.34%) Cloudera
4 10 (3.34%) Hortonworks
5 9 (3.01%) SAP
6 4 (1.34%) CheckPoint
6 4 (1.34%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.00%) JDA
7 3 (1.00%) RedPrairie
7 3 (1.00%) Symantec
8 2 (0.67%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.67%) CODA
8 2 (0.67%) Informatica
8 2 (0.67%) Meraki
8 2 (0.67%) Palo Alto
8 2 (0.67%) Pega
8 2 (0.67%) Remedy
9 1 (0.33%) McAfee
9 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com