Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 19 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 294 324 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.65% 6.60% 8.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 7.93% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 230 435
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.01%
10th Percentile £298 £262 £263
90th Percentile £545 £576 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £28.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.16% +15.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £14.05 £14.51 £16.30
90th Percentile £32.10 £33.08 £28.09
England median hourly rate £26.87 £27.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year -2.31% -12.53% +13.13%

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 3,680 4,085 5,041
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.30% 83.20% 83.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,406 2,672 3,380
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £261 £258 £263
90th Percentile £548 £543 £550
England median daily rate £450 £432 £425
% change year-on-year +4.11% +1.71% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 133 176
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.73% -0.90% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.69 £9.99
90th Percentile £41.40 £33.50 £26.75
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

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 19 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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 -2 210 £425 +3.03% 64
South Yorkshire -2 43 £425 +6.25% 18
North Yorkshire +3 28 £375 +1.35% 14
Humberside 0 3 £500 +11.98%
East Yorkshire -2 2 £388 -8.82% 5
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 119 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 116 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (26.53%) Finance
4 57 (19.39%) PRINCE2
5 50 (17.01%) Change Management
6 41 (13.95%) Scrum
7 34 (11.56%) Waterfall
7 34 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (10.54%) Agile Project Management
9 30 (10.20%) Migration
10 29 (9.86%) GDPR
11 28 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 27 (9.18%) Banking
13 25 (8.50%) ITIL
14 24 (8.16%) Degree
14 24 (8.16%) PMO
15 22 (7.48%) Service Design
15 22 (7.48%) Business Analysis
16 20 (6.80%) Resource Management
17 19 (6.46%) Data Protection
17 19 (6.46%) Microsoft
18 18 (6.12%) Six Sigma
18 18 (6.12%) Lean Six Sigma
18 18 (6.12%) Project Planning
19 17 (5.78%) JIRA
19 17 (5.78%) Mentoring
19 17 (5.78%) Coaching
19 17 (5.78%) Service Delivery
19 17 (5.78%) Information Security
20 16 (5.44%) Risk 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 14 (4.76%) Confluence
2 8 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.02%) CMS
3 3 (1.02%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.68%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.34%) IIS
5 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.34%) nginx
5 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
1 13 (4.42%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.34%) InDesign
6 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.34%) iTrent
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.34%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.34%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.40%) Office 365
2 9 (3.06%) Slack
2 9 (3.06%) Trello
3 5 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.34%) G Suite
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.42%) SMS
2 8 (2.72%) WAN
3 6 (2.04%) LAN
4 4 (1.36%) Firewall
4 4 (1.36%) Internet
5 3 (1.02%) MPLS
5 3 (1.02%) SAN
5 3 (1.02%) VPN
6 2 (0.68%) BGP
6 2 (0.68%) Broadband
6 2 (0.68%) Intranet
6 2 (0.68%) MRTG
7 1 (0.34%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.34%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.34%) HSRP
7 1 (0.34%) IPsec
7 1 (0.34%) Skype
7 1 (0.34%) VLAN
7 1 (0.34%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (1.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (1.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (1.02%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.68%) Apache Hive
3 2 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.34%) HBase
4 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.34%) Redis
4 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.78%) JIRA
2 5 (1.70%) Axure RP
3 4 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.34%) ERwin
4 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 78 (26.53%) Finance
2 27 (9.18%) Banking
3 16 (5.44%) Retail
4 9 (3.06%) Marketing
5 8 (2.72%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.38%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.04%) Games
7 6 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.70%) Local Government
8 5 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.70%) Military
9 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.68%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Law
11 1 (0.34%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 141 (47.96%) Project Manager
2 40 (13.61%) Analyst
3 27 (9.18%) Business Analyst
4 26 (8.84%) Architect
5 24 (8.16%) IT Manager
6 22 (7.48%) IT Project Manager
7 19 (6.46%) Senior Manager
8 16 (5.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 16 (5.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 16 (5.44%) Scrum Master
8 16 (5.44%) Senior Project Manager
9 14 (4.76%) Business Architect
10 13 (4.42%) Coordinator
10 13 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
11 12 (4.08%) GDPR Project Manager
11 12 (4.08%) Implementation Manager
12 11 (3.74%) Project Coordinator
13 10 (3.40%) Security Manager
13 10 (3.40%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.70%) CSS
1 5 (1.70%) HTML
2 3 (1.02%) Ajax
3 2 (0.68%) Kafka
3 2 (0.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.34%) AppFabric
4 1 (0.34%) CSS3
4 1 (0.34%) HTML5
4 1 (0.34%) JSON
4 1 (0.34%) Material Design
4 1 (0.34%) Middleware
4 1 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.34%) React
4 1 (0.34%) REST
4 1 (0.34%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.34%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.34%) SOAP
4 1 (0.34%) WCF
4 1 (0.34%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.06%) PMI
5 8 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.72%) NHS
5 8 (2.72%) User Experience
6 5 (1.70%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.02%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.02%) VLE
8 2 (0.68%) Blog
8 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.34%) Clustering
9 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.34%) FMCG
9 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.34%) Social Media
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.72%) Linux
2 7 (2.38%) Windows
3 6 (2.04%) Unix
4 3 (1.02%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.34%) Android
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 116 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (19.39%) PRINCE2
4 50 (17.01%) Change Management
5 41 (13.95%) Scrum
6 34 (11.56%) Waterfall
7 31 (10.54%) Agile Project Management
8 30 (10.20%) Migration
9 28 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 25 (8.50%) ITIL
11 22 (7.48%) Business Analysis
11 22 (7.48%) Service Design
12 20 (6.80%) Resource Management
13 19 (6.46%) Data Protection
14 18 (6.12%) Lean Six Sigma
14 18 (6.12%) Project Planning
14 18 (6.12%) Six Sigma
15 17 (5.78%) Information Security
15 17 (5.78%) Mentoring
15 17 (5.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.40%) SQL
2 5 (1.70%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.36%) Perl
4 3 (1.02%) Java
5 2 (0.68%) C
5 2 (0.68%) Python
6 1 (0.34%) C#
6 1 (0.34%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.34%) Scala
6 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.34%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (8.16%) Degree
2 12 (4.08%) PMI Certification
3 11 (3.74%) PMP
3 11 (3.74%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.70%) CISM
7 5 (1.70%) CISSP
8 4 (1.36%) CISA
9 3 (1.02%) APMP
9 3 (1.02%) CCNA
9 3 (1.02%) CCNP
10 2 (0.68%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (0.68%) ISEB
10 2 (0.68%) MCSA
10 2 (0.68%) MCSE
10 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.86%) GDPR
2 24 (8.16%) PMO
3 14 (4.76%) Data Quality
4 10 (3.40%) QA
5 6 (2.04%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.34%) GAAP
8 1 (0.34%) IFRS
8 1 (0.34%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.34%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Varnish
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.34%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) SCCM
2 2 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.68%) Netcool
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (6.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.74%) SAP
3 6 (2.04%) Cisco
3 6 (2.04%) Oracle
3 6 (2.04%) VMware
4 5 (1.70%) Progress
4 5 (1.70%) ServiceNow
4 5 (1.70%) Xerox
5 4 (1.36%) Adobe
6 2 (0.68%) BeyondTrust
6 2 (0.68%) Fujitsu
6 2 (0.68%) Google
6 2 (0.68%) HP
6 2 (0.68%) Remedy
7 1 (0.34%) Civica
7 1 (0.34%) F5
7 1 (0.34%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.34%) Huawei
7 1 (0.34%) hybris
7 1 (0.34%) Infor