Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 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
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 20 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 317 344 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.16% 6.46% 8.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.54% 7.70% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 224 471
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £282 £253 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £588
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.15% +20.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £14.10 £14.43 £16.00
90th Percentile £32.10 £33.30 £39.50
England median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year -1.82% -12.53% +10.32%

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 3712 4469 5238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.89% 83.96% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2454 2909 3597
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £540
England median daily rate £450 £429 £425
% change year-on-year +4.78% +1.06% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 137 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.57 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.85% +0.45% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.61 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £34.97 £29.40
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.30 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.88% +10.45% +15.79%

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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 2017. 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 +2 226 £425 +6.25% 32
South Yorkshire +6 44 £425 - 9
North Yorkshire +11 31 £388 +3.33% 10
East Yorkshire -2 4 £378 -11.18%
Humberside +1 2 £473 +5.82%
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, 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 (37.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 116 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (26.18%) Finance
4 67 (21.14%) PRINCE2
5 49 (15.46%) Change Management
6 41 (12.93%) Waterfall
7 34 (10.73%) Microsoft
8 32 (10.09%) Scrum
9 31 (9.78%) Degree
10 30 (9.46%) Banking
10 30 (9.46%) GDPR
11 29 (9.15%) Business Analysis
11 29 (9.15%) Resource Management
11 29 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (8.20%) PMO
13 25 (7.89%) Project Planning
14 24 (7.57%) Agile Project Management
15 23 (7.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (7.26%) ITIL
16 22 (6.94%) Migration
16 22 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
17 21 (6.62%) Service Design
18 20 (6.31%) Microsoft Project
18 20 (6.31%) JIRA
19 19 (5.99%) Data Protection
19 19 (5.99%) Confluence
19 19 (5.99%) Six Sigma
20 18 (5.68%) E-Commerce
20 18 (5.68%) Lean Six Sigma
21 17 (5.36%) Kanban

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 19 (5.99%) Confluence
2 11 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.89%) CMS
4 4 (1.26%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.95%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.63%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) SAS
7 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (6.31%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.89%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.32%) InDesign
7 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.32%) SPSS
7 1 (0.32%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.32%) iTrent
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.32%) SAP EWM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.32%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.84%) Slack
1 9 (2.84%) Trello
2 8 (2.52%) Office 365
3 6 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.95%) IaaS
5 3 (0.95%) PaaS
5 3 (0.95%) SaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.32%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.32%) G Suite
7 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.79%) SMS
2 8 (2.52%) WAN
3 6 (1.89%) LAN
4 4 (1.26%) Firewall
4 4 (1.26%) Internet
5 3 (0.95%) Intranet
5 3 (0.95%) MPLS
5 3 (0.95%) VPN
6 2 (0.63%) BGP
6 2 (0.63%) Broadband
6 2 (0.63%) MRTG
6 2 (0.63%) SAN
7 1 (0.32%) CTI
7 1 (0.32%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.32%) HSRP
7 1 (0.32%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.32%) VLAN
7 1 (0.32%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.95%) Big Data
2 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.95%) MongoDB
2 3 (0.95%) NoSQL
2 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (0.63%) MySQL
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.32%) OLAP
4 1 (0.32%) Power BI
4 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (6.31%) JIRA
2 5 (1.58%) Axure RP
3 4 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.32%) LSMW
General
1 83 (26.18%) Finance
2 30 (9.46%) Banking
3 17 (5.36%) Retail
4 13 (4.10%) Marketing
5 11 (3.47%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.47%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.58%) Games
7 5 (1.58%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.26%) Local Government
9 3 (0.95%) Publishing
10 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) German Language
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (48.90%) Project Manager
2 51 (16.09%) Analyst
3 33 (10.41%) Business Analyst
4 26 (8.20%) IT Manager
5 25 (7.89%) Architect
6 23 (7.26%) IT Project Manager
7 20 (6.31%) Senior Manager
8 17 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
8 17 (5.36%) Senior Project Manager
9 15 (4.73%) Infrastructure Manager
9 15 (4.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 14 (4.42%) Agile Business Analyst
10 14 (4.42%) Business Architect
10 14 (4.42%) GDPR Project Manager
10 14 (4.42%) Implementation Manager
10 14 (4.42%) PMO Analyst
11 11 (3.47%) Security Manager
11 11 (3.47%) Security Project Manager
12 10 (3.15%) Digital Project Manager
13 9 (2.84%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.89%) CSS
1 6 (1.89%) HTML
2 4 (1.26%) Web Services
3 3 (0.95%) Ajax
4 2 (0.63%) .NET
4 2 (0.63%) CSS3
4 2 (0.63%) HTML5
5 1 (0.32%) AppFabric
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.32%) JSON
5 1 (0.32%) Kafka
5 1 (0.32%) Laravel
5 1 (0.32%) Middleware
5 1 (0.32%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.32%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.32%) SOAP
5 1 (0.32%) WCF
5 1 (0.32%) WSDL
5 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.42%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.42%) NHS
3 10 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.52%) User Experience
5 5 (1.58%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.58%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.95%) e-Learning
7 3 (0.95%) PMI
7 3 (0.95%) VLE
8 2 (0.63%) Blog
8 2 (0.63%) FMCG
8 2 (0.63%) Social Media
9 1 (0.32%) Clustering
9 1 (0.32%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.32%) IVR
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.52%) Linux
2 7 (2.21%) Windows
3 5 (1.58%) Unix
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (37.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 116 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.14%) PRINCE2
4 49 (15.46%) Change Management
5 41 (12.93%) Waterfall
6 32 (10.09%) Scrum
7 29 (9.15%) Business Analysis
7 29 (9.15%) Resource Management
8 25 (7.89%) Project Planning
9 24 (7.57%) Agile Project Management
10 23 (7.26%) ITIL
10 23 (7.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 22 (6.94%) Migration
12 21 (6.62%) Service Design
13 19 (5.99%) Data Protection
13 19 (5.99%) Six Sigma
14 18 (5.68%) E-Commerce
14 18 (5.68%) Lean Six Sigma
15 17 (5.36%) Information Security
15 17 (5.36%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.84%) SQL
2 6 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.26%) Perl
4 2 (0.63%) C
4 2 (0.63%) C#
4 2 (0.63%) Java
4 2 (0.63%) Python
5 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.32%) Scala
5 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (9.78%) Degree
2 17 (5.36%) PMP
3 10 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.84%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.21%) CISM
5 7 (2.21%) CISSP
5 7 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.58%) CCNP
7 5 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.26%) CCNA
8 4 (1.26%) CISA
9 3 (0.95%) APMP
9 3 (0.95%) CCDP
9 3 (0.95%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.46%) GDPR
2 26 (8.20%) PMO
3 13 (4.10%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.84%) QA
5 6 (1.89%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.32%) P3O
8 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.32%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) Puppet
1 3 (0.95%) SCCM
1 3 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.63%) Netcool
2 2 (0.63%) Terraform
3 1 (0.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.05%) SAP
3 9 (2.84%) Cisco
4 6 (1.89%) VMware
5 5 (1.58%) Google
5 5 (1.58%) Oracle
5 5 (1.58%) Progress
5 5 (1.58%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.26%) Adobe
7 3 (0.95%) HP
8 2 (0.63%) BeyondTrust
8 2 (0.63%) Fujitsu
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.63%) Remedy
9 1 (0.32%) Capita
9 1 (0.32%) Civica
9 1 (0.32%) Huawei
9 1 (0.32%) Infor
9 1 (0.32%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.32%) Sitecore