Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 27 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 238 310 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.82% 6.23% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 7.08% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 228 238
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £266 £226 £299
90th Percentile £538 £532 £547
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.50 £21.25 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.29% -6.59% +20.53%
10th Percentile £19.15 £10.90 £16.45
90th Percentile £66.50 £36.00 £44.45
England median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +3.08% +30.00% -5.66%

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 3,537 4,378 3,654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.56% 88.02% 86.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,352 2,925 2,394
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £280 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 128 89
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +25.00% -3.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.04 £8.78
90th Percentile £35.45 £43.25 £38.70
England median hourly rate £24.96 £21.33 £23.14
% change year-on-year +17.03% -7.84% +0.61%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +3 162 £425 +6.25% 57
South Yorkshire -26 45 £400 +23.08% 19
North Yorkshire +11 21 £456 +25.86% 20
East Yorkshire +4 3 £465 +16.25% 1
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 69 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 53 (22.27%) Finance
5 43 (18.07%) Microsoft
6 32 (13.45%) Microsoft Office
6 32 (13.45%) Migration
7 30 (12.61%) Project Delivery
8 29 (12.18%) Microsoft Excel
9 28 (11.76%) Degree
10 27 (11.34%) Oracle
10 27 (11.34%) Change Management
11 24 (10.08%) Public Sector
12 23 (9.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 22 (9.24%) SAP
14 21 (8.82%) Azure
15 19 (7.98%) SharePoint
15 19 (7.98%) ERP
16 18 (7.56%) Office 365
16 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (7.14%) ITIL
17 17 (7.14%) Management Information System
18 16 (6.72%) Windows
18 16 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 16 (6.72%) PMO
19 15 (6.30%) Project Planning
19 15 (6.30%) JIRA
19 15 (6.30%) SQL Server
19 15 (6.30%) PMI Certification

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 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.88%) CMS
3 6 (2.52%) Anypoint
3 6 (2.52%) IIS
4 5 (2.10%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.68%) Confluence
6 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.42%) SAS
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (13.45%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (12.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (9.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (3.78%) MS Visio
6 7 (2.94%) Camtasia
6 7 (2.94%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (2.52%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (2.10%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (2.10%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.84%) Changepoint
5 2 (0.84%) JDE World
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.84%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.84%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.42%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.42%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.82%) Azure
2 18 (7.56%) Office 365
3 11 (4.62%) AWS
4 7 (2.94%) GitHub
5 6 (2.52%) Power Platform
6 5 (2.10%) GCP
6 5 (2.10%) IaaS
6 5 (2.10%) PaaS
6 5 (2.10%) SaaS
7 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.84%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.84%) Serverless
8 1 (0.42%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Flow
8 1 (0.42%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.62%) Network Security
2 5 (2.10%) Firewall
3 4 (1.68%) WAN
4 3 (1.26%) Skype
4 3 (1.26%) WebEx
5 1 (0.42%) HSRP
5 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.52%) Power BI
3 5 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.10%) MySQL
4 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.84%) Big Data
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.84%) QlikView
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.42%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.42%) KNIME
6 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (0.42%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (6.30%) JIRA
2 6 (2.52%) Rational Team Concert
3 5 (2.10%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.68%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.68%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.42%) JUnit
5 1 (0.42%) Mockito
5 1 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 53 (22.27%) Finance
2 24 (10.08%) Public Sector
3 13 (5.46%) Retail
4 12 (5.04%) Banking
5 9 (3.78%) Legal
5 9 (3.78%) Marketing
6 8 (3.36%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.94%) Billing
8 5 (2.10%) French Language
8 5 (2.10%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.84%) Law
10 2 (0.84%) Local Government
10 2 (0.84%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.42%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.42%) Military
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
11 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (48.32%) Project Manager
2 19 (7.98%) Analyst
3 17 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 17 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 15 (6.30%) IT Manager
5 13 (5.46%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.04%) IT Project Manager
7 11 (4.62%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (4.20%) Coordinator
9 9 (3.78%) Developer
9 9 (3.78%) Digital Project Manager
9 9 (3.78%) Service Manager
10 8 (3.36%) Architect
10 8 (3.36%) ERP Manager
11 7 (2.94%) Consultant
11 7 (2.94%) Delivery Project Manager
11 7 (2.94%) ERP Project Manager
11 7 (2.94%) Office 365 Manager
11 7 (2.94%) Project Coordinator
11 7 (2.94%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.36%) HTML
1 8 (3.36%) XML
2 7 (2.94%) CSS
3 6 (2.52%) Middleware
3 6 (2.52%) Web Services
4 4 (1.68%) Gherkin
4 4 (1.68%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.26%) .NET
6 2 (0.84%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.84%) SOAP
6 2 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.42%) EDI
7 1 (0.42%) JSON
7 1 (0.42%) Laravel
7 1 (0.42%) LDAP
7 1 (0.42%) Node.js
7 1 (0.42%) RESTful
7 1 (0.42%) RxJava
7 1 (0.42%) SAML
7 1 (0.42%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.20%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.94%) Video Editing
5 6 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (2.52%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.10%) NHS
7 4 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.26%) FMCG
8 3 (1.26%) PMI
9 2 (0.84%) Clustering
9 2 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.84%) Life Science
9 2 (0.84%) Robotics
10 1 (0.42%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.42%) IVR
10 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.72%) Windows
2 12 (5.04%) Windows 10
3 9 (3.78%) Unix
4 7 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.26%) Linux
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 32 (13.45%) Migration
5 30 (12.61%) Project Delivery
6 27 (11.34%) Change Management
7 19 (7.98%) ERP
8 18 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (7.14%) ITIL
10 15 (6.30%) Project Planning
11 14 (5.88%) Content Management
11 14 (5.88%) SDLC
11 14 (5.88%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.04%) Agile Project Management
12 12 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (5.04%) Scrum
12 12 (5.04%) Service Management
13 11 (4.62%) Project Governance
13 11 (4.62%) Risk Management
13 11 (4.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.04%) SQL
2 7 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.52%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.10%) C#
5 2 (0.84%) Python
5 2 (0.84%) R
5 2 (0.84%) RPG
6 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.42%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) PHP
6 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.42%) Scala
6 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (11.76%) Degree
2 16 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 15 (6.30%) PMI Certification
4 14 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.04%) PMP
6 10 (4.20%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.52%) HND
7 6 (2.52%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.68%) Chartered Engineer
8 4 (1.68%) ISEB
8 4 (1.68%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.26%) APMP
10 2 (0.84%) HNC
10 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.42%) CCNA
11 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.42%) MCSE
11 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.72%) PMO
2 8 (3.36%) QA
3 6 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.26%) SLA
6 1 (0.42%) COSHH
6 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.42%) GDPR
6 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.42%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.42%) P3O
6 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.10%) VMware NSX
2 5 (2.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.10%) vCenter Server
1 5 (2.10%) vRealize
2 3 (1.26%) Ansible
2 3 (1.26%) SCCM
2 3 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.84%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (18.07%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.34%) Oracle
3 22 (9.24%) SAP
4 9 (3.78%) IBM
4 9 (3.78%) VMware
5 7 (2.94%) Cisco
6 6 (2.52%) JD Edwards
6 6 (2.52%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.10%) Alibaba
7 5 (2.10%) Fortinet
7 5 (2.10%) IFS
7 5 (2.10%) Infor
8 4 (1.68%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.26%) Cadence
9 3 (1.26%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.26%) McAfee
9 3 (1.26%) Remedy
9 3 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.84%) Civica
10 2 (0.84%) HP