Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 -11
Contract jobs citing Project Management 131 257 288
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.22% 5.75% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.40% 6.68% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 188 231
Median daily rate £425 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £270 £275 £213
90th Percentile £574 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +22.28% -42.08%
10th Percentile £13.49 £15.08 £11.11
90th Percentile £58.75 £51.98 £39.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% +8.77% +3.64%

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 1,770 3,849 4,249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 84.05% 86.11% 87.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,123 2,546 2,816
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £269
90th Percentile £613 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 131 121
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -20.28% +57.96%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.18 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate £28.75 £24.91 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.42% +10.71% -10.00%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Management in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Project Management in Yorkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Project Management in Yorkshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Management in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Project Management in Yorkshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Project Management in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 2020. 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 +11 94 £450 +5.88% 16
North Yorkshire -5 16 £350 -20.00% 1
South Yorkshire +5 15 £425 -5.56% 3
East Yorkshire +2 3 - - 2
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 36 (27.48%) Finance
2 35 (26.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (25.19%) Microsoft
3 33 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (19.85%) Degree
5 24 (18.32%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (16.03%) Project Delivery
8 19 (14.50%) Public Sector
8 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (13.74%) ITIL
9 18 (13.74%) Migration
10 16 (12.21%) Programme Management
10 16 (12.21%) PRINCE2
10 16 (12.21%) Oracle
10 16 (12.21%) Change Management
11 15 (11.45%) SQL Server
11 15 (11.45%) Azure
12 14 (10.69%) Linux
12 14 (10.69%) XML
12 14 (10.69%) TIBCO
12 14 (10.69%) BusinessWorks
12 14 (10.69%) TIBCO EMS
13 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Project
13 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
14 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
14 11 (8.40%) DevOps
14 11 (8.40%) Algorithms
14 11 (8.40%) Unix
14 11 (8.40%) Java

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 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.05%) Confluence
2 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.29%) CMS
3 3 (2.29%) IIS
4 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.76%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (6.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.76%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.76%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.76%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 14 (10.69%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.53%) Primavera
2 2 (1.53%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.45%) Azure
2 5 (3.82%) AWS
3 4 (3.05%) Office 365
3 4 (3.05%) SaaS
4 3 (2.29%) Basecamp
4 3 (2.29%) IaaS
4 3 (2.29%) PaaS
5 2 (1.53%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.76%) GCP
6 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.63%) HTTP
2 7 (5.34%) Firewall
3 6 (4.58%) Network Security
4 5 (3.82%) WAN
5 4 (3.05%) LAN
6 3 (2.29%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.29%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.29%) SAN
6 3 (2.29%) SSL
6 3 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.53%) DMZ
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.76%) DNS
8 1 (0.76%) MD110
8 1 (0.76%) MPLS
8 1 (0.76%) SMTP
8 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.76%) VLAN
8 1 (0.76%) VoIP
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
2 11 (8.40%) Spotfire
3 10 (7.63%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.53%) Power BI
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.76%) Big Data
5 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.76%) Impala
5 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.87%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.34%) JIRA
4 4 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.29%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.53%) fastlane
6 2 (1.53%) Xcode
7 1 (0.76%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.76%) Balsamiq
7 1 (0.76%) ERwin
7 1 (0.76%) JUnit
7 1 (0.76%) Mockito
7 1 (0.76%) ProC
7 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 36 (27.48%) Finance
2 19 (14.50%) Public Sector
3 6 (4.58%) Back Office
3 6 (4.58%) Banking
4 4 (3.05%) Retail
4 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.29%) Law
5 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 44 (33.59%) Project Manager
2 19 (14.50%) Developer
3 12 (9.16%) TIBCO Developer
4 11 (8.40%) Analyst
5 9 (6.87%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.11%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (4.58%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Coordinator
8 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (3.82%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (3.05%) Business Change Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Business Change Project Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Migration Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Migration Project Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Support Officer
9 4 (3.05%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.69%) TIBCO EMS
1 14 (10.69%) XML
2 10 (7.63%) JMS
3 9 (6.87%) JDBC
3 9 (6.87%) SOAP
4 8 (6.11%) .NET
4 8 (6.11%) Web Services
5 6 (4.58%) CSS
5 6 (4.58%) HTML
6 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.05%) Gherkin
8 3 (2.29%) jQuery
9 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.53%) Middleware
9 2 (1.53%) REST
9 2 (1.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.76%) RxJava
10 1 (0.76%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.40%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.34%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.34%) NHS
5 5 (3.82%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.05%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.05%) Handset
7 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.29%) PMI
8 2 (1.53%) iPad
8 2 (1.53%) iPhone
8 2 (1.53%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.53%) User Experience
9 1 (0.76%) BYOD
9 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.69%) Linux
2 11 (8.40%) Unix
3 10 (7.63%) Windows
4 4 (3.05%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (3.05%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) VMS
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.72%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.32%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (16.03%) Project Delivery
5 18 (13.74%) ITIL
5 18 (13.74%) Migration
6 16 (12.21%) Change Management
6 16 (12.21%) PRINCE2
6 16 (12.21%) Programme Management
7 11 (8.40%) DevOps
8 9 (6.87%) Integration Testing
8 9 (6.87%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.87%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.11%) Risk Management
9 8 (6.11%) Service Management
10 7 (5.34%) Supplier Management
10 7 (5.34%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.82%) Analytics
12 5 (3.82%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.40%) Java
2 9 (6.87%) XPath
3 7 (5.34%) C#
4 5 (3.82%) SQL
5 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.29%) PHP
6 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.53%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.76%) ABAP
8 1 (0.76%) C
8 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.76%) Python
8 1 (0.76%) Ruby
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (19.85%) Degree
2 5 (3.82%) CCNA
2 5 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.05%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.05%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.29%) APMP
4 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.76%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) PMO
2 3 (2.29%) QA
3 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) PSD2
4 1 (0.76%) COBIT
4 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.76%) HAZOP
4 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.76%) Docker
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.76%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Puppet
1 3 (2.29%) Terraform
1 3 (2.29%) WSUS
2 1 (0.76%) MaaS360
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (25.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.21%) Oracle
3 14 (10.69%) TIBCO
4 10 (7.63%) Cisco
5 7 (5.34%) SAP
6 6 (4.58%) VMware
7 3 (2.29%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.53%) Adobe
8 2 (1.53%) Apple
8 2 (1.53%) Capita
8 2 (1.53%) Citrix
8 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.53%) Remedy
9 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.76%) Avaya
9 1 (0.76%) BMC
9 1 (0.76%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.76%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.76%) IBM
9 1 (0.76%) Informatica