Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 279 306 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.79% 7.11% 8.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.74% 8.44% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 220 348
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £213 £310 £257
90th Percentile £525 £600 £620
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.43 £27.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.20% +15.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £12.28 £24.19 £16.90
90th Percentile £32.28 £44.13 £35.64
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year - -0.90% -1.77%

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 4,137 3,625 4,819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 85.85% 84.22% 83.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,707 2,364 3,237
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £272
90th Percentile £538 £557 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 88 143
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.03 £13.75 £15.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.40% -9.90% -7.52%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.86 £10.20
90th Percentile £42.90 £35.52 £38.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.27
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.43% +10.81%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -16 198 £394 -7.35% 57
South Yorkshire +5 54 £350 -17.65% 17
North Yorkshire -8 17 £388 -3.13% 16
East Yorkshire -3 4 £213 -50.00%
Humberside 0 2 £423 -5.38%
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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.

1 103 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (36.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 82 (29.39%) Finance
4 70 (25.09%) PRINCE2
5 47 (16.85%) PMO
6 36 (12.90%) Scrum
7 31 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
8 25 (8.96%) Change Management
9 24 (8.60%) Migration
9 24 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (8.24%) Banking
10 23 (8.24%) Microsoft Project
11 22 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
11 22 (7.89%) Microsoft
11 22 (7.89%) Business Analysis
12 21 (7.53%) Project Planning
12 21 (7.53%) GDPR
13 20 (7.17%) Degree
13 20 (7.17%) SMS
14 19 (6.81%) ITIL
14 19 (6.81%) SAP
14 19 (6.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 17 (6.09%) Coaching
15 17 (6.09%) JIRA
16 15 (5.38%) Programme Management
16 15 (5.38%) Change Control
17 14 (5.02%) Process Improvement
17 14 (5.02%) Waterfall
17 14 (5.02%) User Stories
17 14 (5.02%) Service Delivery

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 13 (4.66%) Confluence
2 8 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.08%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.72%) CMS
4 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.72%) SAS
4 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (8.24%) Microsoft Project
2 22 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (4.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (4.30%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.72%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.72%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.36%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.36%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.36%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.23%) Slack
1 9 (3.23%) Trello
2 5 (1.79%) Office 365
3 4 (1.43%) SaaS
4 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.36%) GitHub
6 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.17%) SMS
2 11 (3.94%) WAN
3 9 (3.23%) LAN
4 6 (2.15%) SSH
5 5 (1.79%) Intranet
5 5 (1.79%) SSL
6 4 (1.43%) Firewall
7 3 (1.08%) Skype
8 2 (0.72%) DNS
8 2 (0.72%) Network Security
8 2 (0.72%) SAN
9 1 (0.36%) AMQP
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.36%) DMVPN
9 1 (0.36%) FTP
9 1 (0.36%) HSRP
9 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.36%) VoIP
9 1 (0.36%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.72%) Big Data
2 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.72%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.36%) HBase
3 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.36%) Redis
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (6.09%) JIRA
2 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.72%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.36%) ERwin
5 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.36%) webpack
General
1 82 (29.39%) Finance
2 23 (8.24%) Banking
3 14 (5.02%) Retail
4 11 (3.94%) Marketing
5 6 (2.15%) Legal
5 6 (2.15%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.79%) Military
7 4 (1.43%) Local Government
7 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.08%) Advertising
8 3 (1.08%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.08%) Games
9 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.72%) Publishing
10 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 127 (45.52%) Project Manager
2 44 (15.77%) Analyst
3 31 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 17 (6.09%) Scrum Master
5 16 (5.73%) IT Manager
6 12 (4.30%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (4.30%) IT Project Manager
7 11 (3.94%) Agile Business Analyst
7 11 (3.94%) Coordinator
7 11 (3.94%) Project Coordinator
7 11 (3.94%) Support Officer
8 9 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
8 9 (3.23%) Project Officer
8 9 (3.23%) Senior Manager
8 9 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (2.87%) Banking Project Manager
9 8 (2.87%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (2.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 8 (2.87%) Project Support Officer
10 7 (2.51%) GDPR Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.51%) CSS
1 7 (2.51%) HTML
2 3 (1.08%) SAP BSP
2 3 (1.08%) SAPUI5
3 2 (0.72%) .NET
3 2 (0.72%) Ajax
4 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.36%) Kafka
4 1 (0.36%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.36%) Sass
4 1 (0.36%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.36%) SOAP
4 1 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.36%) Velocity
4 1 (0.36%) WCF
4 1 (0.36%) Web Services
4 1 (0.36%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.94%) NHS
4 10 (3.58%) User Experience
5 8 (2.87%) PMI
6 6 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (2.15%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.43%) Social Media
9 3 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.72%) VLE
11 1 (0.36%) Blog
11 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.87%) Unix
2 5 (1.79%) Linux
2 5 (1.79%) Windows
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.36%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (36.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (25.09%) PRINCE2
4 36 (12.90%) Scrum
5 31 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
6 25 (8.96%) Change Management
7 24 (8.60%) Migration
8 22 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 21 (7.53%) Project Planning
10 19 (6.81%) ITIL
10 19 (6.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (6.09%) Coaching
12 15 (5.38%) Change Control
12 15 (5.38%) Programme Management
13 14 (5.02%) Process Improvement
13 14 (5.02%) Service Delivery
13 14 (5.02%) User Stories
13 14 (5.02%) Waterfall
14 13 (4.66%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (4.66%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.87%) SQL
2 7 (2.51%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.79%) C#
4 4 (1.43%) Java
5 3 (1.08%) ABAP
6 2 (0.72%) Perl
7 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.36%) C
7 1 (0.36%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (7.17%) Degree
2 12 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.94%) PMI Certification
4 9 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (2.87%) CISSP
6 7 (2.51%) APMP
6 7 (2.51%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.79%) CISM
8 4 (1.43%) CRISC
8 4 (1.43%) PMP
8 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.08%) CISA
9 3 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (1.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (0.72%) GIAC
10 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.36%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (16.85%) PMO
2 21 (7.53%) GDPR
3 12 (4.30%) QA
4 5 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.72%) PSD2
5 2 (0.72%) SLA
6 1 (0.36%) GAAP
6 1 (0.36%) IFRS
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 31000
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.36%) P3O
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.43%) Firmware
1 4 (1.43%) OpenSSH
2 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.36%) Varnish
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.81%) SAP
3 7 (2.51%) Oracle
4 5 (1.79%) Xerox
5 4 (1.43%) Progress
6 3 (1.08%) Ariba
6 3 (1.08%) Capita
6 3 (1.08%) Centrify
6 3 (1.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.08%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.08%) Thales
7 2 (0.72%) Adobe
7 2 (0.72%) BeyondTrust
7 2 (0.72%) Cisco
7 2 (0.72%) Google
7 2 (0.72%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) CA
8 1 (0.36%) CommVault
8 1 (0.36%) Informatica
8 1 (0.36%) Symantec