Period
to 19 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 297 310 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.95% 7.28% 7.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 8.58% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 235 310
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £225 £310 £259
90th Percentile £525 £545 £585
England median daily rate £450 £450 £433
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £22.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.58% -1.09% -23.33%
10th Percentile £10.21 £16.45 £12.60
90th Percentile £38.13 £44.45 £71.00
England median hourly rate £30.10 £27.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.83% -1.24% -5.17%

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 4,342 3,611 4,935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.93% 84.81% 85.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,902 2,351 3,353
Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £265 £276
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 90 107
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.94% -8.62% -5.35%
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.83 £10.20
90th Percentile £42.46 £35.35 £41.60
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.86 £23.75
% change year-on-year -9.49% +4.67% +13.10%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -15 205 £400 - 59
South Yorkshire +22 71 £375 -11.76% 15
North Yorkshire -13 12 £338 -15.63% 17
East Yorkshire +6 5 £335 -8.22% 3
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 112 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (35.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 90 (30.30%) Finance
4 85 (28.62%) PRINCE2
5 45 (15.15%) PMO
6 31 (10.44%) Scrum
7 30 (10.10%) Microsoft Excel
7 30 (10.10%) Business Analysis
8 29 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (9.43%) SMS
9 28 (9.43%) Banking
10 27 (9.09%) Migration
11 26 (8.75%) Retail
11 26 (8.75%) Microsoft
12 25 (8.42%) Change Management
13 24 (8.08%) Degree
14 23 (7.74%) Agile Project Management
14 23 (7.74%) Microsoft Project
15 21 (7.07%) ERP
16 20 (6.73%) ITIL
16 20 (6.73%) Project Planning
17 19 (6.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 19 (6.40%) Waterfall
17 19 (6.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 19 (6.40%) SAP
17 19 (6.40%) Coaching
18 18 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
18 18 (6.06%) Line Management
18 18 (6.06%) NHS
19 17 (5.72%) MS Visio

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 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.36%) Confluence
3 4 (1.35%) Documentum
3 4 (1.35%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.01%) Alfresco
4 3 (1.01%) CMS
4 3 (1.01%) Drupal
4 3 (1.01%) FileNet
4 3 (1.01%) Jadu
4 3 (1.01%) Liferay
4 3 (1.01%) LiveCycle
4 3 (1.01%) LiveLink
5 2 (0.67%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.67%) SAS
5 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (10.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (7.74%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (6.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (5.72%) MS Visio
5 15 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.34%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Capstone
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.34%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.34%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.34%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.69%) SaaS
2 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.02%) npm
3 6 (2.02%) Office 365
4 3 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
5 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.34%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.43%) SMS
2 9 (3.03%) WAN
3 7 (2.36%) LAN
4 6 (2.02%) Firewall
4 6 (2.02%) SSH
5 5 (1.68%) SSL
6 3 (1.01%) Intranet
6 3 (1.01%) Skype
6 3 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.67%) DNS
7 2 (0.67%) Network Security
7 2 (0.67%) VPN
8 1 (0.34%) DMVPN
8 1 (0.34%) HSRP
8 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.34%) IPsec
8 1 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.34%) VPLS
8 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.68%) MS Access
5 5 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.01%) MySQL
7 3 (1.01%) SQLite
8 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.67%) Power BI
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
9 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.34%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.34%) HBase
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 10 (3.37%) JIRA
2 6 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (2.02%) webpack
3 4 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.01%) Ant
4 3 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (1.01%) Subversion
4 3 (1.01%) Xcode
5 1 (0.34%) Gradle
5 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.34%) Liquibase
5 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
General
1 90 (30.30%) Finance
2 28 (9.43%) Banking
3 26 (8.75%) Retail
4 14 (4.71%) Marketing
5 9 (3.03%) Legal
6 7 (2.36%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.68%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.01%) Advertising
8 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 151 (50.84%) Project Manager
2 36 (12.12%) Analyst
3 32 (10.77%) IT Manager
4 24 (8.08%) IT Project Manager
5 23 (7.74%) Business Analyst
6 13 (4.38%) Developer
7 12 (4.04%) Scrum Master
8 10 (3.37%) Banking Project Manager
8 10 (3.37%) Security Manager
8 10 (3.37%) Security Project Manager
9 9 (3.03%) Project Officer
9 9 (3.03%) Senior Manager
9 9 (3.03%) Service Manager
10 8 (2.69%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (2.69%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (2.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 8 (2.69%) Project Support Officer
10 8 (2.69%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (2.69%) Support Officer
11 7 (2.36%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.04%) CSS
2 9 (3.03%) .NET
2 9 (3.03%) HTML
3 7 (2.36%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.02%) .NET Core
4 6 (2.02%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.02%) ASP.NET Core
4 6 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (2.02%) CSS3
4 6 (2.02%) HTML5
4 6 (2.02%) Sass
4 6 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (2.02%) Vue.js
5 4 (1.35%) SOAP
5 4 (1.35%) Spring
6 3 (1.01%) Java EE
6 3 (1.01%) JSON
6 3 (1.01%) SAP BSP
6 3 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.06%) NHS
3 17 (5.72%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.70%) User Experience
5 7 (2.36%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.35%) PMI
7 4 (1.35%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.01%) Social Media
9 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.67%) iSeries
9 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.34%) Blog
10 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.34%) Fintech
10 1 (0.34%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.34%) SCORM
10 1 (0.34%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.37%) Unix
2 8 (2.69%) Windows
3 6 (2.02%) Linux
4 5 (1.68%) Android
4 5 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.01%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.67%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (35.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (28.62%) PRINCE2
4 31 (10.44%) Scrum
5 30 (10.10%) Business Analysis
6 27 (9.09%) Migration
7 25 (8.42%) Change Management
8 23 (7.74%) Agile Project Management
9 21 (7.07%) ERP
10 20 (6.73%) ITIL
10 20 (6.73%) Project Planning
11 19 (6.40%) Coaching
11 19 (6.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 19 (6.40%) Waterfall
12 18 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (6.06%) Line Management
13 17 (5.72%) Change Control
14 16 (5.39%) Programme Management
15 14 (4.71%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (4.71%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.37%) C#
2 9 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 7 (2.36%) Java
4 6 (2.02%) TypeScript
5 5 (1.68%) SQL
6 3 (1.01%) ABAP
6 3 (1.01%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.67%) Perl
7 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.67%) Python
8 1 (0.34%) Java 8
8 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.34%) VB
8 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (8.08%) Degree
2 13 (4.38%) PMI Certification
3 11 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (3.37%) PMP
5 8 (2.69%) CISSP
5 8 (2.69%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (2.02%) APMP
7 6 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.68%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 4 (1.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (1.01%) CCNA
10 3 (1.01%) CISM
10 3 (1.01%) CRISC
10 3 (1.01%) ISEB
11 2 (0.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.67%) CBAP
11 2 (0.67%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.15%) PMO
2 16 (5.39%) GDPR
3 12 (4.04%) QA
4 10 (3.37%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.01%) GxP
7 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.67%) PSD2
7 2 (0.67%) SLA
8 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.34%) P3O
8 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.02%) Docker
2 4 (1.35%) Firmware
2 4 (1.35%) OpenSSH
3 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) KVM
4 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.34%) QEMU
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.67%) Control-M
3 1 (0.34%) CASB
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) SCCM
3 1 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.40%) SAP
3 15 (5.05%) Oracle
4 6 (2.02%) ServiceNow
5 5 (1.68%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.35%) Capita
6 4 (1.35%) Cisco
6 4 (1.35%) IBM
6 4 (1.35%) Xerox
7 3 (1.01%) Adobe
7 3 (1.01%) Ariba
7 3 (1.01%) Centrify
7 3 (1.01%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.01%) FatWire
7 3 (1.01%) Interwoven
7 3 (1.01%) OpenText
7 3 (1.01%) Sencha
7 3 (1.01%) Thales
7 3 (1.01%) Vignette
7 3 (1.01%) VMware