Period
to 13 August 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 13 August 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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 31 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 85 234 303
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.96% 5.72% 6.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.01% 6.65% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 166 228
Median daily rate £418 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £262 £269 £226
90th Percentile £551 £538 £532
England median daily rate £475 £469 £450
% change year-on-year +1.39% +4.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 5
Median hourly rate £26.96 £24.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.04% +15.29% -6.59%
10th Percentile £15.55 £17.05 £10.90
90th Percentile £35.00 £66.50 £36.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year +4.48% +8.94% +21.49%

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 1,213 3,518 4,338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 85.00% 85.97% 88.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 2,342 2,923
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £601 £575 £538
England median daily rate £488 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 145 123
Median hourly rate £20.11 £17.00 £17.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.29% -2.91% +25.07%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.20 £11.17
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.90 £43.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% +16.28% -7.53%

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 13 August 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 13 August 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 13 August 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 +4 58 £400 -9.60% 17
South Yorkshire +3 16 £440 +9.93% 8
North Yorkshire -6 6 £411 -9.81% 7
East Yorkshire +8 3 - - 1
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 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 25 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) Finance
3 16 (18.82%) Migration
3 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.82%) Project Delivery
4 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (16.47%) Change Management
4 14 (16.47%) AWS
5 13 (15.29%) JIRA
5 13 (15.29%) Public Sector
6 12 (14.12%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (14.12%) Degree
6 12 (14.12%) Risk Management
7 11 (12.94%) Azure
7 11 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.76%) DevOps
8 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 10 (11.76%) Banking
8 10 (11.76%) Scrum
8 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
8 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
10 8 (9.41%) Programme Management
10 8 (9.41%) JSON
10 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
10 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (9.41%) Confluence
10 8 (9.41%) F5
10 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills

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 8 (9.41%) Confluence
2 5 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (5.88%) Mule
3 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.18%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Primavera
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) AWS
2 11 (12.94%) Azure
3 8 (9.41%) GCP
4 5 (5.88%) GitHub
4 5 (5.88%) npm
4 5 (5.88%) Slack
5 3 (3.53%) Office 365
6 2 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.35%) PaaS
6 2 (2.35%) SaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Basecamp
7 1 (1.18%) IaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.88%) DNS
3 5 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (5.88%) SSL
4 3 (3.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (2.35%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.35%) SAN
5 2 (2.35%) WAN
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.18%) Internet
6 1 (1.18%) ISDN
6 1 (1.18%) LAN
6 1 (1.18%) MD110
6 1 (1.18%) Network Security
6 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) MySQL
2 1 (1.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) JIRA
2 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) Selenium
4 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.88%) JUnit
4 5 (5.88%) Maven
4 5 (5.88%) Mockito
4 5 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.53%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.35%) fastlane
6 2 (2.35%) Xcode
7 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.18%) Balsamiq
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Public Sector
3 10 (11.76%) Banking
4 5 (5.88%) Law
4 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (1.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 6 (7.06%) Analyst
3 5 (5.88%) Network Engineer
3 5 (5.88%) Support Officer
4 4 (4.71%) Programme Manager
4 4 (4.71%) Project Officer
4 4 (4.71%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
5 3 (3.53%) Developer
5 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (3.53%) IT Manager
5 3 (3.53%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (3.53%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (3.53%) Tester
6 2 (2.35%) Consultant
6 2 (2.35%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (2.35%) Senior Manager
6 2 (2.35%) Technical Manager
6 2 (2.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) JSON
2 7 (8.24%) REST
3 5 (5.88%) Enzyme
3 5 (5.88%) Express
3 5 (5.88%) Jest
3 5 (5.88%) Node.js
3 5 (5.88%) Redux
3 5 (5.88%) Spring
3 5 (5.88%) Spring Boot
3 5 (5.88%) WireMock
4 3 (3.53%) .NET
4 3 (3.53%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.35%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.35%) Web Services
6 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.18%) CSS
6 1 (1.18%) HTML
6 1 (1.18%) Middleware
6 1 (1.18%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.06%) NHS
4 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.71%) PMI
6 3 (3.53%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (3.53%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.35%) Handset
7 2 (2.35%) iPad
7 2 (2.35%) iPhone
8 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.18%) Social Media
8 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.35%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.35%) Unix
3 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.82%) Migration
2 16 (18.82%) Project Delivery
3 14 (16.47%) Change Management
3 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (14.12%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (14.12%) Risk Management
5 11 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (11.76%) DevOps
6 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 10 (11.76%) Scrum
6 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (9.41%) Programme Management
8 7 (8.24%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (7.06%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (7.06%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 6 (7.06%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 6 (7.06%) Kanban
9 6 (7.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) Java
2 5 (5.88%) ES6
3 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.71%) Python
4 3 (3.53%) C#
4 3 (3.53%) PHP
4 3 (3.53%) VBA
5 2 (2.35%) Apple Swift
5 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.18%) ABAP
6 1 (1.18%) C
6 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.71%) Postgraduate
4 3 (3.53%) APMP
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.35%) CCNA
5 2 (2.35%) ECDL
5 2 (2.35%) ISEB
5 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.18%) CCNP
6 1 (1.18%) CCSA
6 1 (1.18%) CCSE
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.18%) PMP
6 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) GDPR
2 3 (3.53%) PMO
3 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.18%) HAZOP
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.18%) P3O
4 1 (1.18%) PSD2
4 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.18%) Docker
4 1 (1.18%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Ansible
2 1 (1.18%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) F5
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco
3 6 (7.06%) Infoblox
4 5 (5.88%) AppDynamics
4 5 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 5 (5.88%) Splunk
4 5 (5.88%) VMware
5 4 (4.71%) SAP
6 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.35%) Adobe
7 2 (2.35%) Apple
7 2 (2.35%) Capita
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix
7 2 (2.35%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.35%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.18%) Fortinet