Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 18 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 311 315 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.31% 7.60% 7.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 8.92% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 244 267
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £300 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
England median daily rate £460 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.50 £21.36 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.34% -26.34% -14.71%
10th Percentile £14.32 £15.86 £12.90
90th Percentile £31.45 £39.26 £34.61
England median hourly rate £31.00 £25.12 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.41% -8.65% -12.53%

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 4,295 3,533 4,933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.10% 85.28% 86.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,883 2,327 3,298
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 94 117
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.35 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.32% -3.46% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.89 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £33.24 £42.10
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.46% +1.58% +4.99%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -11 218 £400 - 43
South Yorkshire +18 68 £350 -16.42% 16
North Yorkshire -3 19 £381 -3.17% 8
East Yorkshire -1 2 £438 +19.05% 6
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 118 (37.94%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (32.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 93 (29.90%) Finance
4 79 (25.40%) PRINCE2
5 45 (14.47%) Microsoft Excel
6 43 (13.83%) Migration
7 34 (10.93%) PMO
8 32 (10.29%) Waterfall
9 31 (9.97%) Scrum
10 30 (9.65%) Business Analysis
11 27 (8.68%) Retail
11 27 (8.68%) Change Management
12 26 (8.36%) Banking
13 25 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (7.72%) ITIL
15 23 (7.40%) SharePoint
15 23 (7.40%) Microsoft
16 21 (6.75%) Agile Project Management
16 21 (6.75%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (6.43%) Coaching
17 20 (6.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 19 (6.11%) Degree
18 19 (6.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 19 (6.11%) Service Management
19 18 (5.79%) SMS
19 18 (5.79%) ERP
20 17 (5.47%) MS Visio
20 17 (5.47%) Mentoring
21 16 (5.14%) NHS
22 15 (4.82%) Business Intelligence

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 23 (7.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.25%) Confluence
3 4 (1.29%) Documentum
4 3 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.96%) Alfresco
4 3 (0.96%) CMS
4 3 (0.96%) Drupal
4 3 (0.96%) FileNet
4 3 (0.96%) Jadu
4 3 (0.96%) Liferay
4 3 (0.96%) LiveCycle
4 3 (0.96%) LiveLink
4 3 (0.96%) SAS
4 3 (0.96%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.64%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (14.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (6.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (5.47%) MS Visio
4 12 (3.86%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) Capstone
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.32%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (2.57%) SaaS
2 6 (1.93%) npm
2 6 (1.93%) Office 365
2 6 (1.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.79%) SMS
2 7 (2.25%) Firewall
3 6 (1.93%) WAN
3 6 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.29%) LAN
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.64%) DNS
5 2 (0.64%) Intranet
5 2 (0.64%) Network Security
5 2 (0.64%) Skype
5 2 (0.64%) VPN
6 1 (0.32%) BGP
6 1 (0.32%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.32%) FTP
6 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.32%) MPLS
6 1 (0.32%) OSPF
6 1 (0.32%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.32%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.93%) MS Access
4 6 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.29%) Power BI
7 3 (0.96%) MySQL
7 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.96%) SQLite
8 2 (0.64%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.32%) HBase
9 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 13 (4.18%) JIRA
2 6 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (1.93%) webpack
3 5 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.96%) Ant
4 3 (0.96%) Subversion
4 3 (0.96%) Xcode
5 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.32%) Gradle
6 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.32%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
General
1 93 (29.90%) Finance
2 27 (8.68%) Retail
3 26 (8.36%) Banking
4 14 (4.50%) Legal
5 12 (3.86%) Marketing
6 7 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.61%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 154 (49.52%) Project Manager
2 40 (12.86%) Analyst
3 36 (11.58%) IT Manager
4 29 (9.32%) IT Project Manager
5 22 (7.07%) Business Analyst
6 15 (4.82%) Developer
7 11 (3.54%) Agile Project Manager
7 11 (3.54%) Banking Project Manager
7 11 (3.54%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (3.54%) Scrum Master
8 10 (3.22%) Architect
8 10 (3.22%) Contracts Manager
8 10 (3.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 9 (2.89%) Senior Manager
9 9 (2.89%) Service Manager
10 8 (2.57%) Senior Project Manager
11 7 (2.25%) Coordinator
11 7 (2.25%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.25%) Programme Manager
11 7 (2.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.86%) CSS
2 9 (2.89%) .NET
2 9 (2.89%) HTML
3 7 (2.25%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.93%) .NET Core
4 6 (1.93%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.93%) ASP.NET Core
4 6 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (1.93%) CSS3
4 6 (1.93%) HTML5
4 6 (1.93%) Sass
4 6 (1.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (1.93%) Vue.js
5 4 (1.29%) SOAP
5 4 (1.29%) Spring
6 3 (0.96%) Dojo
6 3 (0.96%) Java EE
6 3 (0.96%) JSON
6 3 (0.96%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.14%) NHS
3 15 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.54%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.93%) User Experience
5 6 (1.93%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (0.96%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.64%) iSeries
8 2 (0.64%) PMI
8 2 (0.64%) Social Media
9 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.32%) Blog
9 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.32%) LIMS
9 1 (0.32%) SCORM
9 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.82%) Windows
2 11 (3.54%) Windows 10
3 6 (1.93%) Unix
4 5 (1.61%) Android
4 5 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.29%) Linux
6 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (37.94%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (32.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 79 (25.40%) PRINCE2
4 43 (13.83%) Migration
5 32 (10.29%) Waterfall
6 31 (9.97%) Scrum
7 30 (9.65%) Business Analysis
8 27 (8.68%) Change Management
9 24 (7.72%) ITIL
10 21 (6.75%) Agile Project Management
10 21 (6.75%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (6.43%) Coaching
12 19 (6.11%) Service Management
12 19 (6.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 18 (5.79%) ERP
14 17 (5.47%) Mentoring
15 15 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (4.82%) Change Control
15 15 (4.82%) Line Management
16 14 (4.50%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (2.89%) C#
3 7 (2.25%) SQL
4 6 (1.93%) Java
4 6 (1.93%) TypeScript
5 4 (1.29%) Python
6 3 (0.96%) ABAP
6 3 (0.96%) Objective-C
6 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.64%) VBA
8 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.32%) Java 8
8 1 (0.32%) Ruby
8 1 (0.32%) Scala
8 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (6.11%) Degree
2 10 (3.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (2.89%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.57%) PMP
5 6 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.29%) CCNA
7 4 (1.29%) CISSP
8 3 (0.96%) ISEB
9 2 (0.64%) APMP
9 2 (0.64%) CBAP
9 2 (0.64%) CCDP
9 2 (0.64%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.32%) CRISC
10 1 (0.32%) ISACA
10 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.93%) PMO
2 13 (4.18%) GDPR
3 11 (3.54%) QA
4 10 (3.22%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.96%) GxP
6 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.64%) SLA
7 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) KVM
3 1 (0.32%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 5 (1.61%) SCCM
2 3 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.64%) Control-M
4 1 (0.32%) CASB
4 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.32%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.18%) SAP
3 12 (3.86%) Oracle
4 6 (1.93%) Cisco
4 6 (1.93%) ServiceNow
5 5 (1.61%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.29%) IBM
6 4 (1.29%) Xerox
7 3 (0.96%) Adobe
7 3 (0.96%) Cloudera
7 3 (0.96%) FatWire
7 3 (0.96%) Hortonworks
7 3 (0.96%) Interwoven
7 3 (0.96%) OpenText
7 3 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.96%) Sencha
7 3 (0.96%) Vignette
7 3 (0.96%) VMware
8 2 (0.64%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.64%) Zoho