The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 28 15
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 148 169 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.36% 6.09% 8.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.61% 6.33% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 135 200
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £414
% change year-on-year - +2.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £34.13 £177.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -80.77% +501.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.03 £171.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.23 £183.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year +4.89% -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1945 2669 2814
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.67% 96.25% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1828 1885
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 61 114
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.32 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.61% +17.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.96 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Manager in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Yorkshire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Manager in Yorkshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +9 108 £425 +6.25% 31
South Yorkshire +1 24 £400 -10.11% 4
North Yorkshire +8 7 £513 +27.32% 2
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 151 (54.91%) Project Management
2 101 (36.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 96 (34.91%) Finance
4 60 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (16.36%) PRINCE2
6 33 (12.00%) Migration
7 26 (9.45%) Project Planning
8 24 (8.73%) ERP
8 24 (8.73%) Waterfall
9 23 (8.36%) Retail
10 20 (7.27%) SAP
11 19 (6.91%) Supplier Management
12 18 (6.55%) Banking
13 16 (5.82%) Matrix Management
14 15 (5.45%) Business Transformation
14 15 (5.45%) Marketing
15 14 (5.09%) ITIL
15 14 (5.09%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.09%) GDPR
16 13 (4.73%) Data Centre
16 13 (4.73%) Microsoft
16 13 (4.73%) Scrum
17 12 (4.36%) CRM
17 12 (4.36%) Business Analysis
18 11 (4.00%) Degree
18 11 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
18 11 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
18 11 (4.00%) Project Governance
18 11 (4.00%) Office 365
19 10 (3.64%) Windows

Project Manager Skill Set
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 3 (1.09%) CMS
2 2 (0.73%) IIS
2 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.36%) Confluence
3 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.73%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.36%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.36%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.00%) Office 365
2 2 (0.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.91%) WAN
2 7 (2.55%) Firewall
3 5 (1.82%) LAN
3 5 (1.82%) SAN
4 3 (1.09%) Intranet
4 3 (1.09%) VPN
4 3 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.73%) DHCP
5 2 (0.73%) DNS
5 2 (0.73%) Internet
5 2 (0.73%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.73%) VLAN
5 2 (0.73%) Wireless
6 1 (0.36%) ATM
6 1 (0.36%) CTI
6 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.82%) SAP HANA
2 4 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.73%) MS Access
4 2 (0.73%) Pentaho
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) LSMW
1 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 96 (34.91%) Finance
2 23 (8.36%) Retail
3 18 (6.55%) Banking
4 15 (5.45%) Marketing
5 10 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.91%) Legal
7 7 (2.55%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.09%) Billing
8 3 (1.09%) Games
9 2 (0.73%) Advertising
9 2 (0.73%) Automotive
9 2 (0.73%) Law
9 2 (0.73%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Turkish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) French Language
10 1 (0.36%) iGaming
10 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.45%) .NET
2 2 (0.73%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.73%) HTML
2 2 (0.73%) jQuery
2 2 (0.73%) XML
3 1 (0.36%) EDI
3 1 (0.36%) Mason
3 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.73%) Data Centre
2 8 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.18%) FMCG
3 6 (2.18%) IVR
4 4 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (1.45%) EPoS
4 4 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.45%) NHS
4 4 (1.45%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.09%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.09%) Robotics
6 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.73%) PMI
6 2 (0.73%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.36%) Apple TV
7 1 (0.36%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.36%) PACS
7 1 (0.36%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.64%) Windows
2 3 (1.09%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.73%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) AIX
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.36%) Linux
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (54.91%) Project Management
2 101 (36.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (16.36%) PRINCE2
5 33 (12.00%) Migration
6 26 (9.45%) Project Planning
7 24 (8.73%) ERP
7 24 (8.73%) Waterfall
8 19 (6.91%) Supplier Management
9 16 (5.82%) Matrix Management
10 15 (5.45%) Business Transformation
11 14 (5.09%) E-Commerce
11 14 (5.09%) ITIL
12 13 (4.73%) Scrum
13 12 (4.36%) Business Analysis
13 12 (4.36%) CRM
14 11 (4.00%) Project Governance
15 10 (3.64%) Change Management
16 9 (3.27%) Data Migration
16 9 (3.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.45%) SQL
2 2 (0.73%) C#
2 2 (0.73%) Delphi
2 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.36%) C
3 1 (0.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (4.00%) Degree
2 8 (2.91%) PMI Certification
2 8 (2.91%) PMP
3 5 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.36%) CAPM
6 1 (0.36%) HNC
6 1 (0.36%) ISEB
6 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.09%) GDPR
2 9 (3.27%) PMO
3 3 (1.09%) SLA
4 2 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.73%) QA
5 1 (0.36%) HL7
5 1 (0.36%) IFRS
5 1 (0.36%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.36%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) SCCM
1 2 (0.73%) WSUS
2 1 (0.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (7.27%) SAP
2 13 (4.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.45%) Cisco
4 2 (0.73%) Avaya
4 2 (0.73%) BMC
4 2 (0.73%) Dell
4 2 (0.73%) EqualLogic
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle
4 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.73%) ServiceNow
4 2 (0.73%) SonicWALL
4 2 (0.73%) Veeam
4 2 (0.73%) Verint
5 1 (0.36%) 3PAR
5 1 (0.36%) BT
5 1 (0.36%) Capita
5 1 (0.36%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.36%) Genesys
5 1 (0.36%) Google
5 1 (0.36%) VMware
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £410 - £460 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
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CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rullion
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 3 - 6 Month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Modis International
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Reed Technology
Rate: £19.97 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
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Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £14.00 - £14.40 per hour
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Amsource Technology Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
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