Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 30 19
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 342 293 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.69% 5.43% 7.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.96% 5.65% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 229 370
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £307 £270 £275
90th Percentile £549 £525 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.31 £32.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.52% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £18.32 £25.91 £22.00
90th Percentile £22.85 £181.25 £39.75
England median hourly rate £31.25 £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -9.42% -13.75% +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4294 5188 5852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.13% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2846 3331 3898
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.58 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 21 November 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
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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +11 234 £425 +6.25% 24
South Yorkshire +15 45 £419 +4.69% 7
North Yorkshire +7 30 £385 +2.67% 2
East Yorkshire - 4 £519 - 1
Humberside -1 1 £400 -1.23%
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 153 (44.74%) Project Management
2 137 (40.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 121 (35.38%) Finance
4 98 (28.65%) PRINCE2
5 78 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (11.99%) GDPR
7 38 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 35 (10.23%) Migration
9 31 (9.06%) Project Planning
10 29 (8.48%) Banking
10 29 (8.48%) Retail
11 28 (8.19%) Microsoft Project
12 27 (7.89%) Change Management
13 24 (7.02%) Microsoft
14 21 (6.14%) SAP
14 21 (6.14%) ERP
15 20 (5.85%) CRM
15 20 (5.85%) Data Centre
16 19 (5.56%) E-Commerce
17 18 (5.26%) Coaching
17 18 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (4.97%) Data Protection
18 17 (4.97%) Supplier Management
19 16 (4.68%) PMP
19 16 (4.68%) PMI Certification
20 15 (4.39%) Manufacturing
20 15 (4.39%) Scrum
20 15 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 15 (4.39%) Degree
21 14 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel

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 7 (2.05%) Confluence
2 5 (1.46%) CMS
3 3 (0.88%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (8.19%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.46%) iTrent
4 4 (1.17%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.58%) SAP EWM
5 2 (0.58%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.29%) Maximo
6 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.29%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.05%) Office 365
2 5 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.58%) IaaS
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.29%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.29%) FinancialForce
5 1 (0.29%) PaaS
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.80%) WAN
2 11 (3.22%) SMS
3 10 (2.92%) LAN
4 6 (1.75%) Firewall
5 3 (0.88%) SAN
5 3 (0.88%) Skype
6 2 (0.58%) Internet
6 2 (0.58%) Intranet
6 2 (0.58%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.58%) Wireless
7 1 (0.29%) Broadband
7 1 (0.29%) CTI
7 1 (0.29%) MPLS
7 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (0.58%) Big Data
1 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (0.58%) DB2
1 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
1 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
1 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
1 2 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (0.58%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.29%) Mixpanel
2 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (2.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 121 (35.38%) Finance
2 29 (8.48%) Banking
2 29 (8.48%) Retail
3 15 (4.39%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.22%) Marketing
5 10 (2.92%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.88%) Automotive
8 2 (0.58%) Back Office
8 2 (0.58%) Games
8 2 (0.58%) German Language
8 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) French Language
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.58%) .NET
1 2 (0.58%) Middleware
2 1 (0.29%) EDI
2 1 (0.29%) Laravel
2 1 (0.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.85%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.51%) VLE
4 9 (2.63%) PMI
5 6 (1.75%) IVR
6 4 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.17%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.17%) Learning Management System
7 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.88%) Robotics
7 3 (0.88%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.58%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.29%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.29%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.29%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.29%) Social Media
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.34%) Windows
2 5 (1.46%) Linux
3 4 (1.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.58%) AIX
4 2 (0.58%) Android
4 2 (0.58%) Unix
5 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (44.74%) Project Management
2 137 (40.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 98 (28.65%) PRINCE2
4 78 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 35 (10.23%) Migration
7 31 (9.06%) Project Planning
8 27 (7.89%) Change Management
9 21 (6.14%) ERP
10 20 (5.85%) CRM
11 19 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 18 (5.26%) Coaching
13 17 (4.97%) Data Protection
13 17 (4.97%) Supplier Management
14 15 (4.39%) Scrum
15 13 (3.80%) ITIL
15 13 (3.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (3.51%) Line Management
16 12 (3.51%) Resource Management
17 10 (2.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.88%) Java
2 1 (0.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (4.68%) PMI Certification
1 16 (4.68%) PMP
2 15 (4.39%) Degree
2 15 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.88%) APMP
5 2 (0.58%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.58%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.99%) GDPR
2 8 (2.34%) PMO
3 6 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.58%) NEBOSH
5 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (1.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) Docker
3 1 (0.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.58%) SCCM
2 2 (0.58%) WSUS
3 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.14%) SAP
3 6 (1.75%) Cisco
4 4 (1.17%) Oracle
4 4 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.88%) Avaya
5 3 (0.88%) ServiceNow
5 3 (0.88%) VMware
6 2 (0.58%) CyberArk
6 2 (0.58%) Dell
6 2 (0.58%) EqualLogic
6 2 (0.58%) Genesys
6 2 (0.58%) Google
6 2 (0.58%) HP
6 2 (0.58%) IBM
6 2 (0.58%) Infor
6 2 (0.58%) Intel
6 2 (0.58%) Nortel
6 2 (0.58%) Siebel
6 2 (0.58%) Veeam