The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 19 19
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 127 213 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.98% 7.50% 8.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 7.77% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 147 158
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £32.75 £23.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.39% -23.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.95 £21.60 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.55 £41.50 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -14.66% +3.44%  

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 2060 2742 2573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.99% 96.55% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 1824 1622
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 115 138
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.40% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -5 78 £425 +6.25% 23
South Yorkshire -11 24 £424 -5.83% 2
North Yorkshire 0 15 £400 - 4
East Yorkshire 0 1 £438 +4.79%
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 145 (56.86%) Project Management
2 101 (39.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 94 (36.86%) Finance
4 51 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (17.25%) PRINCE2
6 38 (14.90%) Banking
7 30 (11.76%) Retail
7 30 (11.76%) Migration
8 23 (9.02%) Project Planning
9 22 (8.63%) Supplier Management
10 21 (8.24%) Data Centre
11 19 (7.45%) MS Excel
11 19 (7.45%) Microsoft
12 17 (6.67%) Waterfall
13 16 (6.27%) ERP
14 15 (5.88%) CRM
15 14 (5.49%) Scrum
15 14 (5.49%) Business Analysis
15 14 (5.49%) Project Governance
16 13 (5.10%) Business Transformation
16 13 (5.10%) Retail Banking
16 13 (5.10%) MS Project
16 13 (5.10%) MS Office
17 12 (4.71%) Legal
17 12 (4.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 11 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
18 11 (4.31%) Change Management
18 11 (4.31%) Programme Management
18 11 (4.31%) E-Commerce
18 11 (4.31%) Office 365

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 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.39%) Confluence
2 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.10%) MS Office
2 13 (5.10%) MS Project
3 11 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.39%) Primavera
3 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.39%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.31%) Office 365
2 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.57%) WAN
2 3 (1.18%) Firewall
2 3 (1.18%) SAN
3 2 (0.78%) LAN
3 2 (0.78%) VPN
3 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.39%) ATM
4 1 (0.39%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) MPLS
4 1 (0.39%) SMS
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.39%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.39%) Big Data
1 1 (0.39%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 94 (36.86%) Finance
2 38 (14.90%) Banking
3 30 (11.76%) Retail
4 13 (5.10%) Retail Banking
5 12 (4.71%) Legal
6 9 (3.53%) Marketing
7 7 (2.75%) Law
8 6 (2.35%) Games
9 4 (1.57%) Advertising
10 3 (1.18%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.78%) Back Office
11 2 (0.78%) Billing
11 2 (0.78%) Turkish Language
12 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.39%) iGaming
12 1 (0.39%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.78%) .NET
1 2 (0.78%) Middleware
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.24%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.96%) NHS
5 4 (1.57%) EPoS
5 4 (1.57%) FMCG
5 4 (1.57%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.18%) PACS
6 3 (1.18%) PMI
7 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.78%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.39%) Apple TV
8 1 (0.39%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.39%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.35%) Windows
2 2 (0.78%) Android
2 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (56.86%) Project Management
2 101 (39.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (17.25%) PRINCE2
5 30 (11.76%) Migration
6 23 (9.02%) Project Planning
7 22 (8.63%) Supplier Management
8 17 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 16 (6.27%) ERP
10 15 (5.88%) CRM
11 14 (5.49%) Business Analysis
11 14 (5.49%) Project Governance
11 14 (5.49%) Scrum
12 13 (5.10%) Business Transformation
13 12 (4.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (4.31%) Change Management
14 11 (4.31%) E-Commerce
14 11 (4.31%) Programme Management
15 10 (3.92%) ITIL
15 10 (3.92%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.78%) C
1 2 (0.78%) COBOL
2 1 (0.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (3.14%) Degree
1 8 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.78%) APMP
4 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.78%) ISEB
4 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) CAPM
5 1 (0.39%) HNC
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PMP
5 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.31%) PMO
2 9 (3.53%) QA
3 4 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.18%) SLA
5 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.78%) IFRS
5 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.39%) Basel II
6 1 (0.39%) GDPR
6 1 (0.39%) HL7
6 1 (0.39%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (7.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.57%) Oracle
3 3 (1.18%) BT
3 3 (1.18%) SAP
4 2 (0.78%) BMC
4 2 (0.78%) Cisco
4 2 (0.78%) Sage
4 2 (0.78%) ServiceNow
4 2 (0.78%) VMware
5 1 (0.39%) Apple
5 1 (0.39%) Avaya
5 1 (0.39%) Citrix
5 1 (0.39%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.39%) F5
5 1 (0.39%) Genesys
5 1 (0.39%) IBM
5 1 (0.39%) NetApp
5 1 (0.39%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.39%) Platfora
5 1 (0.39%) Verint
Harrogate
360 Resourcing
Rate: Up to £200 per day depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago