The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Project Manager
England / Yorkshire
Rank 118 127 111
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 9 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.43% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.44% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 13
Median daily rate £538 £471 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.05% -0.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £417 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £690 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £491 £475
% change year-on-year -3.30% +3.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £52.50

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 2096 2719 2507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.04% 96.56% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1801 1576
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 115 137
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Yorkshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior Project Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +16 7 £519 +14.01% 1
South Yorkshire -9 1 - -
Senior Project Manager
England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) QA
7 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) MS Project
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
8 1 (5.88%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.88%) FMCG
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (5.88%) Programme Governance
8 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (5.88%) Workflow
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) MPLS
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) ERP
7 1 (5.88%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Pegasus
2 1 (5.88%) Sage
2 1 (5.88%) SAP