Period
to 18 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Software Project Manager was £446 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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.

Software Project Manager
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 168 218
Rank change year-on-year -29 +50 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 11 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.28% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.29% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £446 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.56% -8.57% +12.90%
10th Percentile £394 £338 £416
90th Percentile £538 £449 £449
England median daily rate £427 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -0.70% +1.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -50.00% - -

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 4,799 4,142 5,557
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 97.07% 96.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,173 2,633 3,732
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £560
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 146 176
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.63 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.65% -6.48% +3.85%
10th Percentile £9.94 £9.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £28.78 £31.06
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in Yorkshire

Software Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Project Manager in Yorkshire

Software Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Project Manager in Yorkshire

Software 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 Software Project Manager within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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 -19 7 £446 +13.33% 9
South Yorkshire -3 4 - -
Software Project Manager
England

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Software Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Confluence
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching

Software 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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java