The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Leeds region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 59 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 19 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.81% 1.54% 2.17%
As % of the Applications category 14.07% 12.07% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £321 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.91 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-51.38% +31.64%
Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
135 116 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.86% 12.79% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 58 76
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £272 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 21
Average hourly rate £11.13 £28.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.30% +112.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £45.00 £17.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
MS Project
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MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project across the Leeds region.

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Leeds region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 17 (54.84%) Project Management
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
3 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) JIRA
5 8 (25.81%) Project Planning
5 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
5 8 (25.81%) MS Office
5 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (19.35%) Change Management
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) User Stories
9 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
10 3 (9.68%) UML
10 3 (9.68%) Change Control
11 2 (6.45%) Content Management
11 2 (6.45%) Web Development
11 2 (6.45%) QA
11 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
11 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
11 2 (6.45%) Banking
11 2 (6.45%) CRM
11 2 (6.45%) CMS
11 2 (6.45%) ERP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS Office
3 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) JIRA
2 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Project Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Project Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Project Support Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) PMO Lead
7 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Planner
7 1 (3.23%) PMO Manager
7 1 (3.23%) PMO Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) PMI
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
4 8 (25.81%) Project Planning
5 6 (19.35%) Change Management
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) User Stories
7 3 (9.68%) Change Control
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.68%) UML
8 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) ERP
8 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.45%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
9 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
9 1 (3.23%) QMS
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Primavera
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco
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