The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 86 67 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -22
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.51% 1.24% 2.82%
As % of the Applications category 4.92% 9.22% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 16
Average daily rate
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£331 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £351 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £356 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +4.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
122 141 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.37% 13.43% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 93 54
Average daily rate £320 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £129 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.40 £9.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) MS Office
4 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 3 (14.29%) NHS
6 2 (9.52%) Intranet
6 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
6 2 (9.52%) Banking
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) MS Project Server
7 1 (4.76%) People Management
7 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (4.76%) SAS
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Informix
7 1 (4.76%) Apache
7 1 (4.76%) OLAP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.76%) Niku Workbench
4 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) OLAP
1 1 (4.76%) Informix
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Programme Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Programme Office Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Project Support Officer
1 4 (19.05%) Project Officer
1 4 (19.05%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) PMO Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Management Accountant
3 1 (4.76%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) NHS
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.76%) Wiki
3 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.76%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
1 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 3 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) People Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VB
1 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Niku
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) F5
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