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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 63 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Project 35 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.37% 0.98% 1.77%
As % of the Applications category 25.74% 8.15% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 13
Average daily rate £350 £325 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £219 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £397 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £18.92 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+107.71% -32.41%
MS Project
West Yorkshire

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
136 135 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.21% 12.09% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 86 74
Average daily rate £335 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £15.35 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 27 (57.45%) MS Excel
2 18 (38.30%) Project Management
3 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (31.91%) MS Visio
5 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
5 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
5 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (25.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (25.53%) MS Office
6 12 (25.53%) Finance
7 10 (21.28%) NHS
8 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (17.02%) QA
10 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (14.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (14.89%) MS Access
10 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.89%) SQL
11 6 (12.77%) ETL
11 6 (12.77%) Validation
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (12.77%) Data Validation
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (10.64%) Analytics
12 5 (10.64%) Change Control
12 5 (10.64%) Service Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (57.45%) MS Excel
2 15 (31.91%) MS Visio
3 12 (25.53%) MS Office
3 12 (25.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (14.89%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (14.89%) MS Access
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (10.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (2.13%) VersionOne
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Billing
2 2 (4.26%) Games
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Project Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 4 (8.51%) Development Specialist
2 4 (8.51%) PMO Manager
2 4 (8.51%) Training Manager
3 3 (6.38%) Analyst
3 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (6.38%) Developer
3 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
3 3 (6.38%) PMO Planner
4 2 (4.26%) Development Manager
4 2 (4.26%) ERP Trainer
4 2 (4.26%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (4.26%) IT Development Manager
4 2 (4.26%) IT Trainer
4 2 (4.26%) Project Planner
4 2 (4.26%) Trainer
4 2 (4.26%) Transition Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.28%) NHS
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Wiki
5 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Project Management
2 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.77%) Data Validation
5 6 (12.77%) ETL
5 6 (12.77%) Validation
6 5 (10.64%) Analytics
6 5 (10.64%) Change Control
6 5 (10.64%) ERP
6 5 (10.64%) Service Management
7 4 (8.51%) Dependency Management
7 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.38%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) PMI Certification
2 4 (8.51%) PMP
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Rally
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