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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 103 95 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 0.91% 1.72%
As % of the Applications category 6.86% 8.28% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 15
Median daily rate £425 £344 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £412 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +65.26%
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
102 169 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.89% 10.95% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 114 73
Median daily rate £400 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £135 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 10
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.60 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.04% +22.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 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 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 27 (77.14%) MS Excel
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) Finance
3 16 (45.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (42.86%) Project Management
4 15 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 15 (42.86%) MS Office
5 14 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
6 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
8 11 (31.43%) ERP
8 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
10 8 (22.86%) SQL
10 8 (22.86%) Analytics
11 7 (20.00%) QA
11 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.00%) MS Access
12 6 (17.14%) ETL
12 6 (17.14%) Oracle
12 6 (17.14%) Middleware
12 6 (17.14%) Validation
12 6 (17.14%) Service Management
12 6 (17.14%) Information Architecture
12 6 (17.14%) Change Control

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (77.14%) MS Excel
2 16 (45.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (42.86%) MS Office
3 15 (42.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (20.00%) MS Access
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.86%) OLAP
5 1 (2.86%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (2.86%) VersionOne
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Training Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) IT Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) ERP Manager
3 5 (14.29%) ERP Trainer
3 5 (14.29%) IT Trainer
3 5 (14.29%) PMO Planner
3 5 (14.29%) Trainer
4 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Development Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Development Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) IT Development Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Project Management
2 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
3 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) ERP
4 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.86%) Analytics
6 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Change Control
6 6 (17.14%) Data Validation
6 6 (17.14%) ETL
6 6 (17.14%) Information Architecture
6 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Service Management
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Use Case
6 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Validation
7 5 (14.29%) Change Management
8 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB
2 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Progress
4 1 (2.86%) Netezza
4 1 (2.86%) Rally