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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 97 88 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Contract jobs citing MS Project 11 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 1.20% 1.38%
As % of the Applications category 8.66% 9.62% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 12
Median daily rate £338 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £438 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +34.37%
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
127 208 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.67% 12.44% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 139 94
Median daily rate £325 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 10
Median hourly rate £13.25 £13.55 £11.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.19% +17.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £10.50 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.95 £21.25 £84.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.39%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
3 10 (52.63%) Project Management
4 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
5 8 (42.11%) Change Management
5 8 (42.11%) MS Office
6 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (36.84%) ERP
6 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
7 6 (31.58%) Middleware
7 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) Information Architecture
8 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
8 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
9 4 (21.05%) Service Management
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 3 (15.79%) Programme Governance
10 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Use Case

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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (52.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (42.11%) MS Office
4 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) OLAP
2 1 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Migration Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) PMO Planner
6 1 (5.26%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.26%) E-Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior PMO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
1 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
3 8 (42.11%) Change Management
4 7 (36.84%) ERP
5 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (31.58%) Information Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (21.05%) Service Management
7 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Programme Governance
7 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Use Case
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Change Control
8 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VB
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Progress
4 1 (5.26%) Netezza
4 1 (5.26%) SAP