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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 57 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Project 16 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.55% 1.84% 3.14%
As % of the Applications category 10.96% 14.53% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £321 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £450 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £31.56 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-49.29% +17.96%
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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
146 117 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.13% 12.68% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 55 88
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 £228 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 15
Average hourly rate £11.13 £30.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.91% +106.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £12.60 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.50 £45.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 16 (50.00%) Project Management
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.88%) MS Office
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
6 7 (21.88%) JIRA
7 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Change Management
9 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.38%) Change Control
10 3 (9.38%) User Stories
10 3 (9.38%) ERP
10 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
10 3 (9.38%) Banking
10 3 (9.38%) UML
10 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
11 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (6.25%) Web Development
11 2 (6.25%) Content Management
11 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
11 2 (6.25%) CMS
11 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
11 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.25%) CRM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
3 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Niku Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Project Manager
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Project Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) PMO Lead
6 2 (6.25%) Project Support Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Project Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planner
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Planner
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) User Stories
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) UML
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Content Management
7 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (3.13%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Niku
2 1 (3.13%) Primavera
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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