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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 100 84 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -21
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 1.13% 1.78%
As % of the Applications category 7.53% 10.23% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 15
Median daily rate £288 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £325 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £438 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +71.87%
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
93 176 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.37% 11.00% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 119 94
Median daily rate £368 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £9.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.50 £13.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 24 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (53.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (46.67%) Finance
3 14 (46.67%) MS Visio
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Project Management
3 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (43.33%) MS Office
5 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (36.67%) ERP
6 11 (36.67%) PRINCE2
6 11 (36.67%) SharePoint
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
10 7 (23.33%) Middleware
10 7 (23.33%) Oracle
10 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
10 7 (23.33%) Information Architecture
11 6 (20.00%) Analytics
11 6 (20.00%) Use Case
11 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) Service Management
11 6 (20.00%) Change Management
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.67%) MS Access

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 11 (36.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (53.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (46.67%) MS Visio
4 13 (43.33%) MS Office
5 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (16.67%) MS Access
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.33%) OLAP
5 1 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (3.33%) VersionOne
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Training Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) ERP Manager
4 4 (13.33%) ERP Trainer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Trainer
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Trainer
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Development Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.67%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Project Management
2 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (36.67%) ERP
3 11 (36.67%) PRINCE2
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Information Architecture
7 6 (20.00%) Analytics
7 6 (20.00%) Change Management
7 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Service Management
7 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 6 (20.00%) Use Case
7 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Data Validation
8 4 (13.33%) ETL
8 4 (13.33%) Validation
9 3 (10.00%) Programme Governance
9 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Progress
4 1 (3.33%) Netezza
4 1 (3.33%) Rally