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 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 88 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 15 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 1.66% 2.44%
As % of the Applications category 7.98% 16.67% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 11
Average daily rate
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£370 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £177 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.40 £18.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+74.44% -45.45%
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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
188 114 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.19% 9.96% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 77 54
Average daily rate £325 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 7
Average hourly rate £16.80 £11.13 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.98% -59.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £7.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £13.76 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015, 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 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (31.82%) MS Office
4 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 2 (9.09%) Games
9 2 (9.09%) VMware
9 2 (9.09%) Banking
9 2 (9.09%) Retail
9 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (9.09%) Wonderware
9 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 2 (9.09%) Wiki
9 2 (9.09%) System Testing
9 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (9.09%) CCNP
9 2 (9.09%) CCNA
9 2 (9.09%) PMP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (31.82%) MS Office
3 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP MII
2 1 (4.55%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) Informix
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Project Support Officer
2 5 (22.73%) Project Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Planner
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Commercial Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Planner
4 1 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.55%) PMO Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Management Accountant
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Wiki
2 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (9.09%) IBM XIV
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.09%) System Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (9.09%) Dependency Management
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) PMP
1 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Wonderware
4 2 (9.09%) F5
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago