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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 80 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 10 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.87% 1.20% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 9.09% 12.18% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 11
Median daily rate £344 £372 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% +16.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +11.11%
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
110 156 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.60% 9.87% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 71 82
Median daily rate £345 £372 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.32% +24.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £319
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.21 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.15 £17.50 £13.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) MS Office
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) ERP
5 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (14.29%) Middleware
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Information Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (9.52%) Change Control
8 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
8 2 (9.52%) Degree
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
8 2 (9.52%) Banking
8 2 (9.52%) Retail

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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (4.76%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) PMO Planner
4 2 (9.52%) Training Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Training Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ERP Trainer
5 1 (4.76%) Head of PMO
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior PMO
5 1 (4.76%) Support Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) B2B
7 1 (4.76%) B2C
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP