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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Rank 77 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.83% 1.53% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 8.11% 16.06% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 8
Median daily rate £338 £375 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +27.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £230 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.14 £17.67
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +110.12%

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
111 137 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.25% 9.53% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 71 77
Median daily rate £338 £369 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.41% +16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £136 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Median hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.03% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.10 £12.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Change Management
7 4 (25.00%) ERP
7 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
8 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
9 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (12.50%) Middleware
9 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
9 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
9 2 (12.50%) Change Control
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (6.25%) Line Management
10 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery

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 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (6.25%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Training Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Training Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Trainer
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP