The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Leeds region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 61 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Project 19 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.83% 1.49% 2.53%
As % of the Applications category 12.84% 12.15% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £321 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £37.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-58.00% +47.05%
Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
148 107 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.22% 12.24% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 56 78
Average daily rate £320 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £271 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 18
Average hourly rate £11.13 £28.75 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.30% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £12.45 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £45.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Project
West Yorkshire

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 1 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 1 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 15 (53.57%) Project Management
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
4 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 7 (25.00%) MS Office
7 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 7 (25.00%) JIRA
8 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (17.86%) Change Management
10 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.71%) UML
11 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
11 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
11 3 (10.71%) User Stories
12 2 (7.14%) Change Control
12 2 (7.14%) CRM
12 2 (7.14%) CMS
12 2 (7.14%) ERP
12 2 (7.14%) QA
12 2 (7.14%) Web Development
12 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
12 2 (7.14%) Banking
12 2 (7.14%) Content Management
12 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
13 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Project Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Project Support Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) PMO Lead
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Project Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Planner
7 1 (3.57%) PMO Manager
7 1 (3.57%) PMO Assistant
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.00%) Scrum
4 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.71%) UML
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) User Stories
8 2 (7.14%) Change Control
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) ERP
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
8 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.14%) Content Management
8 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (3.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Primavera
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