The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 97 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing PMP 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.28% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.26% 2.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+103.70% -16.60%
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
221 122 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.60% 11.50% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 75 76
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.51 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £15.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £16.50 £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Leeds region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PMP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 9 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Dependency Management
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) Smart Meter
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (22.22%) MS Project
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Legal
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Planner
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Planning Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 7 (77.78%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Dependency Management
3 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) HP