The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management 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 Project Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 10 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 133 88 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.80% 9.02% 10.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.41% 11.41% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 50 62
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£420 £392 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.21% +4.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £286 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £469 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
Project Management
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
992 771 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 80.52% 79.00% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 474 398
Average daily rate £375 £325 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Leeds region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 92 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (31.34%) PRINCE2
2 63 (31.34%) Finance
3 46 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (17.91%) Agile Project Management
5 33 (16.42%) Open Source
6 29 (14.43%) Waterfall
7 26 (12.94%) Programme Management
8 23 (11.44%) Supplier Management
8 23 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (9.95%) Change Management
9 20 (9.95%) ITIL
10 18 (8.96%) Retail
11 17 (8.46%) MS Excel
11 17 (8.46%) Microsoft
11 17 (8.46%) Risk Management
12 15 (7.46%) Business Analysis
13 14 (6.97%) Project Planning
13 14 (6.97%) Mentoring
13 14 (6.97%) User Stories
14 13 (6.47%) Degree
14 13 (6.47%) QA
14 13 (6.47%) Banking
14 13 (6.47%) Service Management
14 13 (6.47%) MS Office
15 12 (5.97%) Web Services
15 12 (5.97%) SharePoint
15 12 (5.97%) Service Delivery
15 12 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
15 12 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.99%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.49%) CMS
4 2 (1.00%) Apache
4 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.00%) Lync
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.47%) MS Office
3 12 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.48%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.98%) MS Project
6 2 (1.00%) Niku Workbench
7 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.50%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.50%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.50%) Aligne
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.99%) LAN
2 4 (1.99%) DNS
2 4 (1.99%) SSL
2 4 (1.99%) WAN
2 4 (1.99%) SAN
2 4 (1.99%) Intranet
2 4 (1.99%) Firewall
3 3 (1.49%) MPLS
3 3 (1.49%) VPN
4 2 (1.00%) VPLS
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.00%) HTTP
4 2 (1.00%) BGP
4 2 (1.00%) OSPF
4 2 (1.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.00%) VRRP
4 2 (1.00%) Internet
4 2 (1.00%) IPsec
4 2 (1.00%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.50%) MySQL
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) JIRA
1 2 (1.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
General
1 63 (31.34%) Finance
2 18 (8.96%) Retail
3 13 (6.47%) Banking
4 11 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.98%) Law
6 5 (2.49%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (36.32%) Project Manager
2 35 (17.41%) Analyst
3 23 (11.44%) Programme Manager
4 21 (10.45%) Business Analyst
5 14 (6.97%) Delivery Manager
6 11 (5.47%) Architect
7 10 (4.98%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (2.99%) Senior Manager
9 5 (2.49%) Digital Architect
9 5 (2.49%) Administrator
9 5 (2.49%) Programme Office Support
10 4 (1.99%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 4 (1.99%) PMO Manager
10 4 (1.99%) ScrumMaster
10 4 (1.99%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (1.99%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (1.49%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (1.49%) Information Governance Specialist
11 3 (1.49%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.97%) Web Services
2 10 (4.98%) .NET
3 3 (1.49%) HTML
3 3 (1.49%) CSS
3 3 (1.49%) jQuery
4 2 (1.00%) Java EE
4 2 (1.00%) LAMP
4 2 (1.00%) J2EE
4 2 (1.00%) HTML5
4 2 (1.00%) CSS3
5 1 (0.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.50%) Middleware
5 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.50%) Zend Framework
5 1 (0.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.42%) Open Source
2 23 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.48%) NHS
4 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.49%) User Experience
5 5 (2.49%) Social Media
6 3 (1.49%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.49%) PMI
7 2 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.50%) Economics
8 1 (0.50%) PKI
8 1 (0.50%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Physics
8 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.47%) Windows
2 8 (3.98%) Linux
3 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.00%) UNIX
3 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.50%) zOS
4 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.50%) Android
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (45.77%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (31.34%) PRINCE2
3 46 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (17.91%) Agile Project Management
5 29 (14.43%) Waterfall
6 26 (12.94%) Programme Management
7 23 (11.44%) Supplier Management
8 20 (9.95%) Change Management
8 20 (9.95%) ITIL
9 17 (8.46%) Risk Management
10 15 (7.46%) Business Analysis
11 14 (6.97%) Project Planning
11 14 (6.97%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.97%) User Stories
12 13 (6.47%) Service Management
13 12 (5.97%) Service Delivery
13 12 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (5.47%) Scrum
14 11 (5.47%) Configuration Management
15 10 (4.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.98%) Java
2 7 (3.48%) Python
2 7 (3.48%) C#
3 5 (2.49%) C++
3 5 (2.49%) Ruby
4 4 (1.99%) PHP
4 4 (1.99%) SQL
5 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.00%) Perl
6 2 (1.00%) C
6 2 (1.00%) VB
6 2 (1.00%) Scala
7 1 (0.50%) VBScript
7 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.47%) Degree
2 9 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (3.48%) ISEB
3 7 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.49%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.49%) PMP
5 3 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.49%) MCSE
5 3 (1.49%) MCSA
5 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.00%) CCSA
6 2 (1.00%) CCSE
6 2 (1.00%) CCNP
6 2 (1.00%) CCNA
6 2 (1.00%) CCDA
6 2 (1.00%) CCDP
6 2 (1.00%) CISSP
6 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.47%) QA
2 5 (2.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.50%) UAG
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.50%) OpenView
1 1 (0.50%) SCCM
1 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (8.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.48%) CheckPoint
3 6 (2.99%) SAP
4 5 (2.49%) HP
4 5 (2.49%) VMware
5 4 (1.99%) Oracle
6 3 (1.49%) Cisco
6 3 (1.49%) IBM
7 2 (1.00%) SunGard
7 2 (1.00%) Niku
8 1 (0.50%) NetApp
8 1 (0.50%) Apple
8 1 (0.50%) Remedy
8 1 (0.50%) Citrix
8 1 (0.50%) Dell
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe
8 1 (0.50%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) Open Text
8 1 (0.50%) Zend
8 1 (0.50%) EPiServer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mozaic Services Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 700 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £competitive market rates - negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago