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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 14 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 105 89 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.94% 9.41% 12.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.34% 11.91% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 51 79
Average daily rate
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£425 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £290 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.96% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.93% -6.15%
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
926 747 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.81% 78.96% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 449 412
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.60 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £19.30 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 83 (44.39%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (31.55%) Finance
3 53 (28.34%) PRINCE2
4 41 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (19.25%) Agile Project Management
6 27 (14.44%) Open Source
7 23 (12.30%) Programme Management
8 20 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (10.16%) Microsoft
10 18 (9.63%) Retail
11 16 (8.56%) MS Excel
11 16 (8.56%) Scrum
11 16 (8.56%) Project Planning
12 15 (8.02%) Risk Management
12 15 (8.02%) Supplier Management
12 15 (8.02%) ITIL
12 15 (8.02%) Mentoring
12 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
13 14 (7.49%) MS Office
13 14 (7.49%) Change Management
13 14 (7.49%) Banking
14 13 (6.95%) Telecoms
15 12 (6.42%) Degree
15 12 (6.42%) QA
15 12 (6.42%) Windows
15 12 (6.42%) SharePoint
16 11 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (5.88%) Migration
16 11 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (5.88%) User Stories

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.60%) CMS
3 2 (1.07%) Lync
3 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.07%) Apache
4 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.53%) IIS
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.53%) WordPress
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.49%) MS Office
3 11 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (4.28%) MS Visio
4 8 (4.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.53%) Niku Workbench
5 1 (0.53%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.53%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.60%) Firewall
2 3 (1.60%) SAN
2 3 (1.60%) DNS
2 3 (1.60%) SSL
2 3 (1.60%) WAN
2 3 (1.60%) LAN
3 2 (1.07%) VPN
3 2 (1.07%) HTTP
3 2 (1.07%) Intranet
3 2 (1.07%) Internet
3 2 (1.07%) MPLS
4 1 (0.53%) IPsec
4 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.53%) OSPF
4 1 (0.53%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.53%) VRRP
4 1 (0.53%) BGP
4 1 (0.53%) DHCP
4 1 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.53%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.53%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) JIRA
1 2 (1.07%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.07%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.53%) Axure RP
General
1 59 (31.55%) Finance
2 18 (9.63%) Retail
3 14 (7.49%) Banking
4 13 (6.95%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.81%) Law
6 5 (2.67%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 33 (17.65%) Analyst
3 21 (11.23%) Programme Manager
4 17 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 14 (7.49%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (6.42%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (4.81%) Architect
8 6 (3.21%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (2.67%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (2.67%) Programme Office Support
9 5 (2.67%) Digital Architect
10 4 (2.14%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 4 (2.14%) Administrator
10 4 (2.14%) Senior Manager
11 3 (1.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 3 (1.60%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (1.60%) Junior
11 3 (1.60%) Test Analyst
11 3 (1.60%) Project Administrator
11 3 (1.60%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.81%) .NET
2 8 (4.28%) Web Services
3 3 (1.60%) HTML
3 3 (1.60%) CSS
3 3 (1.60%) jQuery
4 2 (1.07%) HTML5
4 2 (1.07%) CSS3
4 2 (1.07%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.07%) LAMP
5 1 (0.53%) Middleware
5 1 (0.53%) J2EE
5 1 (0.53%) XML
5 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.53%) WCF
5 1 (0.53%) Zend Framework
5 1 (0.53%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.53%) Java EE
5 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.53%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.44%) Open Source
2 20 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.21%) Social Media
4 6 (3.21%) NHS
5 4 (2.14%) PMI
6 3 (1.60%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.07%) User Experience
7 2 (1.07%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.07%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) Economics
8 1 (0.53%) Clustering
8 1 (0.53%) Physics
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) CMDB
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.42%) Windows
2 7 (3.74%) Linux
3 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.07%) UNIX
5 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.53%) zOS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (44.39%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (28.34%) PRINCE2
3 41 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (19.25%) Agile Project Management
5 23 (12.30%) Programme Management
6 16 (8.56%) Scrum
6 16 (8.56%) Project Planning
7 15 (8.02%) Risk Management
7 15 (8.02%) Supplier Management
7 15 (8.02%) ITIL
7 15 (8.02%) Mentoring
7 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
8 14 (7.49%) Change Management
9 11 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (5.88%) Migration
9 11 (5.88%) User Stories
10 10 (5.35%) Service Management
11 9 (4.81%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.81%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.81%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.81%) Java
2 7 (3.74%) C#
2 7 (3.74%) Python
3 5 (2.67%) C++
3 5 (2.67%) Ruby
4 4 (2.14%) PHP
5 3 (1.60%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.07%) Scala
6 2 (1.07%) Perl
6 2 (1.07%) C
6 2 (1.07%) VB
7 1 (0.53%) SQL
7 1 (0.53%) VBScript
7 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (6.42%) Degree
2 7 (3.74%) ISEB
2 7 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.21%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.60%) PMP
5 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.07%) APMP
6 2 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.07%) MCSE
6 2 (1.07%) MCSA
6 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.53%) CISSP
7 1 (0.53%) CCNP
7 1 (0.53%) CCNA
7 1 (0.53%) CCDA
7 1 (0.53%) CCDP
7 1 (0.53%) CCSE
7 1 (0.53%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.42%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) SCCM
1 1 (0.53%) SCOM
1 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (10.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.35%) SAP
3 6 (3.21%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle
5 4 (2.14%) VMware
5 4 (2.14%) HP
6 3 (1.60%) Cisco
6 3 (1.60%) IBM
7 2 (1.07%) SunGard
8 1 (0.53%) Remedy
8 1 (0.53%) Niku
8 1 (0.53%) NetApp
8 1 (0.53%) Apple
8 1 (0.53%) Informatica
8 1 (0.53%) Dell
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) Cognos
8 1 (0.53%) Google
8 1 (0.53%) Zend
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