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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 118 103 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.88% 10.68% 10.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.90% 13.17% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 53 47
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£410 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £470 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.24 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -12.70%
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
915 782 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.33% 81.12% 74.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 483 288
Average daily rate £375 £333 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -3.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015, 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 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (33.48%) PRINCE2
3 59 (26.70%) Finance
4 58 (26.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (18.55%) Agile Project Management
6 36 (16.29%) Open Source
7 34 (15.38%) Programme Management
8 33 (14.93%) Supplier Management
9 31 (14.03%) Waterfall
10 27 (12.22%) Change Management
11 23 (10.41%) Retail
12 22 (9.95%) Business Analysis
12 22 (9.95%) ITIL
13 19 (8.60%) Risk Management
14 18 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 17 (7.69%) SharePoint
16 16 (7.24%) MS PowerPoint
16 16 (7.24%) Configuration Management
17 15 (6.79%) Service Management
17 15 (6.79%) MS Visio
17 15 (6.79%) Java
17 15 (6.79%) SQL
17 15 (6.79%) User Stories
18 14 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (5.88%) Banking
19 13 (5.88%) Mentoring
19 13 (5.88%) QA
20 12 (5.43%) Service Delivery
20 12 (5.43%) Web Services
21 11 (4.98%) .NET

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 17 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.26%) SAS
3 4 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.36%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.90%) Lync
5 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (7.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (6.79%) MS Visio
3 11 (4.98%) MS Excel
4 10 (4.52%) MS Office
5 4 (1.81%) MS Project
6 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.45%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.45%) Niku Workbench
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.45%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) Aligne
2 1 (0.45%) Maximo
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.45%) SaaS
1 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.26%) Firewall
1 5 (2.26%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.81%) LAN
2 4 (1.81%) WAN
2 4 (1.81%) DNS
2 4 (1.81%) SSL
2 4 (1.81%) SAN
3 3 (1.36%) Intranet
3 3 (1.36%) Internet
3 3 (1.36%) MPLS
3 3 (1.36%) OSPF
3 3 (1.36%) BGP
3 3 (1.36%) EIGRP
3 3 (1.36%) VPN
3 3 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.90%) DMVPN
4 2 (0.90%) HSRP
4 2 (0.90%) VRRP
4 2 (0.90%) HTTP
4 2 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.36%) MySQL
4 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.90%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.45%) WATIR
2 1 (0.45%) Selenium
2 1 (0.45%) Sahi
2 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.45%) JUnit
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 59 (26.70%) Finance
2 23 (10.41%) Retail
3 13 (5.88%) Banking
4 10 (4.52%) Law
5 5 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.81%) Legal
6 4 (1.81%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Games
7 2 (0.90%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Front Office
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (34.39%) Project Manager
2 37 (16.74%) Analyst
3 26 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 23 (10.41%) Business Analyst
5 17 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 14 (6.33%) Architect
7 10 (4.52%) Senior Manager
7 10 (4.52%) PMO Analyst
8 8 (3.62%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (2.71%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.71%) PMO Manager
10 6 (2.71%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (2.71%) Digital Architect
11 5 (2.26%) Programme Office Support
11 5 (2.26%) Portfolio Manager
11 5 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (1.81%) Developer
12 4 (1.81%) Test Analyst
12 4 (1.81%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.43%) Web Services
2 11 (4.98%) .NET
3 5 (2.26%) HTML
3 5 (2.26%) CSS
3 5 (2.26%) XML
4 4 (1.81%) RESTful
5 3 (1.36%) CSS3
5 3 (1.36%) LAMP
5 3 (1.36%) jQuery
6 2 (0.90%) Middleware
6 2 (0.90%) J2EE
6 2 (0.90%) HTML5
6 2 (0.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.90%) Java EE
7 1 (0.45%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.45%) Symfony
7 1 (0.45%) Zend Framework
7 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.29%) Open Source
2 14 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.62%) NHS
5 5 (2.26%) Social Media
6 3 (1.36%) User Experience
7 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.45%) CMDB
8 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.45%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.45%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.45%) Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.45%) Economics
8 1 (0.45%) PKI
8 1 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.52%) Windows
1 10 (4.52%) Linux
2 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
2 2 (0.90%) UNIX
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (33.48%) PRINCE2
3 58 (26.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (18.55%) Agile Project Management
5 34 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 33 (14.93%) Supplier Management
7 31 (14.03%) Waterfall
8 27 (12.22%) Change Management
9 22 (9.95%) ITIL
9 22 (9.95%) Business Analysis
10 19 (8.60%) Risk Management
11 16 (7.24%) Configuration Management
12 15 (6.79%) Service Management
12 15 (6.79%) User Stories
13 13 (5.88%) Mentoring
14 12 (5.43%) Service Delivery
15 10 (4.52%) PRINCE
15 10 (4.52%) Migration
15 10 (4.52%) BDD
16 9 (4.07%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.79%) Java
1 15 (6.79%) SQL
2 7 (3.17%) PHP
2 7 (3.17%) C#
2 7 (3.17%) Python
3 6 (2.71%) Ruby
4 5 (2.26%) C++
4 5 (2.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.90%) Perl
5 2 (0.90%) C
5 2 (0.90%) Scala
5 2 (0.90%) VB
6 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.45%) PHP5
6 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (4.07%) Degree
3 8 (3.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.36%) ISEB
5 3 (1.36%) PMP
5 3 (1.36%) MCSE
5 3 (1.36%) MCSA
5 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.90%) CCNP
6 2 (0.90%) CCNA
6 2 (0.90%) CCDA
6 2 (0.90%) CCDP
6 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.90%) CCSA
6 2 (0.90%) CCSE
6 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.90%) CISSP
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.90%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.88%) QA
2 8 (3.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) Basel II
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.90%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.45%) UAG
3 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) OpenView
1 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
1 1 (0.45%) SCOM
1 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (4.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.71%) CheckPoint
2 6 (2.71%) VMware
3 5 (2.26%) HP
4 4 (1.81%) Oracle
5 3 (1.36%) Cisco
6 2 (0.90%) IBM
6 2 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.90%) SAP
6 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.90%) SunGard
7 1 (0.45%) EMC
7 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.45%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.45%) Zend
7 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.45%) Symantec
7 1 (0.45%) Remedy
7 1 (0.45%) McAfee
7 1 (0.45%) Sophos
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