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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 15 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 139 83 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.24% 6.82% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.28% 8.43% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 58 30
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£370 £388 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £251 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.62%
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
1132 985 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.42% 80.94% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 699 323
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £12.63 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 106 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (34.15%) Finance
3 80 (28.17%) PRINCE2
4 71 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (15.14%) Waterfall
6 42 (14.79%) Change Management
7 41 (14.44%) Programme Management
7 41 (14.44%) Business Analysis
8 40 (14.08%) Open Source
9 37 (13.03%) Agile Project Management
10 34 (11.97%) ITIL
11 31 (10.92%) QA
12 27 (9.51%) Supplier Management
13 25 (8.80%) Retail
14 23 (8.10%) Service Management
14 23 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (7.75%) Web Services
15 22 (7.75%) SQL
15 22 (7.75%) SharePoint
16 19 (6.69%) Java
16 19 (6.69%) Configuration Management
16 19 (6.69%) Risk Management
17 18 (6.34%) Banking
17 18 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
18 17 (5.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 17 (5.99%) NHS
18 17 (5.99%) MS Excel
19 16 (5.63%) ITSM
19 16 (5.63%) Management Information System
20 15 (5.28%) MS Visio

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.52%) SAS
3 3 (1.06%) CMS
4 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.35%) Apache
5 1 (0.35%) JBoss
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.35%) WorkSite
Applications
1 18 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (5.99%) MS Excel
3 15 (5.28%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.82%) MS Office
5 6 (2.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) Niku Workbench
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Maximo
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.35%) Aligne
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Office 365
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.82%) Firewall
2 5 (1.76%) SAN
3 4 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.41%) Intranet
3 4 (1.41%) EIGRP
3 4 (1.41%) BGP
3 4 (1.41%) OSPF
4 3 (1.06%) VRRP
4 3 (1.06%) MPLS
4 3 (1.06%) Internet
4 3 (1.06%) LAN
4 3 (1.06%) WAN
4 3 (1.06%) VPN
4 3 (1.06%) DNS
4 3 (1.06%) SSL
4 3 (1.06%) HSRP
4 3 (1.06%) NAS
5 2 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.70%) FWSM
5 2 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.82%) MongoDB
2 7 (2.46%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.70%) MySQL
5 2 (0.70%) DataStage
6 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.35%) MS Access
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Rational Rose
2 3 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.06%) WATIR
2 3 (1.06%) Selenium
2 3 (1.06%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.06%) Sahi
3 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.35%) JUnit
3 1 (0.35%) Fiddler
General
1 97 (34.15%) Finance
2 25 (8.80%) Retail
3 18 (6.34%) Banking
4 10 (3.52%) Law
5 8 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.82%) Legal
6 5 (1.76%) Local Government
6 5 (1.76%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (29.93%) Project Manager
2 59 (20.77%) Analyst
3 33 (11.62%) Business Analyst
4 25 (8.80%) Programme Manager
5 14 (4.93%) Architect
6 12 (4.23%) Senior Manager
6 12 (4.23%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (3.52%) PMO Analyst
7 10 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (3.17%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (3.17%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (2.46%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.11%) PMO Manager
10 6 (2.11%) Digital Architect
10 6 (2.11%) Developer
10 6 (2.11%) Coordinator
10 6 (2.11%) Contracts Manager
10 6 (2.11%) Project Coordinator
10 6 (2.11%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (1.76%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.75%) Web Services
2 15 (5.28%) .NET
3 11 (3.87%) XML
4 7 (2.46%) RESTful
5 5 (1.76%) CSS
5 5 (1.76%) HTML
6 4 (1.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.70%) WCF
7 2 (0.70%) Java EE
7 2 (0.70%) J2EE
8 1 (0.35%) LAMP
8 1 (0.35%) Spring
8 1 (0.35%) Middleware
8 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.35%) WF
8 1 (0.35%) Velocity
8 1 (0.35%) Symfony
8 1 (0.35%) jQuery
8 1 (0.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.08%) Open Source
2 23 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.99%) NHS
4 16 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.76%) Informatics
6 4 (1.41%) User Experience
7 3 (1.06%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.35%) Clustering
9 1 (0.35%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.35%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.35%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.35%) Statistics
9 1 (0.35%) Tandem
9 1 (0.35%) EPoS
9 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.17%) Windows
2 8 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.35%) UNIX
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (28.17%) PRINCE2
3 71 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (15.14%) Waterfall
5 42 (14.79%) Change Management
6 41 (14.44%) Programme Management
6 41 (14.44%) Business Analysis
7 37 (13.03%) Agile Project Management
8 34 (11.97%) ITIL
9 27 (9.51%) Supplier Management
10 23 (8.10%) Service Management
11 19 (6.69%) Configuration Management
11 19 (6.69%) Risk Management
12 16 (5.63%) ITSM
13 15 (5.28%) BDD
14 14 (4.93%) Release Management
14 14 (4.93%) Line Management
14 14 (4.93%) User Stories
14 14 (4.93%) PRINCE
15 13 (4.58%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.75%) SQL
2 19 (6.69%) Java
3 7 (2.46%) PHP
3 7 (2.46%) C#
4 6 (2.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.11%) Ruby
5 4 (1.41%) C++
5 4 (1.41%) Python
6 3 (1.06%) C
6 3 (1.06%) VB
7 2 (0.70%) Scala
8 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) VBScript
8 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.35%) PHP5
8 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (5.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (3.87%) Degree
3 7 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.06%) MCSE
6 2 (0.70%) MCSA
6 2 (0.70%) CISSP
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.70%) CCNP
6 2 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.35%) CCSA
7 1 (0.35%) CCSE
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) CCDA
7 1 (0.35%) CCDP
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCEA
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.92%) QA
2 12 (4.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) Basel II
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.41%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.35%) NFS
3 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.35%) XenApp
3 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.41%) OpenView
2 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.35%) Nagios
2 1 (0.35%) Graphite
2 1 (0.35%) Opsview
2 1 (0.35%) Cacti
2 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (4.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.17%) HP
3 7 (2.46%) Oracle
4 6 (2.11%) CheckPoint
5 5 (1.76%) VMware
6 4 (1.41%) SAP
6 4 (1.41%) Cisco
6 4 (1.41%) IBM
7 3 (1.06%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.06%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.70%) Netezza
8 2 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.35%) OpenText
9 1 (0.35%) AppSense
9 1 (0.35%) Wyse
9 1 (0.35%) McAfee
9 1 (0.35%) Sophos
9 1 (0.35%) Niku
9 1 (0.35%) EMC
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