The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 17 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 100 80 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.53% 10.19% 8.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.93% 13.47% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 29
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +2.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.07 £34.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +23.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
915 594 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.07% 75.67% 71.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 316 373
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £37.20 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Project Management
West Yorkshire

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 64 (32.99%) Finance
2 61 (31.44%) PRINCE2
3 45 (23.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (14.43%) Scrum
6 21 (10.82%) Change Management
6 21 (10.82%) Microsoft
7 20 (10.31%) MS Office
7 20 (10.31%) Supplier Management
8 18 (9.28%) .NET
8 18 (9.28%) Cisco
9 17 (8.76%) Oracle
9 17 (8.76%) TDD
10 16 (8.25%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.73%) Retail
11 15 (7.73%) ITIL
12 14 (7.22%) MS Project
12 14 (7.22%) MS Excel
12 14 (7.22%) NHS
12 14 (7.22%) Banking
13 13 (6.70%) Software Engineering
13 13 (6.70%) Migration
13 13 (6.70%) Agile Project Management
14 12 (6.19%) Degree
15 11 (5.67%) PRINCE
15 11 (5.67%) HTML
15 11 (5.67%) SQL
16 10 (5.15%) JavaScript
16 10 (5.15%) CSS
16 10 (5.15%) Business Analysis

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (4.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.52%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.52%) Confluence
5 1 (0.52%) Node.js
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (10.31%) MS Office
2 14 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.22%) MS Project
3 8 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Aligne
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.03%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.03%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) SaaS
2 2 (1.03%) IaaS
2 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) LAN
1 6 (3.09%) WAN
1 6 (3.09%) Firewall
2 4 (2.06%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.06%) DNS
3 3 (1.55%) Internet
4 2 (1.03%) IPv4
4 2 (1.03%) IPv6
4 2 (1.03%) SAN
4 2 (1.03%) FTP
4 2 (1.03%) SNMP
4 2 (1.03%) Wireless
4 2 (1.03%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.03%) NetScreen
4 2 (1.03%) Multicast
5 1 (0.52%) NAS
5 1 (0.52%) HSRP
5 1 (0.52%) VLAN
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.12%) JIRA
3 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (32.99%) Finance
2 15 (7.73%) Retail
3 14 (7.22%) Banking
4 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.55%) Publishing
5 3 (1.55%) Games
6 2 (1.03%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.52%) Hungarian Language
7 1 (0.52%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.52%) Romanian Language
7 1 (0.52%) Slovak Language
7 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 94 (48.45%) Project Manager
2 31 (15.98%) Analyst
3 21 (10.82%) Business Analyst
4 10 (5.15%) Architect
4 10 (5.15%) Programme Manager
5 9 (4.64%) Agile Project Manager
6 7 (3.61%) Test Analyst
6 7 (3.61%) Senior Manager
6 7 (3.61%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (3.61%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (3.61%) Contracts Manager
7 6 (3.09%) Technical Manager
7 6 (3.09%) Business Project Manager
7 6 (3.09%) Business Manager
7 6 (3.09%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (2.58%) ScrumMaster
8 5 (2.58%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (2.58%) Change Manager
8 5 (2.58%) Administrator
8 5 (2.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.28%) .NET
2 11 (5.67%) HTML
3 10 (5.15%) CSS
4 7 (3.61%) HTML5
4 7 (3.61%) CSS3
5 6 (3.09%) Web Services
5 6 (3.09%) XML
6 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.55%) XHTML
7 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.55%) Ajax
7 3 (1.55%) NHibernate
8 2 (1.03%) jQuery
8 2 (1.03%) LAMP
9 1 (0.52%) Flash
9 1 (0.52%) MooTools
9 1 (0.52%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.22%) NHS
2 9 (4.64%) IVR
3 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.06%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) PMI
6 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.52%) Replication
7 1 (0.52%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.52%) Statistics
7 1 (0.52%) Physics
7 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.52%) Open Source
7 1 (0.52%) Social Media
7 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.12%) Windows
2 5 (2.58%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.55%) UNIX
3 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.03%) Solaris
4 2 (1.03%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.52%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.44%) PRINCE2
2 45 (23.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (14.43%) Scrum
5 21 (10.82%) Change Management
6 20 (10.31%) Supplier Management
7 17 (8.76%) TDD
8 16 (8.25%) Waterfall
9 15 (7.73%) ITIL
10 13 (6.70%) Migration
10 13 (6.70%) Software Engineering
10 13 (6.70%) Agile Project Management
11 11 (5.67%) PRINCE
12 10 (5.15%) Service Management
12 10 (5.15%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.15%) User Stories
13 9 (4.64%) Configuration Management
14 8 (4.12%) Project Planning
14 8 (4.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.67%) SQL
2 10 (5.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.12%) C#
4 6 (3.09%) PHP
5 4 (2.06%) Java
6 3 (1.55%) C
7 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.52%) Python
8 1 (0.52%) Ruby
8 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (6.19%) Degree
2 9 (4.64%) ISEB
3 8 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (3.09%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.06%) PMP
6 4 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.55%) MCSE
7 3 (1.55%) CCIE
8 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.52%) APMP
9 1 (0.52%) NCDA
9 1 (0.52%) NCIE
9 1 (0.52%) VCAP
9 1 (0.52%) CCEE
9 1 (0.52%) CCIA
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.55%) FATCA
3 2 (1.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.03%) Sendmail
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) XenApp
3 1 (0.52%) XenServer
3 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.52%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (10.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.28%) Cisco
3 17 (8.76%) Oracle
4 9 (4.64%) SAP
5 7 (3.61%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.61%) Avaya
5 7 (3.61%) Genesys
6 5 (2.58%) JD Edwards
6 5 (2.58%) SunGard
7 4 (2.06%) Remedy
7 4 (2.06%) VMware
8 3 (1.55%) NetApp
8 3 (1.55%) Siebel
9 2 (1.03%) Sun
9 2 (1.03%) Lotus
9 2 (1.03%) Juniper
9 2 (1.03%) McAfee
9 2 (1.03%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.52%) Facebook
10 1 (0.52%) Twitter
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