The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 84 71 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 5 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 1.04% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.30% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £305 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £413 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.57%
Project Planning
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
1004 846 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.58% 79.89% 74.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 539 274
Average daily rate £375 £339 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £110.00 £36.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Document Management
5 4 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) NHS
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) Data Extraction
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) NAS
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
7 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.00%) JIRA
7 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Project Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SAS
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Programme Office Support
2 3 (15.00%) PMO Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Coach
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (25.00%) Document Management
5 4 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.00%) ATDD
8 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) MCSA
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) APMP
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
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