The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 17 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 West Yorkshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 88 51 74
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +23
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 17 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.95% 2.34% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 3.19% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 9
Average daily rate £325 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £382 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £460 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +158.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1360 972 1309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 75.81% 73.52% 73.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 508 708
Average daily rate £350 £330 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.93 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.30% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.66 £12.15 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Planning
Yorkshire

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -28 10 £363 -9.37% 2
Halifax -5 3 £325 -16.23% 1
Bradford - 2 £263 -
Project Planning
Yorkshire

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 17 (39.53%) Project Management
3 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.91%) MS Project
4 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
5 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) ITIL
6 6 (13.95%) MS Office
6 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.95%) Retail
6 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (13.95%) Change Control
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle
7 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
7 5 (11.63%) Change Management
8 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
8 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.30%) Banking
9 3 (6.98%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (6.98%) Sendmail
9 3 (6.98%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (6.98%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.98%) Firewall
9 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
9 3 (6.98%) NetScreen
9 3 (6.98%) McAfee

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Project
2 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
3 6 (13.95%) MS Office
4 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
1 3 (6.98%) NetScreen
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
1 3 (6.98%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Xcode
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Project Planner
3 5 (11.63%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Project Officer
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (9.30%) Programme Planner
5 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Teradata Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) PMO Lead
7 1 (2.33%) Planning Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Programme Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) OpenGL
1 2 (4.65%) Cocoa
1 2 (4.65%) Core Animation
1 2 (4.65%) UIKit
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Animation
3 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
1 3 (6.98%) Solaris
2 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Project Management
2 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
3 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (13.95%) Change Control
4 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
5 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
5 5 (11.63%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.65%) Web Development
7 2 (4.65%) Operations Management
7 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.65%) CRM
7 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) C
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.33%) VB
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.33%) C++
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) APMP
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Sun
3 3 (6.98%) Juniper
3 3 (6.98%) NetApp
3 3 (6.98%) McAfee
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Sage
5 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Siebel
5 1 (2.33%) Teradata
West Yorkshire
Hudson - London
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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