The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Project
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 97 92
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 15 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.38% 0.54% 0.73%
As % of the Applications category 18.29% 9.76% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 10
Median daily rate £320 £438 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.85% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £332 £370
% change year-on-year +13.12% -10.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £31.40
% change year-on-year +11.64% -28.34%  

Microsoft Project is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 82 82 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 7.56% 5.50% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 42 99
Median daily rate £320 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.80% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Leeds

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Leeds

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Leeds

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Project Management
3 12 (54.55%) PMO
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (36.36%) MS Project Server
6 8 (36.36%) Resource Management
6 8 (36.36%) Project Governance
6 8 (36.36%) MS Visio
7 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
10 3 (13.64%) ERP
10 3 (13.64%) Change Management
11 2 (9.09%) Migration
11 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
11 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 2 (9.09%) Programme Governance
12 1 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
12 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
12 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
12 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
12 1 (4.55%) Kanban
12 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
12 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) MS Project Server
2 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (36.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) Pentaho
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Training Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Project Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Project Governance Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Resource Management Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Training Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Migration Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) PMI
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
1 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Project Governance
2 8 (36.36%) Resource Management
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Governance
6 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
7 1 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.55%) Dependency Management
7 1 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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