Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 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.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 121 153
Rank change year-on-year -11 +32 -2
Contract jobs citing PMP 8 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.32% 0.51% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.99% 3.56% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Leeds median daily rate £365 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% -4.48% +15.52%
10th Percentile £340 £281 £265
90th Percentile £440 £455 £484
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +4.29% -9.68% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

PMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 402 309 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.24% 14.29% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 183 256
Leeds median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £264
90th Percentile £628 £552 £586
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +4.81% +1.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 6
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.95% -17.21%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.00 £12.13
90th Percentile £28.95 £46.60 £16.21
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.20 £14.20 £13.75
% change year-on-year +14.08% +3.27% -9.84%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing PMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Leeds

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for PMP.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) Zoho
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) BPR
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (12.50%) GDPR
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations

PMP
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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) BPR
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Zoho
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) VMware