Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 139 151
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 -37
Contract jobs citing PMP 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 1.04% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Leeds median daily rate £370 £419 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.64% +15.52% -3.33%
10th Percentile £261 £386 £316
90th Percentile £469 £467 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £388 £369
% change year-on-year -9.68% +5.08% -6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £38.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £38.00

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 302 386 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.42% 14.65% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 215 356
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +19.23%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £257
90th Percentile £556 £565 £543
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 18
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +220.00% -18.70% -0.81%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.80 £14.91 £31.98
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.23% -16.13% +1.64%

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

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Publishing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Finance Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Finance Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Network Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft