Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 131 143
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 +12
Contract jobs citing PMP 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.29% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 2.64% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Leeds median daily rate £370 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.52% +8.77%
10th Percentile £342 £261 £381
90th Percentile £436 £469 £394
West Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £350 £358
% change year-on-year +5.71% -2.17% -1.31%
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 399 303 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.77% 13.39% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 185 212
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £296 £276 £263
90th Percentile £625 £556 £570
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 10
Leeds median hourly rate £21.25 £40.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.88% +223.23% -18.85%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.05 £12.01
90th Percentile £27.60 £40.80 £14.91
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +10.92% +9.23% -16.13%

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 21 November 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 6 (85.71%) PMI Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) People Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (28.57%) BPR
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Zoho
5 2 (28.57%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (14.29%) GDPR

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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 3 (42.86%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) GDPR Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Migration Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 2 (28.57%) BPR
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) PMI Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Zoho
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) VMware