Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Project Management
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 23 39
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16 -24
Contract jobs citing Project Management 123 156 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.14% 7.06% 5.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 8.03% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 131 89
Leeds median daily rate £410 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +1.20% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £313
90th Percentile £538 £563 £600
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +0.48% +4.50% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 9
Leeds median hourly rate £21.25 - £30.50
10th Percentile £15.00 - £13.95
90th Percentile £35.80 - £61.20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.38 £14.20 £22.88
% change year-on-year +50.53% -37.92% -27.95%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,129 1,943 2,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.93% 87.92% 89.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,496 1,373 1,644
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £294
90th Percentile £575 £545 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 38
Leeds median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -0.70%
10th Percentile £12.10 £11.75 £10.20
90th Percentile £36.98 £28.97 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +21.16% -2.07% -3.33%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Leeds

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Leeds

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Leeds

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Leeds

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.27%) Finance
3 32 (26.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (25.20%) PRINCE2
5 21 (17.07%) Migration
6 20 (16.26%) Microsoft Excel
7 17 (13.82%) Change Management
8 15 (12.20%) SharePoint
8 15 (12.20%) Waterfall
8 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (11.38%) Scrum
10 13 (10.57%) Degree
11 11 (8.94%) Service Management
11 11 (8.94%) Line Management
12 10 (8.13%) Agile Project Management
12 10 (8.13%) PMO
12 10 (8.13%) Business Analysis
13 9 (7.32%) ITIL
13 9 (7.32%) PMI Certification
13 9 (7.32%) Coaching
14 8 (6.50%) Change Control
14 8 (6.50%) SDLC
14 8 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (6.50%) C#
14 8 (6.50%) Legal
14 8 (6.50%) Risk Management
14 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
15 7 (5.69%) JavaScript
15 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
15 7 (5.69%) JIRA

Project Management
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 15 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.63%) CMS
2 2 (1.63%) Confluence
2 2 (1.63%) Jadu
2 2 (1.63%) SAS
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (16.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (3.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.07%) npm
3 4 (3.25%) SaaS
4 3 (2.44%) Office 365
5 2 (1.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.63%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.63%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (0.81%) IaaS
6 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) Firewall
2 1 (0.81%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) Network Security
2 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.44%) Data Lake
3 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.63%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.63%) MS Access
4 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.63%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.81%) Big Data
5 1 (0.81%) OLAP
5 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.81%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) JIRA
2 5 (4.07%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (4.07%) webpack
3 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (29.27%) Finance
2 8 (6.50%) Legal
3 6 (4.88%) Banking
4 5 (4.07%) Marketing
4 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.63%) Publishing
5 2 (1.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Military
6 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (50.41%) Project Manager
2 19 (15.45%) IT Manager
3 16 (13.01%) IT Project Manager
4 10 (8.13%) Developer
5 7 (5.69%) Analyst
5 7 (5.69%) Coordinator
5 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (5.69%) Support Officer
6 6 (4.88%) Agile Project Manager
6 6 (4.88%) Digital Project Manager
6 6 (4.88%) Service Management Officer
7 5 (4.07%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.07%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Contracts Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Development Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Development Project Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) HTML
2 5 (4.07%) .NET
2 5 (4.07%) .NET Core
2 5 (4.07%) AngularJS
2 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET Core
2 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (4.07%) CSS
2 5 (4.07%) CSS3
2 5 (4.07%) HTML5
2 5 (4.07%) Sass
2 5 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (4.07%) Vue.js
3 2 (1.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.07%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.44%) NHS
4 3 (2.44%) PMI
4 3 (2.44%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Fintech
6 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.63%) Linux
3 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (25.20%) PRINCE2
4 21 (17.07%) Migration
5 17 (13.82%) Change Management
6 15 (12.20%) Waterfall
7 14 (11.38%) Scrum
8 11 (8.94%) Line Management
8 11 (8.94%) Service Management
9 10 (8.13%) Agile Project Management
9 10 (8.13%) Business Analysis
10 9 (7.32%) Coaching
10 9 (7.32%) ITIL
11 8 (6.50%) Change Control
11 8 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (6.50%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.50%) SDLC
12 7 (5.69%) Matrix Management
12 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.50%) C#
2 7 (5.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.07%) TypeScript
4 4 (3.25%) Python
4 4 (3.25%) SQL
5 2 (1.63%) Java
5 2 (1.63%) Ruby
5 2 (1.63%) Scala
5 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (10.57%) Degree
2 9 (7.32%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.69%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.88%) PMP
4 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.44%) CISSP
6 2 (1.63%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) APMP
7 1 (0.81%) CCDP
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) CCNP
7 1 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.81%) HND
7 1 (0.81%) MCSE
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) PhD
7 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) PMO
2 6 (4.88%) QA
3 4 (3.25%) GDPR
4 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.63%) GxP
4 2 (1.63%) P3O
5 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (5.69%) Docker
2 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) KVM
3 1 (0.81%) QEMU
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.81%) Puppet
1 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.07%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco
4 2 (1.63%) Cloudera
4 2 (1.63%) Hortonworks
4 2 (1.63%) VMware
4 2 (1.63%) Zoho
5 1 (0.81%) Dell
5 1 (0.81%) EMC
5 1 (0.81%) F5
5 1 (0.81%) JDA
5 1 (0.81%) NetApp
5 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) Splunk
5 1 (0.81%) Symantec
5 1 (0.81%) Xerox