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 3 months to 23 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.

Project Management
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 32 10
Rank change year-on-year +15 -22  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 91 83 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 8.30% 5.50% 11.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.36% 6.16% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 54 132
Median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -91.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -21.42%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 972 1347 1308
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.61% 89.21% 87.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 959 973
Median daily rate £403 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 63 (37.50%) Finance
2 56 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (30.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (16.07%) PRINCE2
5 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
6 24 (14.29%) Scrum
6 24 (14.29%) Degree
7 23 (13.69%) Microsoft Office
7 23 (13.69%) SQL
7 23 (13.69%) Waterfall
7 23 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (13.10%) Change Management
9 21 (12.50%) PMO
10 17 (10.12%) Project Planning
11 15 (8.93%) Microsoft Project
11 15 (8.93%) E-Commerce
11 15 (8.93%) Analytics
12 14 (8.33%) Project Governance
12 14 (8.33%) ITIL
12 14 (8.33%) .NET
12 14 (8.33%) Telecoms
12 14 (8.33%) Business Analysis
12 14 (8.33%) Resource Management
13 13 (7.74%) Legal
14 12 (7.14%) SQL Server
14 12 (7.14%) Windows
14 12 (7.14%) Product Management
15 11 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (6.55%) JavaScript
15 11 (6.55%) Migration

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 9 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.57%) CMS
2 6 (3.57%) IIS
2 6 (3.57%) MS Project Server
3 5 (2.98%) SAS
4 3 (1.79%) Confluence
4 3 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (13.69%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (8.93%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (4.76%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (2.38%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.57%) Office 365
2 5 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.60%) GitHub
4 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.60%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.17%) Internet
1 7 (4.17%) WAN
2 6 (3.57%) Firewall
2 6 (3.57%) LAN
3 5 (2.98%) DHCP
3 5 (2.98%) DNS
3 5 (2.98%) VLAN
3 5 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.60%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.57%) Big Data
3 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.98%) MS Access
4 5 (2.98%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.38%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.38%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.19%) MySQL
7 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.60%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.60%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 9 (5.36%) JIRA
1 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.79%) Android Studio
3 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.79%) Hudson
3 3 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.19%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.19%) JUnit
4 2 (1.19%) NUnit
4 2 (1.19%) Selenium
4 2 (1.19%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.19%) Subversion
5 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
General
1 63 (37.50%) Finance
2 14 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.74%) Legal
4 9 (5.36%) Marketing
5 7 (4.17%) Banking
5 7 (4.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.19%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) iGaming
7 1 (0.60%) Law
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 75 (44.64%) Project Manager
2 35 (20.83%) Analyst
3 17 (10.12%) PMO Analyst
4 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 11 (6.55%) Project Analyst
4 11 (6.55%) Senior Manager
5 10 (5.95%) Digital Project Manager
6 9 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.76%) Consultant
7 8 (4.76%) Developer
8 6 (3.57%) Contracts Manager
8 6 (3.57%) Delivery Project Manager
8 6 (3.57%) Development Manager
8 6 (3.57%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 6 (3.57%) ERP Consultant
8 6 (3.57%) Programme Manager
8 6 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (2.98%) Scrum Master
9 5 (2.98%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.33%) .NET
2 9 (5.36%) Web Services
3 8 (4.76%) HTML
3 8 (4.76%) jQuery
4 6 (3.57%) REST
4 6 (3.57%) SOAP
4 6 (3.57%) XML
5 5 (2.98%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.79%) CSS
7 2 (1.19%) Apache CXF
7 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.19%) CSS3
7 2 (1.19%) HTML5
8 1 (0.60%) Middleware
8 1 (0.60%) Play Framework
8 1 (0.60%) RESTful
8 1 (0.60%) XHTML
8 1 (0.60%) XSD
8 1 (0.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) NHS
3 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.38%) User Experience
4 3 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.79%) Private Cloud
4 3 (1.79%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.19%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.60%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.60%) FMCG
6 1 (0.60%) IVR
6 1 (0.60%) PMI
6 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.14%) Windows
2 7 (4.17%) Android
2 7 (4.17%) Linux
3 3 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (30.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (16.07%) PRINCE2
4 24 (14.29%) Scrum
5 23 (13.69%) Waterfall
6 22 (13.10%) Change Management
7 17 (10.12%) Project Planning
8 15 (8.93%) Analytics
8 15 (8.93%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 14 (8.33%) ITIL
9 14 (8.33%) Project Governance
9 14 (8.33%) Resource Management
10 12 (7.14%) Product Management
11 11 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (6.55%) Migration
11 11 (6.55%) Supplier Management
12 10 (5.95%) Programme Management
13 9 (5.36%) CRM
13 9 (5.36%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.69%) SQL
2 11 (6.55%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.76%) C#
3 8 (4.76%) Java
4 6 (3.57%) Python
4 6 (3.57%) VBA
5 5 (2.98%) Delphi
6 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.79%) C
7 3 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (14.29%) Degree
2 10 (5.95%) PMP
3 6 (3.57%) ISEB
3 6 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.98%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.60%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CISSP
7 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.60%) MCIPD
7 1 (0.60%) SAS Certification
7 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.50%) PMO
2 9 (5.36%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.98%) QA
4 4 (2.38%) GDPR
5 2 (1.19%) IFRS
5 2 (1.19%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.60%) P3O
6 1 (0.60%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) Puppet
2 3 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle
3 3 (1.79%) IBM
3 3 (1.79%) Informatica
3 3 (1.79%) McAfee
3 3 (1.79%) ServiceNow
3 3 (1.79%) Sitecore
3 3 (1.79%) Talend
4 2 (1.19%) Avaya
4 2 (1.19%) BMC
4 2 (1.19%) Cisco
5 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.60%) Citrix
5 1 (0.60%) Genesys
5 1 (0.60%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) Progress
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.60%) Siebel
5 1 (0.60%) Verint
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