The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 22 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 Planning
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 101 88
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 14 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.29% 0.27% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.30% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Median daily rate £399 £445 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.39% +36.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £221 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £449 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +17.18% -7.24%  

Project Planning 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 960 1332 1306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.48% 89.40% 87.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 952 967
Median daily rate £403 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 21
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -6.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.33
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 Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Leeds

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Leeds

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Leeds

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 15 (68.18%) Project Management
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (36.36%) Matrix Management
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
6 5 (22.73%) Programme Governance
6 5 (22.73%) PMO
7 4 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Marketing
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Change Management
9 2 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
10 1 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
10 1 (4.55%) Scorecard
10 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.55%) Banking
10 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (4.55%) SharePoint

Project Planning
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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Project Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Delivery Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Digital Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Governance Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Project Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Project Governance Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Change Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Project Governance Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Resource Management Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Project Management
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (36.36%) Matrix Management
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) Programme Governance
5 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
6 4 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
7 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Coaching
8 1 (4.55%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.55%) Scorecard
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
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