Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 23 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.

Project Planning
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 142 144
Rank change year-on-year +31 +2 -31
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 48 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.58% 0.67% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 0.77% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 29
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £283 £272 £215
90th Percentile £569 £478 £478
Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +22.14% +2.94% -4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £23.75 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -86.43% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £23.75 £175.00
% change year-on-year - -86.43% +713.95%

Project Planning 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2584 3105 3759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.86% 86.25% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 2037 2588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.64 £10.23 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.50 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.52% -

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Project Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in West Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in West Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in West Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in West Yorkshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +29 25 £411 +17.50% 3
Bradford +21 12 £438 +32.08%
Pudsey - 2 £500 -
Halifax +15 1 £400 +54.29% 2
Wakefield - 1 £400 -
Project Planning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 25 (52.08%) Project Management
2 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 12 (25.00%) PMO
5 11 (22.92%) Retail
5 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 7 (14.58%) Marketing
7 7 (14.58%) Logistics
7 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (14.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.50%) Business Transformation
9 5 (10.42%) Project Governance
9 5 (10.42%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.42%) Matrix Management
9 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
10 4 (8.33%) Banking
10 4 (8.33%) Change Management
10 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (8.33%) PMP
10 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
10 4 (8.33%) Analytics
10 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
10 4 (8.33%) Programme Delivery

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (4.17%) Confluence
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SAN
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) Broadband
2 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.17%) Big Data
1 2 (4.17%) DB2
1 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Mixpanel
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Retail
3 7 (14.58%) Marketing
4 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.33%) Banking
6 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (10.42%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Project Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Change Manager
8 2 (4.17%) DBA
8 2 (4.17%) Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) FMCG
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Project Management
2 20 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 7 (14.58%) Logistics
6 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.42%) Matrix Management
8 5 (10.42%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (10.42%) Project Governance
9 4 (8.33%) Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Change Management
9 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
9 4 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
10 3 (6.25%) Proactive Management
10 3 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
1 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 4 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (4.17%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Google
2 1 (2.08%) Progress