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 3 months to 27 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 105 93
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 20 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.39% 0.73% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.84% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 18
Median daily rate £400 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -2.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £810 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.89% -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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1242 1795 1801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.49% 87.48% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1234 1288
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 30
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.99 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +30 16 £400 -10.11% 2
Bradford +7 4 £600 +37.14% 1
Project Planning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 23 (65.71%) Project Management
2 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) Matrix Management
5 8 (22.86%) PMO
6 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
8 5 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (14.29%) Programme Governance
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
9 4 (11.43%) Marketing
10 3 (8.57%) Retail
10 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (8.57%) Project Governance
11 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
11 2 (5.71%) Programme Delivery
11 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
11 2 (5.71%) PMP
11 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
11 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
11 2 (5.71%) Change Management
11 2 (5.71%) Banking
11 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis

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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.86%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Project Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Manager
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Project Manager
4 7 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Delivery Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Governance Manager
7 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
7 3 (8.57%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Project Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Project Governance Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Governance Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Project Governance Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Resource Management Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Project Management
2 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) Matrix Management
5 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (14.29%) Programme Governance
8 3 (8.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.57%) Project Governance
9 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Change Management
9 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.71%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Contingency Planning
10 1 (2.86%) Data Enrichment
10 1 (2.86%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.71%) PMP
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) GDPR
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - Korus Group - Chester
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago