The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 77 62 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.26% 0.62% 3.39%
As % of the Applications category 8.82% 7.55% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 9
Median daily rate £310 £413 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.84% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £344 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £485 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.14 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +147.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
102 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.23% 8.26% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 31 34
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £99 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 3
Median hourly rate £23.55 £17.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.50% +23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £26.85 £14.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Project 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (33.33%) MS Office
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (29.17%) C
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 3 (12.50%) Service Management
7 3 (12.50%) Cadence
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (12.50%) Change Control
8 2 (8.33%) Office 365
8 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
9 1 (4.17%) Tuxedo
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle
9 1 (4.17%) SQL Server

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Tuxedo
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) PMO Planner
5 3 (12.50%) PMO Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Project Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Project Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
6 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) PMO Lead
6 2 (8.33%) Public Sector Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) Migration
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.17%) Logistics
7 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.17%) Project Governance
7 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Resource Levelling
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cadence
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO