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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 55 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.66% 1.43% 1.05%
As % of the Applications category 5.08% 12.50% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£525 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 - £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 - £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.89% -30.90%
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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
59 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.88% 11.43% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 7 8
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £325 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.75 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -26.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.75 £16.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.91 £12.75 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 25 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) P3O
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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