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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 72 63 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -28
Contract jobs citing MS Project 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.50% 0.61% 1.81%
As % of the Applications category 11.49% 10.81% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Median daily rate £310 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.84% -5.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £344 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £367
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.24 £40.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +91.18%

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
87 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.02% 5.67% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 28 18
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 £290 £95 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 6
Median hourly rate £10.50 £10.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £9.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.40 £14.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +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 23 February 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 23 February 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 7 (38.89%) MS Office
1 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) C
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) Cadence
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (5.56%) SLA
7 1 (5.56%) MVS
7 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
7 1 (5.56%) Middleware
7 1 (5.56%) Tuxedo
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management

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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Tuxedo
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) PMO Planner
3 3 (16.67%) PMO Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Project Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 2 (11.11%) PMO Lead
4 2 (11.11%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Logistics
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Levelling
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cadence
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO