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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 81 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.99% - 1.42%
As % of the Applications category 12.68% - 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate £310 - £223
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
MS Project
Tyne and Wear

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
71 66 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.78% 12.74% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 37
Average daily rate £310 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £451 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Average hourly rate £28.00 £11.81 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.18% +15.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Change Control
3 7 (50.00%) PMI
3 7 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) OO
7 1 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) APMP
7 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) PMO Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Planner
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) APMP
4 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) SAP