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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 78 70 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -27
Contract jobs citing MS Project 17 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.72% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the Applications category 14.05% 6.06% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 1
Median daily rate £325 £237 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.29% -56.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +34.37%
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
121 66 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.26% 8.99% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 31 23
Median daily rate £320 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £95 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £408 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 8 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £11.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.94 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £13.65 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016, 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 23 (74.19%) Project Management
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
4 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
5 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
6 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
6 10 (32.26%) MS Office
6 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
7 9 (29.03%) Change Control
7 9 (29.03%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (22.58%) PMI
8 7 (22.58%) PMI Certification
8 7 (22.58%) Resource Levelling
9 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
10 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
11 4 (12.90%) Migration
11 4 (12.90%) HP
12 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
12 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (9.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
12 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
12 3 (9.68%) DHCP
12 3 (9.68%) DNS
12 3 (9.68%) Windows
12 3 (9.68%) C
12 3 (9.68%) SQL
12 3 (9.68%) Replication

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 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (32.26%) MS Office
3 7 (22.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DHCP
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Project Manager
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Build Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) PMO Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Portfolio Planner
6 1 (3.23%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Transition Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) PMI
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Economics
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Project Management
2 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 9 (29.03%) Change Control
4 7 (22.58%) Resource Levelling
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) Server Building
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Logistics
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) C
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) APMP
5 1 (3.23%) HNC
5 1 (3.23%) HND
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Altiris
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) SAP