The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 107 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 21 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.29% - 1.49%
As % of the Applications category 10.29% - 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 5
Median daily rate £310 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 - £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.34% +65.26%
MS Project
England

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

Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
204 90 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.52% 10.96% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 45 22
Median daily rate £310 £255 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £419 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 12 13
Median hourly rate £27.00 £13.50 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +2.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.19 £9.70 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £33.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 19 £310 -
Durham - 2 £263 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North East region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 21 (77.78%) Project Management
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
4 10 (37.04%) MS Office
5 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 9 (33.33%) Change Control
6 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
6 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
7 7 (25.93%) PMI
7 7 (25.93%) PMI Certification
8 4 (14.81%) HP
8 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
9 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 3 (11.11%) DHCP
9 3 (11.11%) DNS
9 3 (11.11%) Windows
9 3 (11.11%) SQL
9 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (11.11%) Altiris
9 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.11%) Replication

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 8 (29.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
4 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DHCP
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Planner
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) Project Officer
6 1 (3.70%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (3.70%) Public Sector Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) PMI
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Project Management
2 9 (33.33%) Change Control
3 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.11%) Server Building
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) PMI Certification
4 2 (7.41%) APMP
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) HNC
5 1 (3.70%) HND
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) Altiris
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) SAP