The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 33 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Project 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.08% 1.33% 0.90%
As % of the Applications category 17.78% 8.93% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £195 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +4.47%
MS Project
Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
45 56 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.69% 14.85% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 14
Average daily rate £260 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £110 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £359 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 20
Average hourly rate £10.50 £11.25 £10.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £23.85 £22.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 6 £375 +92.30% 3
MS Project
Yorkshire

MS Project
Top 25 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) BPR
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) FMCG
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) Network Design
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Process Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) BPR
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft