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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 50 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Project 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.26% 1.18% 1.48%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 12.77% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £324 £289 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £254 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £357 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.74 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +26.12%
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
48 47 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.57% 9.22% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 22
Median daily rate £248 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £80 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 13
Median hourly rate £14.74 £9.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.77% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £9.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £15.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Sheffield -9 6 £248 -21.42%
MS Project
Yorkshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) ERP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) People Management
6 2 (18.18%) Change Control
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (9.09%) BT
7 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) SAP
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (9.09%) Pegasus
7 1 (9.09%) Sage
7 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Junior
2 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Junior PMO
2 2 (18.18%) Junior PMO Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Public Sector Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Planner
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Procurement Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Procurement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) BT
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Pegasus
2 1 (9.09%) Sage
2 1 (9.09%) SAP