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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 48 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.46% 0.79% 2.43%
As % of the Applications category 6.90% 9.09% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Median daily rate £365 £358 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% +16.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £465 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.24 £40.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +86.04%

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
29 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.62% 8.64% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 23
Median daily rate £350 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £256 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +4 2 £365 -17.04%
MS Project
Yorkshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (40.00%) PMO
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) People Management
6 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) ERP
6 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (10.00%) Pegasus
7 1 (10.00%) Sage
7 1 (10.00%) SAP
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior PMO
3 2 (20.00%) Junior PMO Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Planner
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Procurement Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Procurement Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) People Management
2 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Pegasus
2 1 (10.00%) Sage
2 1 (10.00%) SAP