The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 108 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 19 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.34% - 1.99%
As % of the Applications category 10.38% - 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 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 £494 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
-10.40% +1.36%
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
North East

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

Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
183 71 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.86% 11.11% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 34 18
Median daily rate £310 £250 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 11 11
Median hourly rate £26.50 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.84% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £9.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £28.74 £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 Tyne and Wear

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 17 £310 -
Sunderland - 2 - -
Gateshead - 1 - -
MS Project
North East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
4 9 (39.13%) MS Office
5 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Change Control
6 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) PMI
6 7 (30.43%) PMI Certification
6 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
7 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
8 4 (17.39%) HP
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (13.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
9 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
9 3 (13.04%) DHCP
9 3 (13.04%) DNS
9 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.04%) Replication
9 3 (13.04%) VMware

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (39.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
2 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Build Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Planner
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Administration Assistant
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Public Sector Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) PMI
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) Change Control
3 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.04%) Server Building
4 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.70%) APMP
5 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) HNC
5 1 (4.35%) HND
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Altiris
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) SAP