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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 80 63 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -26
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.15% 0.58% 2.93%
As % of the Applications category 8.33% 7.02% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 9
Median daily rate £310 £413 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.84% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £344 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £485 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.14 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +147.56%

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
108 57 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.74% 8.24% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 31 36
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £99 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 3
Median hourly rate £23.55 £17.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.50% +23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £26.85 £14.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 9 £310 -24.84%
MS Project
North East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (33.33%) MS Office
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (29.17%) C
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 3 (12.50%) Service Management
7 3 (12.50%) Cadence
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (12.50%) Change Control
8 2 (8.33%) Office 365
8 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
9 1 (4.17%) Tuxedo
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle
9 1 (4.17%) SQL Server

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 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Tuxedo
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) PMO Planner
5 3 (12.50%) PMO Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Project Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Project Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
6 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) PMO Lead
6 2 (8.33%) Public Sector Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) Migration
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.17%) Logistics
7 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.17%) Project Governance
7 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Resource Levelling
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cadence
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO