The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 98 84 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Project 22 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 1.75% 1.60%
As % of the Applications category 12.43% 13.31% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 22
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £435 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £187.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +34.37%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
177 293 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.79% 13.13% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 178 136
Median daily rate £342 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £137 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 26
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.43 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.38 £38.75 £14.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Yorkshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Leeds -7 11 £338 -15.62%
Halifax -1 3 £420 +17.97%
Bradford +1 2 £388 +51.21%
MS Project
Yorkshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 30 (73.17%) MS Excel
2 24 (58.54%) Finance
3 21 (51.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (48.78%) Project Management
5 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (31.71%) PRINCE2
8 13 (31.71%) MS Office
9 10 (24.39%) MS Visio
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
11 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
11 8 (19.51%) Change Management
11 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
12 7 (17.07%) Project Planning
12 7 (17.07%) Business Transformation
12 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
12 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (17.07%) ERP
13 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (14.63%) Middleware
13 6 (14.63%) DSDM
13 6 (14.63%) Photoshop
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle
13 6 (14.63%) Legal
13 6 (14.63%) Validation
13 6 (14.63%) CMS
13 6 (14.63%) Process Improvement
13 6 (14.63%) Information Architecture

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.63%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.44%) eRoom
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (73.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (51.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (31.71%) MS Office
4 10 (24.39%) MS Visio
5 6 (14.63%) Photoshop
6 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (2.44%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.44%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) OLAP
2 1 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 24 (58.54%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 6 (14.63%) Legal
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
5 3 (7.32%) Retail
5 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Project Planner
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) PMO Planner
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle BI Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Migration Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Planner
7 2 (4.88%) Project Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Project Management
2 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (31.71%) PRINCE2
5 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
5 8 (19.51%) Change Management
6 7 (17.07%) Business Transformation
6 7 (17.07%) ERP
6 7 (17.07%) Project Planning
6 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (14.63%) Content Management
7 6 (14.63%) DSDM
7 6 (14.63%) Information Architecture
7 6 (14.63%) Process Improvement
7 6 (14.63%) Requirements Management
7 6 (14.63%) Validation
7 6 (14.63%) Wireframes
8 4 (9.76%) Service Management
9 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
1 1 (2.44%) VB
1 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) CRD IV
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.44%) FINREP
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Progress
4 1 (2.44%) Netezza
4 1 (2.44%) SAP