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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 70 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Project 45 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.25% 1.14% 1.64%
As % of the Applications category 22.61% 9.57% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 19
Average daily rate £325 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £229 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.17 £20.35 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+82.69% -3.11%
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
199 209 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.95% 11.93% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 132 113
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 10
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £16.72 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -4.47%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 32 £335 +3.07% 1
Bradford +17 7 £164 -26.94%
Halifax -3 2 £339 -14.45%
Bingley - 2 £250 -
MS Project
Yorkshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 42 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 31 (40.26%) PRINCE2
2 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
3 29 (37.66%) Finance
4 25 (32.47%) Project Management
5 23 (29.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (22.08%) MS Visio
6 17 (22.08%) MS Office
6 17 (22.08%) MS PowerPoint
7 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
8 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (12.99%) NHS
10 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (11.69%) QA
11 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (10.39%) PMI Certification
12 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (10.39%) Banking
13 7 (9.09%) PMP
13 7 (9.09%) MS Access
13 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 7 (9.09%) SQL
13 7 (9.09%) Validation
13 7 (9.09%) Migration
13 7 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (9.09%) Change Control
14 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (7.79%) Service Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 17 (22.08%) MS Office
2 17 (22.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (22.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (9.09%) MS Access
2 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) FrontPage
2 2 (2.60%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.30%) VersionOne
General
1 29 (37.66%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.90%) Marketing
6 2 (2.60%) Billing
6 2 (2.60%) Electronics
6 2 (2.60%) Games
6 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Project Manager
2 6 (7.79%) Analyst
3 5 (6.49%) PMO Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 4 (5.19%) Development Specialist
4 4 (5.19%) Training Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (3.90%) Developer
5 3 (3.90%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (3.90%) IT Manager
5 3 (3.90%) PMO Planner
5 3 (3.90%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (2.60%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (2.60%) ERP Manager
6 2 (2.60%) ERP Trainer
6 2 (2.60%) Governance Manager
6 2 (2.60%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.99%) NHS
3 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.60%) Wiki
5 1 (1.30%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Windows
1 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) PRINCE2
2 25 (32.47%) Project Management
3 23 (29.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.09%) Change Control
6 7 (9.09%) Migration
6 7 (9.09%) Validation
7 6 (7.79%) Data Validation
7 6 (7.79%) ERP
7 6 (7.79%) ETL
7 6 (7.79%) ITIL
7 6 (7.79%) Service Management
8 5 (6.49%) Analytics
8 5 (6.49%) Change Management
8 5 (6.49%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.49%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.19%) Business Transformation
9 4 (5.19%) Dependency Management
9 4 (5.19%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) VB
3 1 (1.30%) C++
3 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) PMI Certification
2 7 (9.09%) PMP
3 5 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.90%) ISEB
4 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.60%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.30%) Degree
6 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) SAP
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Rally
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