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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 96 82 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -30
Contract jobs citing MS Project 20 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.00% 1.25% 2.94%
As % of the Applications category 8.47% 12.36% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 27
Average daily rate
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£347 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £233 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £440 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £26.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -19.37%
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
236 178 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.82% 10.14% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 113 83
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £150 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 23
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.38 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.05% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.04 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £15.00 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -4.61%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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
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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
Halifax +1 9 £407 +7.68%
Leeds -13 9 £325 - 4
Bradford -17 3 £363 +123.07%
MS Project
Yorkshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
2 19 (46.34%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) Retail
4 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (29.27%) Project Management
6 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
7 10 (24.39%) Banking
8 8 (19.51%) Change Management
8 8 (19.51%) MS Office
8 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (17.07%) Migration
10 6 (14.63%) Oracle
10 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.20%) Retail Banking
11 5 (12.20%) Legal
12 4 (9.76%) ITIL
12 4 (9.76%) Release Management
12 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
13 3 (7.32%) Degree
13 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (7.32%) QA
13 3 (7.32%) Change Control
13 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
13 3 (7.32%) WebEx
13 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
13 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
13 3 (7.32%) Validation
13 3 (7.32%) NHS

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 2 (4.88%) Apache
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.51%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.44%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) WebEx
2 2 (4.88%) Intranet
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
1 2 (4.88%) Informix
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.44%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) OLAP
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 16 (39.02%) Retail
3 10 (24.39%) Banking
4 5 (12.20%) Retail Banking
4 5 (12.20%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Project Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Project Support Officer
3 6 (14.63%) Project Officer
4 4 (9.76%) Release Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Lead Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Programme Office Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planner
7 1 (2.44%) Management Accountant
7 1 (2.44%) Planning Manager
7 1 (2.44%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Programme Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Programme Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) NHS
3 2 (4.88%) IBM XIV
3 2 (4.88%) Wiki
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
3 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
4 8 (19.51%) Change Management
5 7 (17.07%) Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) Release Management
7 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.32%) Change Control
8 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
8 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.32%) Validation
9 2 (4.88%) CRM
9 2 (4.88%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.44%) Business Process Improvement
10 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PHP
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VB
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
2 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) CCNP
3 2 (4.88%) CCNA
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.44%) PMP
4 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (4.88%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) F5
4 1 (2.44%) Niku
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