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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 80 67 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing MS Project 18 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.23% 2.26% 1.24%
As % of the Applications category 11.04% 21.61% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 16
Median daily rate £365 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £192 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £402 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.24 £40.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +86.04%

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
163 199 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.11% 10.45% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 120 126
Median daily rate £350 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £140 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 24 18
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.93 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £16.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.86%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 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
Leeds -20 8 £344 +5.76% 5
Bradford +8 3 £365 +192.00% 1
Halifax +5 2 £325 +14.63%
MS Project
Yorkshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 30 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
3 21 (50.00%) Project Management
4 18 (42.86%) MS Office
4 18 (42.86%) PMO
5 12 (28.57%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (19.05%) Supplier Management
8 7 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (16.67%) CRM
8 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 7 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.90%) Banking
11 4 (9.52%) QA
11 4 (9.52%) Project Governance
11 4 (9.52%) .NET
11 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
12 3 (7.14%) Retail
12 3 (7.14%) ERP
12 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
13 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
13 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
13 2 (4.76%) Change Control
13 2 (4.76%) Degree
13 2 (4.76%) MS Project Server

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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 18 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Primavera
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Project Planner
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) CRM Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Architect
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) CRM Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Training Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) PMO Planner
6 3 (7.14%) Training Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Junior Project Planner
7 2 (4.76%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.05%) Supplier Management
4 7 (16.67%) CRM
4 7 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.52%) Project Governance
7 3 (7.14%) ERP
7 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
8 2 (4.76%) Change Control
8 2 (4.76%) Dependency Management
8 2 (4.76%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) Validation
8 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.38%) Gantt Chart
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) PMO
2 4 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
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