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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 100 100 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Contract jobs citing MS Project 20 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.99% 0.87% 1.70%
As % of the Applications category 11.36% 8.11% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 21
Median daily rate £293 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.45% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.22 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
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
176 222 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.68% 10.72% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 137 103
Median daily rate £356 £325 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.53% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 20
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.60 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.04% +29.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £9.50 £8.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £35.00 £15.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -5 8 £450 +38.46% 4
Halifax -1 4 £195 -52.15% 1
Bradford - 3 £230 - 4
MS Project
Yorkshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 50 (78.13%) MS Excel
2 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 26 (40.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (37.50%) Finance
4 22 (34.38%) Project Management
4 22 (34.38%) MS Office
5 21 (32.81%) MS Visio
6 20 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (29.69%) PRINCE2
8 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
9 14 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (17.19%) ERP
11 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
11 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (12.50%) Service Management
12 8 (12.50%) SQL
12 8 (12.50%) Analytics
12 8 (12.50%) Change Control
13 7 (10.94%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
13 7 (10.94%) MS Access
13 7 (10.94%) PMI Certification
13 7 (10.94%) Validation
13 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
13 7 (10.94%) QA
14 6 (9.38%) Use Case
14 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing

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 17 (26.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) eRoom
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.56%) SAS
2 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 50 (78.13%) MS Excel
2 26 (40.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (34.38%) MS Office
4 21 (32.81%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.56%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) ATM
2 1 (1.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.94%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (10.94%) MS Access
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.81%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) FrontPage
2 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (1.56%) VersionOne
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.38%) Banking
4 5 (7.81%) Retail
5 3 (4.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Analyst
2 8 (12.50%) Training Manager
3 7 (10.94%) PMO Planner
4 6 (9.38%) Project Planner
5 5 (7.81%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) ERP Manager
5 5 (7.81%) ERP Trainer
5 5 (7.81%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.81%) IT Trainer
5 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Trainer
6 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Development Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) IT Development Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) Middleware
2 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Project Management
2 20 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (29.69%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.19%) ERP
6 8 (12.50%) Analytics
6 8 (12.50%) Change Control
6 8 (12.50%) Service Management
7 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
7 7 (10.94%) Validation
8 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.38%) Change Management
8 6 (9.38%) Data Validation
8 6 (9.38%) Dependency Management
8 6 (9.38%) ETL
8 6 (9.38%) Information Architecture
8 6 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Use Case
8 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.38%) PMP
3 3 (4.69%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) ISEB
3 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.56%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Progress
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Netezza
4 1 (1.56%) Rally