The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 102 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Project 36 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.23% 1.49% 1.48%
As % of the Applications category 11.32% 13.99% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 20
Average daily rate
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£356 £363 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.79% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £446 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £104.86 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.40 £18.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+74.44% -45.45%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
318 243 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.91% 10.62% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 146 115
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £121 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 41 42
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.13 £14.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.34% -21.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.00 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £18.95 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MS Project Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
West Yorkshire -15 34 £356 -1.79% 11
North Yorkshire -6 1 £417 - 2
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 35 (53.03%) Project Management
2 31 (46.97%) MS Excel
3 27 (40.91%) Finance
4 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
5 23 (34.85%) MS Office
6 16 (24.24%) MS Visio
7 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (22.73%) Retail
8 14 (21.21%) Change Management
8 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
10 10 (15.15%) Migration
10 10 (15.15%) Banking
11 9 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (12.12%) SAP
13 6 (9.09%) ITIL
13 6 (9.09%) SQL
13 6 (9.09%) PMP
13 6 (9.09%) PMI Certification
13 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
13 6 (9.09%) Coaching
14 5 (7.58%) Legal
14 5 (7.58%) Oracle
14 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
14 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
14 5 (7.58%) Project Planning
15 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
15 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (6.06%) Network Architecture

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (3.03%) Apache
1 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 31 (46.97%) MS Excel
2 23 (34.85%) MS Office
3 16 (24.24%) MS Visio
4 9 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Agresso
1 4 (6.06%) SAP ERP
2 3 (4.55%) SAP MII
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.52%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.52%) PBX
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) MySQL
1 2 (3.03%) Informix
2 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
General
1 27 (40.91%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Retail
3 10 (15.15%) Banking
4 5 (7.58%) Legal
5 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Project Manager
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Project Support Officer
3 9 (13.64%) Project Officer
4 4 (6.06%) ERP Project Manager
4 4 (6.06%) SAP Manager
4 4 (6.06%) SAP Change Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Implementation Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Implementation Project Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Release Analyst
4 4 (6.06%) Change Manager
4 4 (6.06%) Data Analyst
4 4 (6.06%) SAP Implementation Manager
4 4 (6.06%) ERP Implementation Manager
4 4 (6.06%) ERP Manager
5 3 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) PMO Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Lead Project Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) Wiki
5 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.03%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.52%) IVR
6 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Project Management
2 15 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (21.21%) Change Management
4 13 (19.70%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.15%) Migration
6 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (9.09%) ITIL
7 6 (9.09%) Coaching
8 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.06%) Network Architecture
9 4 (6.06%) Release Management
9 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.06%) Business Transformation
9 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.06%) Workflow
9 4 (6.06%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) PHP
3 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) PMP
1 6 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.03%) CCNP
3 2 (3.03%) CCNA
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) SAP
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 4 (6.06%) HP
5 3 (4.55%) Wonderware
6 2 (3.03%) F5
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) VMware
6 2 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
6 2 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) Nortel
7 1 (1.52%) Avaya
7 1 (1.52%) Genesys
7 1 (1.52%) Verint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £175.00 - £200.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago