The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 79 98 65
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Contract jobs citing MS Project 37 23 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.58% 1.10% 2.49%
As % of the Applications category 13.26% 9.20% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 34
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.49%
Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
279 250 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.90% 11.91% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 122 158
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 48 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.71 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -7.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £40.40 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Project
England

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 30 July 2014.

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
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 30 July 2014. 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 31 £350 -3.44% 9
South Yorkshire -4 3 £200 -33.33%
North Yorkshire -3 1 - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (52.24%) Project Management
1 35 (52.24%) Finance
2 33 (49.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (49.25%) MS Excel
3 21 (31.34%) PRINCE2
4 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
5 17 (25.37%) MS Office
5 17 (25.37%) Change Management
6 14 (20.90%) Project Planning
7 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
7 8 (11.94%) MS Visio
8 7 (10.45%) Scrum
8 7 (10.45%) JIRA
8 7 (10.45%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (8.96%) Banking
9 6 (8.96%) Retail
9 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (8.96%) Migration
10 5 (7.46%) Windows
10 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (7.46%) Resource Management
11 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.97%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.97%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (5.97%) Change Control
11 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (5.97%) LAN
11 4 (5.97%) WAN

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (49.25%) MS Excel
2 17 (25.37%) MS Office
3 8 (11.94%) MS Visio
4 7 (10.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (5.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) LAN
1 4 (5.97%) WAN
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) JIRA
2 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 35 (52.24%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Project Manager
2 20 (29.85%) Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) PMO Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (2.99%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (2.99%) PMO Lead
6 2 (2.99%) Project Support Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) Project Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) Project Planner
7 1 (1.49%) Project Leader
7 1 (1.49%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.99%) IVR
3 1 (1.49%) PMI
3 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (52.24%) Project Management
2 33 (49.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (31.34%) PRINCE2
4 17 (25.37%) Change Management
5 14 (20.90%) Project Planning
6 7 (10.45%) Scrum
7 6 (8.96%) Migration
8 5 (7.46%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.97%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.97%) Change Control
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL
10 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.48%) ERP
10 3 (4.48%) UML
10 3 (4.48%) CRM
10 3 (4.48%) User Stories
10 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.99%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) VMware
2 1 (1.49%) Primavera
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco
2 1 (1.49%) SAP
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle
2 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
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