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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 122 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 21 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 1.45% 1.81%
As % of the Applications category 6.44% 13.48% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 22
Average daily rate
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£325 £369 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +15.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £448 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.22 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -41.98%
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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
326 267 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.75% 10.72% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 147 101
Average daily rate £300 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 37 41
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £12.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.01 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.45 £24.35 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 29 May 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
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 29 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
West Yorkshire -28 17 £325 -10.34% 6
North Yorkshire +2 2 £421 -
South Yorkshire -13 1 £270 -32.50%
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (53.57%) MS Excel
2 26 (46.43%) Project Management
3 25 (44.64%) Finance
4 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 16 (28.57%) MS Office
6 14 (25.00%) Retail
7 13 (23.21%) PRINCE2
7 13 (23.21%) MS Visio
8 12 (21.43%) Change Management
8 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.29%) Migration
9 8 (14.29%) Banking
9 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.71%) PMP
11 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
11 6 (10.71%) Oracle
11 6 (10.71%) Coaching
12 5 (8.93%) Legal
12 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
12 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (7.14%) Programme Management
13 4 (7.14%) Retail Banking
13 4 (7.14%) Degree
13 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
13 4 (7.14%) SAP ERP
13 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
13 4 (7.14%) Release Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (53.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (28.57%) MS Office
3 13 (23.21%) MS Visio
4 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Niku Workbench
5 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP ERP
1 4 (7.14%) Agresso
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) WebEx
2 2 (3.57%) Intranet
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) PBX
3 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Informix
1 2 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (1.79%) OLAP
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Retail
3 8 (14.29%) Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Legal
5 4 (7.14%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Project Manager
2 14 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
3 7 (12.50%) Project Officer
4 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Implementation Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Release Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Change Manager
5 4 (7.14%) SAP Manager
5 4 (7.14%) SAP Change Manager
5 4 (7.14%) ERP Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) ERP Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.14%) SAP Implementation Manager
5 4 (7.14%) ERP Implementation Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Project Planner
6 3 (5.36%) Programme Office Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.57%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.57%) Wiki
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Project Management
2 13 (23.21%) PRINCE2
3 12 (21.43%) Change Management
3 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.29%) Migration
4 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 6 (10.71%) Coaching
7 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.14%) Release Management
8 4 (7.14%) Network Architecture
8 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.14%) Workflow
8 4 (7.14%) ITIL
8 4 (7.14%) ERP
9 3 (5.36%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) PHP
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VB
2 1 (1.79%) VBA
2 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) PMP
1 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CCNP
3 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 4 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) F5
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.79%) Verint
5 1 (1.79%) Avaya
5 1 (1.79%) Nortel
5 1 (1.79%) Genesys
5 1 (1.79%) Niku
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