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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 121 99 78
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Contract jobs citing MS Project 24 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.82% 1.52% 1.57%
As % of the Applications category 10.91% 14.42% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 37 26
Median daily rate £283 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £218 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £430 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.22 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +71.87%
MS Project
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
220 312 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.56% 10.55% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 202 167
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 44
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.46 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £9.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £40.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
West Yorkshire -16 21 £285 -23.93% 3
South Yorkshire -5 3 £225 -11.76%
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 43 (72.88%) MS Excel
2 29 (49.15%) Finance
3 27 (45.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (42.37%) Project Management
5 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
6 23 (38.98%) MS Office
7 21 (35.59%) MS Visio
8 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (27.12%) SharePoint
10 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
10 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (23.73%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
14 11 (18.64%) ERP
15 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
16 7 (11.86%) SQL
16 7 (11.86%) Oracle
16 7 (11.86%) Middleware
16 7 (11.86%) Analytics
16 7 (11.86%) Information Architecture
17 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
17 6 (10.17%) Use Case
17 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
17 6 (10.17%) Integration Testing
17 6 (10.17%) Azure SQL Database
17 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Analysis
17 6 (10.17%) Service Management
17 6 (10.17%) SQL Server

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in 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 16 (27.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) eRoom
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (72.88%) MS Excel
2 27 (45.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (38.98%) MS Office
4 21 (35.59%) MS Visio
5 5 (8.47%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.69%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.69%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.69%) Primavera
2 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) ATM
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.17%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (10.17%) MS Access
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.69%) OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (1.69%) VersionOne
General
1 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.47%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Local Government
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 6 (10.17%) IT Manager
2 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
2 6 (10.17%) Project Planner
2 6 (10.17%) Training Manager
3 5 (8.47%) Consultant
3 5 (8.47%) Coordinator
3 5 (8.47%) Developer
3 5 (8.47%) PMO Planner
4 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (6.78%) ERP Manager
4 4 (6.78%) ERP Trainer
4 4 (6.78%) IT Trainer
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (6.78%) Trainer
5 3 (5.08%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) NHS
2 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) FMCG
4 1 (1.69%) PDA
4 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.69%) PMI
4 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
1 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Project Management
2 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
2 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.64%) ERP
6 9 (15.25%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.86%) Analytics
7 7 (11.86%) Information Architecture
8 6 (10.17%) Change Management
8 6 (10.17%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Project Planning
8 6 (10.17%) Service Management
8 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Use Case
8 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Validation
9 5 (8.47%) Data Validation
9 5 (8.47%) ETL
9 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VB
2 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.69%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Progress
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe
4 1 (1.69%) Bomgar
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Netezza
4 1 (1.69%) Peregrine
4 1 (1.69%) Rally
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy