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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 113 98 74
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Contract jobs citing MS Project 28 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 1.31% 2.07%
As % of the Applications category 7.67% 11.50% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 27
Average daily rate
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£347 £346 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £258 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.66%
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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
365 287 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.78% 11.39% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 158 118
Average daily rate £310 £290 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 40
Average hourly rate £11.55 £12.38 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.64% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

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 6 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 6 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 -7 21 £338 +2.27% 3
North Yorkshire -2 4 £425 -
South Yorkshire -13 2 £265 -22.05%
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 (49.18%) MS Excel
2 29 (47.54%) Finance
3 26 (42.62%) Project Management
4 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
5 17 (27.87%) MS Office
6 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
6 16 (26.23%) Retail
7 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (19.67%) MS Visio
8 12 (19.67%) Change Management
9 11 (18.03%) Migration
10 10 (16.39%) Banking
11 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
11 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (9.84%) Coaching
13 6 (9.84%) Oracle
14 5 (8.20%) PMP
14 5 (8.20%) PMI Certification
14 5 (8.20%) Legal
14 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (8.20%) Retail Banking
14 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
14 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
15 4 (6.56%) SAP ERP
15 4 (6.56%) Release Management
15 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
15 4 (6.56%) Network Architecture

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (49.18%) MS Excel
2 17 (27.87%) MS Office
3 12 (19.67%) MS Visio
4 5 (8.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.64%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Agresso
1 4 (6.56%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) WebEx
2 2 (3.28%) Intranet
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Informix
1 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) OLAP
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
General
1 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Retail
3 10 (16.39%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Legal
5 2 (3.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Analyst
2 17 (27.87%) Project Manager
3 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Project Support Officer
3 8 (13.11%) Project Officer
4 5 (8.20%) Implementation Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Implementation Project Manager
4 5 (8.20%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) ERP Manager
5 4 (6.56%) ERP Project Manager
5 4 (6.56%) SAP Manager
5 4 (6.56%) SAP Change Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Release Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.56%) SAP Implementation Manager
5 4 (6.56%) ERP Implementation Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Lead Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) NHS
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) IBM XIV
3 2 (3.28%) Wiki
3 2 (3.28%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Project Management
2 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
3 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (19.67%) Change Management
5 11 (18.03%) Migration
6 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
6 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (9.84%) Coaching
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.56%) Release Management
9 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.56%) Network Architecture
9 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.56%) Workflow
9 4 (6.56%) ERP
9 4 (6.56%) ITIL
10 3 (4.92%) BPR
10 3 (4.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) PHP
1 2 (3.28%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) VB
2 1 (1.64%) VBA
2 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (8.20%) PMP
2 5 (8.20%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.28%) CCNP
4 2 (3.28%) CCNA
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) SAP
4 3 (4.92%) HP
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) F5
6 1 (1.64%) Niku
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