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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 64 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 85 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.92% 1.33% 1.32%
As % of the Applications category 26.07% 10.76% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 22
Average daily rate £325 £348 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% -0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £231 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.27% -1.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £20.35 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+93.19% -27.33%
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
326 316 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.22% 12.32% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 195 147
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 34 21
Average hourly rate £12.28 £11.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% -2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.55 £16.52 £13.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 48 £330 -12.00% 2
North Yorkshire +26 29 - -
South Yorkshire -9 6 £358 +14.40% 4
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 61 (51.26%) MS Excel
2 51 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (36.13%) Finance
4 40 (33.61%) Project Management
5 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
6 35 (29.41%) PRINCE2
7 32 (26.89%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (18.49%) MS Office
9 21 (17.65%) MS Visio
9 21 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
10 18 (15.13%) SharePoint
11 17 (14.29%) BPR
12 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (10.08%) Business Analysis
13 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (9.24%) NHS
15 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (8.40%) Migration
15 10 (8.40%) QA
16 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (7.56%) Data Centre
16 9 (7.56%) Banking
16 9 (7.56%) PMI Certification
17 8 (6.72%) ITIL
17 8 (6.72%) SQL
17 8 (6.72%) MS Access
17 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
17 8 (6.72%) Validation
17 8 (6.72%) Azure SQL Database
18 7 (5.88%) Change Control

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (15.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.68%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.84%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 61 (51.26%) MS Excel
2 22 (18.49%) MS Office
3 21 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (17.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.68%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) Internet
1 2 (1.68%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (1.68%) VPN
1 2 (1.68%) WebEx
2 1 (0.84%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.72%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (6.72%) MS Access
2 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) FrontPage
2 2 (1.68%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.84%) JIRA
3 1 (0.84%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.84%) VersionOne
General
1 43 (36.13%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Banking
3 7 (5.88%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.68%) Advertising
6 2 (1.68%) Billing
6 2 (1.68%) Electronics
6 2 (1.68%) Games
6 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Project Manager
2 26 (21.85%) Analyst
3 17 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 15 (12.61%) IT Manager
5 12 (10.08%) Project Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Business IT Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) IT Programme Manager
6 7 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 7 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Business Change Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) CSS
1 2 (1.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.24%) NHS
3 9 (7.56%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.68%) PDA
5 2 (1.68%) PMI
5 2 (1.68%) Wiki
6 1 (0.84%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.36%) Windows
1 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000
2 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.68%) Windows Vista
2 2 (1.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 40 (33.61%) Project Management
3 35 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 17 (14.29%) BPR
5 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.08%) Business Analysis
6 12 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (8.40%) Migration
8 8 (6.72%) ITIL
8 8 (6.72%) Validation
9 7 (5.88%) Change Control
9 7 (5.88%) Change Management
9 7 (5.88%) Data Validation
9 7 (5.88%) ETL
10 6 (5.04%) Analytics
10 6 (5.04%) ERP
10 6 (5.04%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.04%) Project Planning
10 6 (5.04%) Resource Management
10 6 (5.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.72%) SQL
2 3 (2.52%) VB
3 1 (0.84%) C++
3 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.88%) PMP
3 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.52%) ISEB
4 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.68%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.68%) MCP
5 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.84%) Degree
6 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.68%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.36%) SAP
3 2 (1.68%) Adobe
3 2 (1.68%) Bomgar
3 2 (1.68%) HP
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle
3 2 (1.68%) Peregrine
3 2 (1.68%) Remedy
4 1 (0.84%) IBM
4 1 (0.84%) Rally
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