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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 104 91 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -30
Contract jobs citing MS Project 33 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.28% 1.28% 2.35%
As % of the Applications category 10.31% 9.80% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 35
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £185 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £414 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +5.26%
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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
320 306 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.45% 13.08% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 170 129
Average daily rate £311 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £131 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 71
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.13 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +10.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £22.60 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -12 20 £375 +7.14% 8
South Yorkshire -1 8 £300 +53.84% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £425 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (44.78%) Finance
2 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
3 26 (38.81%) MS Excel
4 25 (37.31%) Project Management
5 19 (28.36%) MS Office
6 17 (25.37%) PRINCE2
6 17 (25.37%) Retail
7 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (17.91%) MS Visio
9 11 (16.42%) Change Management
10 10 (14.93%) Migration
10 10 (14.93%) Banking
11 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
13 6 (8.96%) Retail Banking
13 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
14 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (7.46%) Oracle
15 4 (5.97%) PMP
15 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
15 4 (5.97%) NHS
15 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
15 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
15 4 (5.97%) Workflow
15 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
15 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (5.97%) Coaching
15 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (4.48%) Change Control
16 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (4.48%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (38.81%) MS Excel
2 19 (28.36%) MS Office
3 12 (17.91%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.49%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP ERP
1 3 (4.48%) Agresso
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) LAN
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (1.49%) Informix
1 1 (1.49%) OLAP
1 1 (1.49%) MySQL
General
1 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 17 (25.37%) Retail
3 10 (14.93%) Banking
4 6 (8.96%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
6 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Project Manager
2 18 (26.87%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Business Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Programme Manager
4 7 (10.45%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Programme Office Manager
6 4 (5.97%) PMO Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Project Support Officer
6 4 (5.97%) Implementation Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Project Officer
6 4 (5.97%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) SAP Implementation Manager
7 3 (4.48%) ERP Implementation Manager
7 3 (4.48%) ERP Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) SAP Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Programme Planner
7 3 (4.48%) Release Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.48%) SAP Change Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) NHS
1 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) FMCG
3 1 (1.49%) IBM XIV
3 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Wiki
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Project Management
2 17 (25.37%) PRINCE2
3 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (16.42%) Change Management
5 10 (14.93%) Migration
6 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.96%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Workflow
9 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.97%) Coaching
10 3 (4.48%) Change Control
10 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.48%) Validation
10 3 (4.48%) Release Management
10 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.48%) Business Transformation
10 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) PHP
1 1 (1.49%) SQL
1 1 (1.49%) VB
1 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.97%) PMP
2 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) ISEB
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.99%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) F5
5 1 (1.49%) Niku
5 1 (1.49%) Novell
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) IBM
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