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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
England / Yorkshire
Rank 91 65 97
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +32
Contract jobs citing MS Project 37 71 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 2.51% 1.34%
As % of the Applications category 15.81% 21.39% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 30
Median daily rate £375 £372 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% +14.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £17.67
% change year-on-year
- +98.04%

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
234 332 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.64% 11.72% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 157 185
Median daily rate £350 £308 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.73% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £447 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 32
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.30 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% +10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £9.00 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.80 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +5 28 £375 +0.67% 3
North Yorkshire -10 4 £325 -
South Yorkshire -8 3 £353 +19.49%
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 40 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 37 (57.81%) Project Management
3 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 26 (40.63%) MS Office
5 23 (35.94%) Finance
6 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (23.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (20.31%) PRINCE2
9 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
10 10 (15.63%) Project Planning
11 8 (12.50%) Supplier Management
11 8 (12.50%) Business Transformation
12 7 (10.94%) ERP
12 7 (10.94%) CRM
12 7 (10.94%) Legal
12 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (10.94%) Banking
13 6 (9.38%) Content Management
13 6 (9.38%) Requirements Management
13 6 (9.38%) Process Improvement
13 6 (9.38%) Validation
13 6 (9.38%) Change Management
13 6 (9.38%) CMS
13 6 (9.38%) DSDM
13 6 (9.38%) Photoshop
13 6 (9.38%) Wireframes
14 5 (7.81%) Project Governance
14 5 (7.81%) MS Visio

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 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.38%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 40 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 26 (40.63%) MS Office
3 15 (23.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (9.38%) Photoshop
5 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
6 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
2 7 (10.94%) Legal
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) Project Manager
3 10 (15.63%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Project Planner
6 5 (7.81%) Architect
6 5 (7.81%) CRM Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM Architect
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Architect
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) CRM Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Junior
7 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.69%) PMO Manager
8 3 (4.69%) PMO Planner
9 2 (3.13%) Software Licensing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.56%) Informatics
2 1 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (57.81%) Project Management
2 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.31%) PRINCE2
4 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (15.63%) Project Planning
6 8 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 8 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 7 (10.94%) CRM
7 7 (10.94%) ERP
8 6 (9.38%) Change Management
8 6 (9.38%) Content Management
8 6 (9.38%) DSDM
8 6 (9.38%) Process Improvement
8 6 (9.38%) Requirements Management
8 6 (9.38%) Validation
8 6 (9.38%) Wireframes
9 5 (7.81%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.81%) Project Governance
10 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) BT
4 1 (1.56%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.56%) Sage