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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 113 126 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing MS Project 28 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.99% 0.82% 1.34%
As % of the Applications category 11.24% 6.74% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 20
Median daily rate £300 £341 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.89% -7.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £266 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.22 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +19.73%
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
249 341 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.83% 12.13% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 206 150
Median daily rate £365 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.74% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 34
Median hourly rate £16.46 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £22.22 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +1 22 £300 -7.69% 9
South Yorkshire -5 3 £236 -12.50% 2
North Yorkshire +9 1 - -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 66 (65.35%) MS Excel
2 41 (40.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (35.64%) Finance
3 36 (35.64%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
4 34 (33.66%) Project Management
5 30 (29.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (25.74%) MS Office
7 25 (24.75%) MS Visio
8 24 (23.76%) PRINCE2
9 19 (18.81%) SharePoint
10 15 (14.85%) BPR
10 15 (14.85%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (14.85%) Business Analysis
11 14 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (10.89%) ERP
14 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
15 9 (8.91%) SQL
15 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (8.91%) Change Control
15 9 (8.91%) Analytics
16 8 (7.92%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (7.92%) QA
16 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
16 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
16 8 (7.92%) MS Access
16 8 (7.92%) PMI Certification
16 8 (7.92%) Validation
16 8 (7.92%) Service Management

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 19 (18.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) eRoom
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.99%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 66 (65.35%) MS Excel
2 30 (29.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (25.74%) MS Office
4 25 (24.75%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.95%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.98%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.99%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.99%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) ATM
1 2 (1.98%) Internet
1 2 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (1.98%) VPN
1 2 (1.98%) WebEx
2 1 (0.99%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.92%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (7.92%) MS Access
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.94%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.99%) OLAP
5 1 (0.99%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.99%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) FrontPage
2 1 (0.99%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.99%) VersionOne
General
1 36 (35.64%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.93%) Banking
4 5 (4.95%) Retail
5 3 (2.97%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.99%) Billing
7 1 (0.99%) Legal
7 1 (0.99%) Local Government
7 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (27.72%) Analyst
2 16 (15.84%) Business Analyst
3 13 (12.87%) IT Manager
4 12 (11.88%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.90%) Project Analyst
6 8 (7.92%) Training Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Business IT Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) IT Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) IT Business Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) PMO Planner
7 6 (5.94%) Project Planner
7 6 (5.94%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Technical Business Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) Middleware
2 1 (0.99%) CSS
2 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (35.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.97%) NHS
4 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.98%) PDA
5 2 (1.98%) PMI
6 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.99%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Windows
1 2 (1.98%) Windows 2000
1 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
1 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
1 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (1.98%) Windows Vista
1 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (33.66%) Project Management
3 24 (23.76%) PRINCE2
4 15 (14.85%) BPR
4 15 (14.85%) Business Analysis
5 14 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.89%) ERP
8 9 (8.91%) Analytics
8 9 (8.91%) Change Control
9 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
9 8 (7.92%) Service Management
9 8 (7.92%) Validation
10 7 (6.93%) Change Management
10 7 (6.93%) Data Validation
10 7 (6.93%) ETL
11 6 (5.94%) Information Architecture
11 6 (5.94%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.94%) Use Case
11 6 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.91%) SQL
2 4 (3.96%) VB
3 1 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.94%) PMP
3 3 (2.97%) Degree
3 3 (2.97%) ISEB
3 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.99%) MCP
5 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.99%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) Adobe
3 2 (1.98%) Bomgar
3 2 (1.98%) HP
3 2 (1.98%) Peregrine
3 2 (1.98%) Progress
3 2 (1.98%) Remedy
4 1 (0.99%) IBM
4 1 (0.99%) Netezza
4 1 (0.99%) Rally