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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 95 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Project 28 41 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 1.86% 2.93%
As % of the Applications category 8.97% 14.59% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 49
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £177 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £16.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+108.95% -38.53%
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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
312 281 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.37% 12.73% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 122 158
Average daily rate £325 £316 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £130 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 41 50
Average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.04 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £27.50 £21.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -7.93%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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 -19 24 £375 +7.14% 9
South Yorkshire +5 3 £263 -6.25% 4
North Yorkshire - - - - 3
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 30 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 27 (40.91%) Project Management
4 25 (37.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
6 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 15 (22.73%) Change Management
7 12 (18.18%) MS Office
8 10 (15.15%) Project Planning
9 9 (13.64%) Retail
10 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (12.12%) Banking
10 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
11 7 (10.61%) Scrum
11 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
11 7 (10.61%) JIRA
12 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (9.09%) Coaching
13 5 (7.58%) LAN
13 5 (7.58%) Windows
13 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
13 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
14 4 (6.06%) ERP
15 3 (4.55%) Firewall
15 3 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
15 3 (4.55%) Migration

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.18%) MS Office
3 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
4 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.52%) Niku Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) LAN
2 3 (4.55%) WAN
2 3 (4.55%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 35 (53.03%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Retail
3 8 (12.12%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Project Manager
2 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) PMO Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Programme Planner
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Administrator
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Programme Office Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Project Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) PMO Lead
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) IVR
4 2 (3.03%) FMCG
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.52%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.52%) PMI
5 1 (1.52%) GIS
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Project Management
2 25 (37.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
3 15 (22.73%) Change Management
4 10 (15.15%) Project Planning
5 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.61%) Scrum
6 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
7 6 (9.09%) Coaching
8 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.06%) ERP
9 3 (4.55%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.55%) UML
9 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) ITIL
9 3 (4.55%) Migration
9 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.55%) User Stories
10 2 (3.03%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.03%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
1 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.52%) PMP
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Niku
2 1 (1.52%) Primavera
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco
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