The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Project
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 107 -
Rank change year-on-year +70 -  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 8 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.27% 1.07% -
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 0
Median daily rate £384 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.79% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £332 £370
% change year-on-year +13.12% -10.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £31.40
% change year-on-year +11.64% -28.34%  

Microsoft Project is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 77 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.93% 5.88% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 48 23
Median daily rate £313 £310 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -9.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £14.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £29.80 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.80% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Project in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) PMO
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
4 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Logistics
7 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
8 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (10.00%) Service Management
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) PMP
8 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (10.00%) Office 365
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) People Management
8 1 (10.00%) Cadence
8 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planner
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Planner
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) PMO
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cadence