Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 6 months to 18 November 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - 44
Rank change year-on-year - +44 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 13 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 7.65% - 1.61%
As % of the Applications category 65.00% - 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Newport median daily rate £325 - £425
10th Percentile £263 - £407
90th Percentile £376 - £438
South Wales median daily rate £325 £225 £350
% change year-on-year +44.22% -35.71% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Newport median hourly rate £37.50 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £36.25 - -

Microsoft Project is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 20 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 11.76% 4.76% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 7
Newport median daily rate £288 £195 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.44% -54.12% +38.21%
10th Percentile £124 £155 £295
90th Percentile £376 £638 £488
South Wales median daily rate £300 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Newport median hourly rate £37.50 £14.63 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.41% +42.68% -80.24%
10th Percentile £33.25 £9.46 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.75 £20.49 £11.09
South Wales median hourly rate £27.50 £12.30 £10.63
% change year-on-year +123.58% +15.76% -29.17%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Newport

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Newport

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Newport region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
3 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 7 (53.85%) VLAN
3 7 (53.85%) Test Management
3 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (53.85%) Defect Management
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) PMI
4 6 (46.15%) PMI Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Critical Path Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 6 (46.15%) Coaching
4 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
5 5 (38.46%) Unified Process
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
5 5 (38.46%) ISEB
5 5 (38.46%) RUP
6 4 (30.77%) Romanian Language
7 3 (23.08%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (30.77%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Test Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Project Planner
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Information Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 7 (53.85%) Defect Management
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Test Management
2 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Coaching
3 6 (46.15%) Critical Path Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
3 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 5 (38.46%) RUP
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Unified Process
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) PMI Certification
3 5 (38.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (23.08%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) BMC
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) VMware