Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 16 December 2018 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
England > North East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 79 135
Rank change year-on-year -18 +56 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 10 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.76% 1.56% 1.20%
As % of the Applications category 11.36% 23.17% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 30
North East median daily rate £384 £405 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.25% +35.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £285 £318 £202
90th Percentile £469 £488 £588
England median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.23% +1.94% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.50 £25.12 £21.45
% change year-on-year +5.49% +17.14% -5.74%

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 the North East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 88 82 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.68% 6.74% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 49 118
North East median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £203 £200 £200
90th Percentile £450 £458 £540
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 28
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -5.12% -12.17%
10th Percentile £11.95 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £15.30 £50.50 £28.00
England median hourly rate £15.88 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -0.75% - +6.67%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the North East

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in the North East

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in the North East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in the North East

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in the North East

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 8 £350 -12.50% 3
Durham -10 2 £475 -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Open Workbench
6 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (30.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (30.00%) Line Management
6 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
7 2 (20.00%) Conflict Management
7 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (20.00%) ISEB
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (10.00%) ITSM
8 1 (10.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Retail
8 1 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
8 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Open Workbench
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (30.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (20.00%) Conflict Management
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Bomgar
2 1 (10.00%) WorldPay