Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 21 January 2019 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 64 75
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 3 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.32% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Applications category 6.00% 16.28% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +13.48% +11.90%
10th Percentile £245 £400 £234
90th Percentile £695 £400 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £385 £400
% change year-on-year -18.83% -3.75% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £20.66 £14.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.13% +17.92%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £20.66 £14.74
% change year-on-year +17.40% +40.13% +17.92%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 50 43 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.34% 5.23% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 46
South Yorkshire median daily rate £195 £294 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.62% -13.28% +10.16%
10th Percentile £158 £121 £181
90th Percentile £453 £492 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 12
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £20.66 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.64% +27.11% +31.05%
10th Percentile £8.98 £11.57 £10.65
90th Percentile £24.50 £29.56 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.15 £14.00
% change year-on-year +6.01% +1.07% +2.98%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Sheffield -1 3 £450 -
Microsoft Project
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Legal

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Bid Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Junior PMO
1 1 (33.33%) Junior PMO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft