Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 74 70
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 -15
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 6 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.73% 0.92% 0.80%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 10.19% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £324 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.55% +25.73% +11.35%
Yorkshire median daily rate £368 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -8.13% +23.08% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £14.74 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.13% +17.92% -
10th Percentile £18.14 £14.74 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.17 £14.74 £13.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £14.74 £12.50
% change year-on-year +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 48 108 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.87% 9.05% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 57 43
South Yorkshire median daily rate £281 £340 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.28% +28.30% -11.67%
10th Percentile £83 £175 £120
90th Percentile £493 £495 £360
Yorkshire median daily rate £315 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 17
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -10.55%
10th Percentile £9.73 £10.79 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.44 £23.75 £22.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -6.90% +6.66% +13.88%

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 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 18 November 2017. 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 +12 4 - -
Microsoft Project
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Acrobat
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) DameWare
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) PDA
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Acrobat
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WebEx
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Deskside Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Transformation Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Procurement Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) PDA
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Informatics
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) DameWare
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Bomgar
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Progress