Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 77 120
Rank change year-on-year -11 +43 -18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 4 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.41% 1.41% 1.18%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 17.57% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 22
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £369 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.03% +34.70% -31.56%
North East median daily rate £463 £375 £274
% change year-on-year +23.33% +36.99% -37.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 56 74 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.74% 8.01% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 52 98
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £338 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +9.62% -
10th Percentile £104 £219 £203
90th Percentile £400 £529 £502
North East median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £11.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.22% +4.55% -37.78%
10th Percentile £12.23 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £14.62 £60.00 £24.00
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £11.11
% change year-on-year - +21.57% -28.03%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 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
Sunderland - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 1 - -
Gateshead - 1 £450 -
Microsoft Project
North East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Bomgar
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (25.00%) WebEx
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Bomgar
2 1 (25.00%) WorldPay