Period
to 20 July 2017

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 July 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 123 90
Rank change year-on-year +44 -33 -28
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 18 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.89% 1.26% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 28.13% 20.74% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 4
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £405 £350 £237
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% +47.86% +3.14%
10th Percentile £250 £244 £205
90th Percentile £509 £573 £286
North East median daily rate £390 £350 £237
% change year-on-year +11.43% +47.86% +3.14%
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 application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Software Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 64 135 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.72% 6.05% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 89 47
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £310 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -8.68% +44.45%
10th Percentile £198 £176 £185
90th Percentile £469 £475 £451
North East median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +13.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 16
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% -5.45%
10th Percentile £8.85 £9.50 £9.50
90th Percentile £47.60 £28.30 £14.25
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% -3.70%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +57 18 £405 +15.71%
Microsoft Project
North East

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

1 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) PMO
5 6 (33.33%) OpenStack
5 6 (33.33%) KVM
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (33.33%) PlateSpin
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (33.33%) SAN
5 6 (33.33%) Veritas
5 6 (33.33%) SUSE
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) Clustering
5 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (33.33%) NAS
5 6 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (33.33%) Opsware
5 6 (33.33%) Sun
5 6 (33.33%) OpenView
5 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (33.33%) MQSeries
5 6 (33.33%) LDAP
5 6 (33.33%) Cognos

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 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 6 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (27.78%) Apache
3 5 (27.78%) iPlanet
3 5 (27.78%) JBoss
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
3 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
3 5 (27.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LDAP
1 6 (33.33%) NAS
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) FCoE
3 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) AIX Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planner
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Lead
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Planner
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) Grid Computing
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) AIX
1 6 (33.33%) HPUX
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Solaris
1 6 (33.33%) SUSE
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) High Availability
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Demand Management
5 1 (5.56%) People Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 3 (16.67%) C-shell
1 3 (16.67%) Korn
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) PMO
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 6 (33.33%) KVM
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cognos
2 6 (33.33%) Opsware
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) PlateSpin
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) Sun
2 6 (33.33%) Veritas
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) F5
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Borland