Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 68 132
Rank change year-on-year -12 +64 -30
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 9 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.02% 2.46% 1.45%
As % of the Applications category 14.06% 33.85% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 35
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £395 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.39% +27.42% +24.78%
10th Percentile £280 £200 £216
90th Percentile £441 £500 £561
North East median daily rate £384 £400 £310
% change year-on-year -4.06% +29.03% +24.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £22.50 - -
North East median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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 64 65 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.25% 7.26% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 99
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £300 £325 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% -17.65%
10th Percentile £158 £198 £185
90th Percentile £629 £448 £404
North East median daily rate £300 £307 £280
% change year-on-year -2.12% +9.46% -13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 26
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +13.21%
10th Percentile £12.80 £9.25 £9.59
90th Percentile £21.85 £47.60 £28.00
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £12.75 £14.18
% change year-on-year +3.92% -10.05% +5.00%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 8 £330 -16.46%
Gateshead - 1 £450 -
Microsoft Project
North East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Open Workbench
4 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (22.22%) Conflict Management
5 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (22.22%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
6 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) IT Governance

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 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (33.33%) Open Workbench
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Planner
3 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Site Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (22.22%) Conflict Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Bomgar
2 1 (11.11%) WorldPay