Period
to 19 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 119 101
Rank change year-on-year +41 -18 -31
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 13 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.39% 1.28% 0.40%
As % of the Applications category 17.57% 18.44% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 5
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £369 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.92% -25.00% -11.40%
10th Percentile £245 £200 £358
90th Percentile £465 £588 £525
North East median daily rate £375 £300 £440
% change year-on-year +25.00% -31.82% -2.54%
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 74 141 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.94% 6.92% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 100 57
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £356 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.62% - -18.75%
10th Percentile £219 £202 £127
90th Percentile £529 £556 £480
North East median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.50 £11.00 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -37.78% -1.78%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £11.58
90th Percentile £60.00 £24.00 £27.30
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £11.11 £15.43
% change year-on-year +21.57% -28.03% -16.59%

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 January 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 January 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 +50 13 £369 +22.92% 3
Microsoft Project
North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
5 5 (38.46%) Change Management
5 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) PMO
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
7 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (23.08%) Service Management
7 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
7 3 (23.08%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
8 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
8 2 (15.38%) KVM
8 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
8 2 (15.38%) F5
8 2 (15.38%) High Availability
8 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 2 (15.38%) NAS

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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (15.38%) iPlanet
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) MQSeries
2 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (7.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) NAS
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) FCoE
2 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Project Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Senior PMO
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) AIX
1 2 (15.38%) HPUX
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Solaris
1 2 (15.38%) SUSE
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C-shell
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Korn
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PMO
2 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) KVM
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) OpenView
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Borland
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Opsware
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) PlateSpin
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Sun
3 2 (15.38%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Niku
4 1 (7.69%) Pega