Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 103 103
Rank change year-on-year +27 0 -38
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 22 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.20% 0.82% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 23.66% 10.00% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 10
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £328 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.65% -17.33% -12.28%
10th Percentile £285 £200 £219
90th Percentile £470 £589 £525
North East median daily rate £330 £310 £440
% change year-on-year +6.45% -29.55% +2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 - -
North East median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 93 110 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.28% 8.21% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 79 55
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £335 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +6.35% -24.32%
10th Percentile £163 £247 £119
90th Percentile £538 £559 £442
North East median daily rate £371 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +14.23% - -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 8
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £24.75 £12.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +98.00% -35.90% +50.00%
10th Percentile £13.20 £8.85 £13.15
90th Percentile £99.75 £20.31 £28.23
North East median hourly rate £17.50 £12.45 £19.50
% change year-on-year +40.62% -36.18% +41.82%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +30 22 £328 +5.65%
Microsoft Project
North East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (95.45%) Project Management
2 17 (77.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (45.45%) Change Management
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (31.82%) PMO
8 6 (27.27%) Programme Delivery
8 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
8 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
8 6 (27.27%) Dependency Management
8 6 (27.27%) ISEB
9 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
9 5 (22.73%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
10 4 (18.18%) Banking
10 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
11 3 (13.64%) VBA
11 3 (13.64%) Service Management
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) Validation
11 3 (13.64%) Migration
11 3 (13.64%) IBM

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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
1 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Support Officer
4 3 (13.64%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (13.64%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) PMO Officer
5 2 (9.09%) Project Officer
5 2 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) PMO Lead
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Planner
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planner
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Project Management
2 10 (45.45%) Change Management
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) Dependency Management
4 6 (27.27%) Programme Delivery
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.64%) Business Development
7 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
8 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) ISEB
3 5 (22.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (18.18%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) PMO
2 3 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
2 3 (13.64%) IBM