Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 21 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 114 119
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 45 46 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.49% 1.45% 1.44%
As % of the Applications category 17.37% 16.08% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 55
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £407 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.60% +25.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £228 £261 £203
90th Percentile £600 £509 £420
Yorkshire median daily rate £385 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -3.75% +23.08% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £16.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £14.74 £12.50
% change year-on-year +40.13% +17.92% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 259 286 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 8.59% 8.99% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 162 226
West Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.85% +3.17%
10th Percentile £149 £175 £151
90th Percentile £488 £488 £454
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.85% +3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.25 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -2.54% +20.84%
10th Percentile £10.45 £9.81 £8.96
90th Percentile £19.60 £26.25 £21.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.15 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.07% +2.98% +15.70%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Leeds +19 30 £425 +23.64% 4
Bradford +7 11 £250 -31.51%
Halifax +3 5 £336 -20.00%
Microsoft Project
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (46.67%) Finance
3 16 (35.56%) PMO
4 15 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
6 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (24.44%) Change Management
7 9 (20.00%) GDPR
7 9 (20.00%) Coaching
7 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.78%) Project Management
9 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
9 7 (15.56%) Line Management
9 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
9 7 (15.56%) Project Planning
10 6 (13.33%) Degree
11 5 (11.11%) Process Management
11 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
11 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.11%) QA
12 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
12 4 (8.89%) Banking
13 3 (6.67%) Scrum
13 3 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
13 3 (6.67%) SAP
13 3 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
13 3 (6.67%) Data Protection

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
1 2 (4.44%) DB2
1 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.22%) Power BI
2 1 (2.22%) SAS EBI
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 17 (37.78%) Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Manager
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Project Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) GDPR Project Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Project Planner
9 2 (4.44%) Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Junior
9 2 (4.44%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Junior Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) PMO Support Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Programme Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Project Support Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Programme Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.44%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) PRINCE2
2 11 (24.44%) Change Management
2 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Coaching
4 8 (17.78%) Project Management
5 7 (15.56%) Line Management
5 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
5 7 (15.56%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.11%) Process Management
7 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
8 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.44%) Data Ingestion
9 2 (4.44%) Defect Management
9 2 (4.44%) Resource Levelling
9 2 (4.44%) Scenario Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
1 1 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) APMP
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) PMO
2 9 (20.00%) GDPR
3 5 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (2.22%) GAAP
4 1 (2.22%) IFRS
4 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Progress