Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 155 147
Rank change year-on-year +32 -8 -33
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 67 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.54% 1.01% 1.21%
As % of the Applications category 18.26% 12.73% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 66
Yorkshire median daily rate £368 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.13% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £206 £207
90th Percentile £539 £530 £425
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £14.74 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.13% +17.92% -
10th Percentile £18.14 £14.74 £10.58
90th Percentile £23.17 £14.74 £73.68
England median hourly rate £25.12 £21.78 £23.00
% change year-on-year +15.34% -5.30% +39.39%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 367 432 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.44% 7.94% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 228 331
Yorkshire median daily rate £315 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £149 £159 £134
90th Percentile £480 £479 £450
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 53 86
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.90% +6.66% +13.29%
10th Percentile £9.70 £10.80 £8.98
90th Percentile £22.63 £23.75 £21.25
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -6.06% +4.76% +5.00%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Yorkshire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
West Yorkshire +23 45 £325 -18.75% 11
North Yorkshire - 12 £368 - 1
South Yorkshire +14 6 £400 +23.55%
East Yorkshire - 1 £220 -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
3 25 (37.31%) Finance
4 23 (34.33%) PMO
5 22 (32.84%) PRINCE2
6 20 (29.85%) Project Management
7 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (26.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (20.90%) Change Management
10 13 (19.40%) Migration
10 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
10 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
11 12 (17.91%) MS Visio
12 10 (14.93%) Project Planning
13 9 (13.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (13.43%) Project Governance
13 9 (13.43%) Coaching
13 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (11.94%) MS Project Server
14 8 (11.94%) Resource Management
14 8 (11.94%) Degree
14 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
15 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (10.45%) LAN
15 7 (10.45%) WAN
16 6 (8.96%) Line Management
16 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
17 5 (7.46%) QA
17 5 (7.46%) Banking

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.94%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.99%) Confluence
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (26.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (17.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.99%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) LAN
1 7 (10.45%) WAN
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (2.99%) VPN
2 2 (2.99%) WebEx
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.99%) Big Data
1 2 (2.99%) DB2
1 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
1 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Project Manager
2 20 (29.85%) Analyst
3 17 (25.37%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Senior Manager
4 7 (10.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.97%) IT Support
5 4 (5.97%) Project Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Project Officer
5 4 (5.97%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (5.97%) Support Officer
6 3 (4.48%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.48%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (4.48%) Project Planner
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Programme Planner
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.99%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.99%) PDA
3 2 (2.99%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
1 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
1 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
1 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) PRINCE2
2 20 (29.85%) Project Management
3 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.90%) Change Management
5 13 (19.40%) Migration
6 10 (14.93%) Project Planning
7 9 (13.43%) Coaching
7 9 (13.43%) Project Governance
8 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
8 8 (11.94%) Resource Management
9 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.96%) Line Management
10 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.46%) Process Management
12 4 (5.97%) Business Transformation
12 4 (5.97%) Change Control
12 4 (5.97%) ERP
13 3 (4.48%) CRM
13 3 (4.48%) PRINCE
13 3 (4.48%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (11.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) APMP
3 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (34.33%) PMO
2 5 (7.46%) QA
3 4 (5.97%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.99%) DameWare
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) SAP
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe
3 2 (2.99%) Bomgar
3 2 (2.99%) HP
3 2 (2.99%) Progress
3 2 (2.99%) Remedy