Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 139 127
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 64 61 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.45% 1.23% 1.43%
As % of the Applications category 18.93% 14.25% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 50 64
Yorkshire median daily rate £385 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +20.75% +0.38%
10th Percentile £225 £234 £208
90th Percentile £563 £550 £439
England median daily rate £420 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
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 £9.00
90th Percentile £23.17 £14.74 £14.85
England median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year +11.64% -13.76% +44.94%

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 338 428 534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.65% 8.66% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 239 288
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +3.85% +3.59%
10th Percentile £149 £173 £145
90th Percentile £488 £478 £469
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 55 90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +17.96%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.88 £9.00
90th Percentile £23.17 £25.75 £20.25
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.06
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.24% +0.40%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 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
West Yorkshire 0 42 £400 -1.60% 6
North Yorkshire +11 11 £371 +6.07%
South Yorkshire +17 7 £400 +31.15% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £220 -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 39 (60.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (34.38%) PRINCE2
3 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
3 21 (32.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (32.81%) PMO
4 20 (31.25%) Finance
5 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.31%) Project Management
6 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 11 (17.19%) Change Management
7 11 (17.19%) Migration
8 10 (15.63%) MS Visio
9 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
9 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (14.06%) Programme Management
9 9 (14.06%) GDPR
10 8 (12.50%) LAN
10 8 (12.50%) WAN
11 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
11 7 (10.94%) Degree
11 7 (10.94%) Coaching
11 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.38%) QA
13 5 (7.81%) Process Management
13 5 (7.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
13 5 (7.81%) Line Management
14 4 (6.25%) Programme Delivery

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 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.13%) Confluence
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (60.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (32.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (15.63%) MS Visio
4 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (3.13%) Acrobat
5 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) LAN
1 8 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (3.13%) VPN
2 2 (3.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.13%) Big Data
1 2 (3.13%) DB2
1 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.56%) Power BI
2 1 (1.56%) SAS EBI
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Project Manager
2 21 (32.81%) Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Project Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) GDPR Project Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.69%) IT Support
7 3 (4.69%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (4.69%) Project Planner
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) e-Learning
4 2 (3.13%) PDA
5 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
1 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000
1 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
1 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
1 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
1 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) PRINCE2
2 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) Project Management
3 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (17.19%) Change Management
4 11 (17.19%) Migration
5 9 (14.06%) Programme Management
6 7 (10.94%) Coaching
6 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
7 5 (7.81%) Line Management
7 5 (7.81%) Process Management
7 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.25%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.25%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (4.69%) Change Control
9 3 (4.69%) Dependency Management
9 3 (4.69%) ERP
9 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.69%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
1 1 (1.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) APMP
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.81%) PMO
2 9 (14.06%) GDPR
3 6 (9.38%) QA
4 1 (1.56%) GAAP
4 1 (1.56%) IFRS
4 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.13%) DameWare
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Progress
2 3 (4.69%) SAP
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe
3 2 (3.13%) Bomgar
3 2 (3.13%) HP
3 2 (3.13%) Remedy
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle