Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 124 159
Rank change year-on-year -42 +35 -13
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 35 68 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.71% 1.55% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 9.51% 17.89% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 57 46
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.56% -8.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £214 £220 £204
90th Percentile £449 £539 £525
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £21.70 £14.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.74% +47.24% +17.92%
England median hourly rate £32.50 £25.06 £21.78
% change year-on-year +29.69% +15.06% -15.12%

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 368 380 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.43% 8.66% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 223 231
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £315 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.17% -6.67% +3.85%
10th Percentile £144 £149 £150
90th Percentile £475 £473 £475
England median daily rate £375 £351 £348
% change year-on-year +6.99% +0.65% -0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 42 53
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.69% -10.34% +6.66%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.83 £11.19
90th Percentile £26.16 £23.11 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.55 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.89% -5.76% +6.45%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -30 25 £300 -7.69% 4
East Yorkshire +5 4 £269 +22.16%
North Yorkshire -4 3 £325 -11.56% 1
South Yorkshire -9 2 £538 +34.38%
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 16 (45.71%) Project Management
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 15 (42.86%) PMO
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 8 (22.86%) MS Visio
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) PMI
10 4 (11.43%) SAN
10 4 (11.43%) Veritas
10 4 (11.43%) Symantec
10 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
10 4 (11.43%) Change Management
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (11.43%) IronPort
10 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
10 4 (11.43%) Office 365
10 4 (11.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (11.43%) Coaching
10 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.43%) Skype
10 4 (11.43%) Threat Management

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 10 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) Documentum
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (22.86%) MS Visio
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
1 4 (11.43%) Skype
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Project Manager
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.43%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Project Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) PMO Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Project Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Project Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Cutover Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Resource Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Project Change Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Resource Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) PMI
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Project Management
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
2 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) Coaching
3 4 (11.43%) Threat Management
4 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
4 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
4 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (8.57%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (5.71%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) PMP
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) PMO
2 2 (5.71%) P3O
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
1 4 (11.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (11.43%) IronPort
3 4 (11.43%) Symantec
3 4 (11.43%) Veritas
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.86%) SAP