Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 135 156
Rank change year-on-year -32 +21 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 41 45 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.82% 1.05% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 13.06% 12.61% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 53
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% +2.40% -5.66%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £194
90th Percentile £439 £494 £450
England median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.20% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £22.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.66% - -
England median hourly rate £26.50 £38.74 £23.75
% change year-on-year -31.59% +63.11% +5.56%

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 314 357 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.27% 8.37% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 192 237
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £314 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% -7.04% +12.50%
10th Percentile £160 £144 £157
90th Percentile £450 £460 £493
England median daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year +4.90% +2.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 39 42
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.20 £12.00 £13.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -13.70% +12.93%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.25 £8.73
90th Percentile £32.45 £20.50 £20.90
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -20 35 £365 +14.06% 5
South Yorkshire -2 4 £375 -9.09%
East Yorkshire +2 1 £400 -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 22 (53.66%) Project Management
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 20 (48.78%) PMO
3 17 (41.46%) Project Planning
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
5 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2
5 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.95%) Banking
8 6 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (12.20%) Degree
9 5 (12.20%) Coaching
9 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
10 4 (9.76%) QA
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
11 3 (7.32%) Migration
11 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
11 3 (7.32%) Change Management
11 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
11 3 (7.32%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (7.32%) APMP

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 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Documentum
2 1 (2.44%) Jadu
Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.44%) Open Workbench
5 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Programme Planner
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Project Officer
3 5 (12.20%) Project Support Officer
3 5 (12.20%) Support Officer
4 3 (7.32%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Project Planner
5 2 (4.88%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Planning Manager
5 2 (4.88%) PMO Planner
5 2 (4.88%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (4.88%) Resource Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Project Management
2 17 (41.46%) Project Planning
3 12 (29.27%) PRINCE2
3 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Coaching
6 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
6 4 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.88%) DSDM
8 2 (4.88%) IT Governance
8 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.88%) Scrum
8 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) APMP
2 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PMP
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (48.78%) PMO
2 4 (9.76%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian