Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 122 165
Rank change year-on-year -46 +43 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 29 62 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.59% 1.50% 0.88%
As % of the Applications category 8.68% 16.99% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 46 41
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £219 £220 £203
90th Percentile £439 £558 £450
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £22.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.59% - -
England median hourly rate £25.81 £25.12 £22.14
% change year-on-year +2.75% +13.46% -1.60%

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 334 365 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.77% 8.81% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 203 250
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £305 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -10.29% +4.62%
10th Percentile £154 £135 £142
90th Percentile £475 £446 £475
England median daily rate £375 £362 £342
% change year-on-year +3.52% +5.92% -0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 30 51
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £12.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.50% -18.64% +13.46%
10th Percentile £9.71 £9.23 £11.00
90th Percentile £26.63 £20.25 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.18 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.98% -1.94% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -33 25 £350 +7.69% 8
South Yorkshire -9 2 £375 -6.25% 1
East Yorkshire +2 1 £400 +81.82%
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) PMO
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (41.38%) Project Management
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Project Planning
6 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
9 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (17.24%) Banking
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (13.79%) Coaching
11 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
11 3 (10.34%) Degree
11 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
11 3 (10.34%) Change Management
12 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
12 2 (6.90%) Process Management
12 2 (6.90%) Migration
12 2 (6.90%) SAP
12 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (6.90%) JIRA
12 2 (6.90%) QA
12 2 (6.90%) Marketing

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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Documentum
2 1 (3.45%) Jadu
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Project Manager
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Programme Planner
5 3 (10.34%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Project Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) PMO Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Project Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Resource Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Project Support Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Transition Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Project Planning
3 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.90%) Change Control
7 2 (6.90%) Decision-Making
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Process Management
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Demand Management
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.45%) APMP
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) PMO
2 2 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian