The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 31 50 25
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.40% 1.23% 4.33%
As % of the Applications category 6.67% 6.98% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate £450 £345 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £32.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.97% -9.02%
Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
45 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.93% 17.70% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 15
Average daily rate £130 £240 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £213 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Project
Hampshire

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project across the Basingstoke region.

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Basingstoke region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

MS Project
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project Server
3 2 (28.57%) PMP
3 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Primavera
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Planner
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planner
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) PMP
2 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Primavera