The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank - 28 34
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 2.76% 4.34%
As % of the Applications category - 20.00% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 16
Median daily rate - £195 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -57.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £17.05
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.69%
MS Project
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 45 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.78% 13.80% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 55
Median daily rate £313 £300 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £110 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £588 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Project
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Rate: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Rate: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago