The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 18 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 Brighton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank - 12 34
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 10.85% 0.85%
As % of the Applications category - 46.67% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate - £350 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.80% -3.92%
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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.18% 23.26% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 22
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £135.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.74% +800.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Project
East Sussex

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

MS Project
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix