The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 55 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 19 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.09% 2.07% 1.88%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 12.61% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £212 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £488 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -33.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
114 119 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.57% 16.46% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 70 46
Average daily rate £375 £330 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +14.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 15
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.23% -31.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 22 (46.81%) MS Excel
2 17 (36.17%) Finance
3 16 (34.04%) Project Management
4 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.53%) PRINCE2
6 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 9 (19.15%) Risk Management
7 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
8 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
8 8 (17.02%) Programme Management
9 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
9 7 (14.89%) SQL
9 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.77%) Banking
10 6 (12.77%) Retail
10 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
11 5 (10.64%) Resource Management
11 5 (10.64%) V-Model
11 5 (10.64%) TDD
11 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.64%) Oracle
11 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.64%) MS Office
11 5 (10.64%) MS Visio
11 5 (10.64%) Scrum
12 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
12 4 (8.51%) MS Access
12 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) SAS
3 2 (4.26%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 22 (46.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MS Access
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) OLAP
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.13%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Local Government
3 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Project Manager
2 9 (19.15%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Project Planner
4 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (6.38%) Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Programme Support Officer
6 2 (4.26%) Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.13%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) SAP Security Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.13%) Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) HTML
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
1 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.38%) CSS
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Open Source
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Project Management
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) PRINCE2
4 9 (19.15%) Risk Management
5 8 (17.02%) Programme Management
6 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Project Planning
8 5 (10.64%) Resource Management
8 5 (10.64%) V-Model
8 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 5 (10.64%) TDD
9 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Change Control
11 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.26%) Time Management
11 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.38%) VBA
3 3 (6.38%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.26%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.26%) Adobe
3 2 (4.26%) Casewise
4 1 (2.13%) CA
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
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