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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 52 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Project 20 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.28% 2.36% 2.41%
As % of the Applications category 22.73% 20.43% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £269 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £94.41 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+396.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.40 £18.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+74.44% -45.45%
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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
88 93 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.03% 11.54% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 39
Average daily rate £305 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £188 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 7
Average hourly rate £19.16 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £13.20 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £27.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

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 3 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MS Project Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 26 (57.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (55.56%) Finance
3 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (40.00%) Project Management
5 14 (31.11%) PRINCE2
6 13 (28.89%) MS Office
7 10 (22.22%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) VBA
8 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
9 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
10 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
11 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.11%) Banking
11 5 (11.11%) Change Management
11 5 (11.11%) Oracle
11 5 (11.11%) MS Access
11 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (11.11%) Business Objects
11 5 (11.11%) Change Control
11 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
12 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (8.89%) Open Source
12 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.89%) Office Automation
12 4 (8.89%) .NET

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.89%) SAS
2 3 (6.67%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.22%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.22%) Lync
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (57.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.89%) MS Office
3 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
3 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MS Access
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Programmer
3 6 (13.33%) Project Support Officer
3 6 (13.33%) Project Officer
4 5 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (8.89%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Support Officer
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Process Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Business Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Junior
7 2 (4.44%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
1 4 (8.89%) CSS
1 4 (8.89%) XML
1 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) NHS
1 2 (4.44%) Data Extraction
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Project Management
2 14 (31.11%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) Change Control
6 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.89%) Office Automation
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) V-Model
6 4 (8.89%) Open Source
7 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.67%) Migration
7 3 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.44%) DMAIC
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) VBA
3 4 (8.89%) VB
3 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.89%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (4.44%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.44%) Tableau
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
4 1 (2.22%) Minitab
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