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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 47 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 25 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.67% 2.56% 2.16%
As % of the Applications category 18.52% 15.09% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 13
Average daily rate
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£363 £367 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +18.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £212 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £488 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +8.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.25 £18.80
% change year-on-year
+91.78% -2.93%
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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
135 106 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.44% 16.93% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 63 63
Average daily rate £363 £329 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £163 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 15
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 21 (47.73%) Project Management
2 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
3 16 (36.36%) Finance
4 15 (34.09%) PRINCE2
5 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.45%) Programme Management
6 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
7 8 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
8 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) MS Office
8 7 (15.91%) SQL
8 7 (15.91%) MS Visio
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.64%) SAS
9 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle
9 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.36%) Time Management
10 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
10 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
10 5 (11.36%) Banking
10 5 (11.36%) Retail
10 5 (11.36%) Casewise
10 5 (11.36%) Change Management
10 5 (11.36%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
10 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.09%) Resource Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 6 (13.64%) SAS
1 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (15.91%) MS Office
3 7 (15.91%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.27%) OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Local Government
3 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.91%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Project Planner
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Project Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Support Officer
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) SAP Security Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) SAS Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (2.27%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Project Management
2 15 (34.09%) PRINCE2
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.45%) Programme Management
4 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
5 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
6 7 (15.91%) Data Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Time Management
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.36%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 4 (9.09%) Change Control
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.55%) Workflow
11 2 (4.55%) TDD
11 2 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
2 1 (2.27%) C
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Casewise
4 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) CA
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago