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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 51 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Project 18 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.12% 4.45% 3.26%
As % of the Applications category 17.14% 21.60% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £365 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £31.56 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-49.29% +17.96%
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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
105 125 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.37% 20.59% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 75 87
Average daily rate £325 £315 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +18.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £130 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.40 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £20.90 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 23 (57.50%) Project Management
2 20 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 13 (32.50%) Business Analysis
5 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
6 11 (27.50%) SAS
7 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 10 (25.00%) Oracle
7 10 (25.00%) Casewise
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (17.50%) Time Management
10 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
10 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
10 7 (17.50%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (15.00%) Business Objects
11 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
11 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
12 5 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (12.50%) MS Office
13 4 (10.00%) ISEB
13 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
13 4 (10.00%) Change Management
13 4 (10.00%) Degree
14 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
14 3 (7.50%) Business Process Improvement
14 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (27.50%) SAS
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Project Planner
4 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Programme Support Officer
5 3 (7.50%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Project Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Project Management
2 20 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (32.50%) Business Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Time Management
4 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (10.00%) Change Management
8 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) VB
2 2 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
1 10 (25.00%) Casewise
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
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