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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 61 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 12 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.43% 2.19% 2.65%
As % of the Applications category 13.33% 26.76% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 13
Median daily rate £400 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £216 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £399 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.78% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.82 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.06 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +26.63%
MS Project
South West

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
90 71 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.73% 8.20% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 65
Median daily rate £300 £290 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £113 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £423 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £18.82 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 5 (23.81%) MS Office
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (19.05%) Banking
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) QA
7 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) Cutover Planning
8 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
8 1 (4.76%) APMG
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) Change Control
8 1 (4.76%) Facebook
8 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) Softphone
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Cutover Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Planner
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planner
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Programme Planner
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Planner
5 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Cutover Planning
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Facebook