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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 51 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 17 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.02% 2.27% 2.37%
As % of the Applications category 18.48% 24.14% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 13
Median daily rate £368 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £240 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £408 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
-8.96% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £28.50 £94.41 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.81% +396.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.34% +65.26%
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
92 87 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.95% 9.41% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 68 53
Median daily rate £275 £280 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 13
Median hourly rate £28.50 £18.82 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.43% +14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £170.00 £27.55
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) MS Office
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
6 4 (15.38%) Banking
6 4 (15.38%) Time Management
6 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
7 3 (11.54%) Line Management
8 2 (7.69%) Cutover Planning
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle
8 2 (7.69%) ERP
8 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
8 2 (7.69%) QA
8 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (3.85%) APMG
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) Change Control
9 1 (3.85%) Facebook

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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (26.92%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.85%) Softphone
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planner
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cutover Manager
5 2 (7.69%) ERP Manager
5 2 (7.69%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Planner
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Programme Planner
6 1 (3.85%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) PMO Planner
6 1 (3.85%) Project Quality Manager
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Cutover Planning
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook
3 1 (3.85%) SAP