The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cambridge region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 51 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.42% 1.90% 0.89%
As % of the Applications category 4.55% 12.07% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£185 £415 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.42% -17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £415 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £415 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £32.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-50.78% +25.49%
Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
44 58 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.21% 15.76% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 21
Average daily rate £344 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £161 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 18
Average hourly rate £101.25 £12.60 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+703.57% -58.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.25 £11.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £144.25 £23.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Project
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MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project across the Cambridge region.

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Cambridge region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Spotfire
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PMP
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Spotfire
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Office Support
3 1 (8.33%) Project Office Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Business Objects
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