The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 36 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 1.99% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 3.03% 34.78% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £223 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.37% +19.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +25.00%
MS Project
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 23 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.78% 5.71% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 38
Median daily rate £229 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.45% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £215 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £408 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.88 - £16.72
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 - £9.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £47.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.74 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Owner
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft