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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 45 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.46% 1.49% 1.32%
As % of the Applications category 5.41% 11.76% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate
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£185 £333 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.36% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £267 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £399 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-58.00% +50.00%
Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.49% 12.69% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 18
Average daily rate £313 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £188 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 14
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 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £144.25 £23.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.44%
MS Project
Cambridgeshire

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 22 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 22 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 (53.85%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Publishing
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Spotfire
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.69%) PMP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Spotfire
General
1 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Project Office Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Office Support
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
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