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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 36 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Project 8 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.05% 1.36% 2.89%
As % of the Applications category 16.00% 7.35% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £303 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -25.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £358 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
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
50 68 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.79% 18.48% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 15
Median daily rate £325 £290 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +34.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £125 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £380 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 7
Median hourly rate £19.25 £21.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.46% -31.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £43.00 £37.55
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 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
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 4 May 2016.

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 4 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 7 (43.75%) MS Project Server
5 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) APMP
7 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (12.50%) PMP
8 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Smartcard
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) CRM
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 2 (12.50%) Computer Science

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 7 (43.75%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
3 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) NFC
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Planning Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Controller
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Online Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) Smartcard
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Document Management
7 1 (6.25%) Escalation Management
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) APMP
3 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter