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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 37 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing MS Project 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.31% 2.14% -
As % of the Applications category 2.63% 26.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-37.14% +4.47%
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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
38 23 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.88% 8.21% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 22
Average daily rate £350 £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.44% -9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.50 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £28.25 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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
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 27 February 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) DECT
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) BPR
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) TETRA
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DECT
1 1 (25.00%) TETRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) BPR
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (25.00%) V-Model
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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