The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 52 72 63
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.51% 0.74% 1.24%
As % of the Applications category 15.00% 7.89% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £475 £303 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.02% +44.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £285 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £321 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.88% +56.25%
MS Project
East of England

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

Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
60 76 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.03% 9.36% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 46
Median daily rate £350 £308 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% +14.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £393 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 13
Median hourly rate £12.27 £12.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% -44.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.50 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +17 4 £475 +57.02%
Peterborough - 2 - -
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
2 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) PMP
5 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) MS Project Server
7 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
7 3 (15.79%) JIRA
7 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (10.53%) PMI
8 2 (10.53%) CCNA
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
8 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
8 2 (10.53%) LAN
8 2 (10.53%) Adobe
8 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (21.05%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Acrobat
3 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Primavera
2 1 (5.26%) Lawson
2 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) NFC
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Planning Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
3 2 (10.53%) Security Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) OAuth
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) RESTful
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
7 2 (10.53%) API Design
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Escalation Management
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (5.26%) Coaching
8 1 (5.26%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
2 5 (26.32%) PMP
3 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (10.53%) APMP
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GCP
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) CODA
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Sun