The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 24 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.29% 1.46% 2.70%
As % of the Applications category 27.27% 14.29% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £613 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.80% -3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.14 £21.42
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +73.34%

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

Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.40% 10.22% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 21
Median daily rate £500 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £311 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +9.16%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) Confluence
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
5 1 (14.29%) Information Management
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian