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 31 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 24 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.13% 2.60% 2.52%
As % of the Applications category 15.79% 20.83% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.88% +56.25%
MS Project
London

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
19 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.48% 12.50% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 7
Median daily rate £425 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.58% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £191 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
4 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (55.56%) Banking
5 5 (55.56%) MS Office
6 4 (44.44%) UML
6 4 (44.44%) PMI
6 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
6 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
6 4 (44.44%) MS Project Server
6 4 (44.44%) Budget Control
7 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
8 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (22.22%) Change Control
9 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
9 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
9 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 1 (11.11%) SDLC
9 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
9 1 (11.11%) WFM
9 1 (11.11%) Oracle
9 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning

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 4 (44.44%) MS Project Server
2 1 (11.11%) LiveLink
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Banking Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Business Change Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 3 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Chief Operating Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Portfolio Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Budget Control
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
6 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) WFM
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle