The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 30 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.38% 0.92% 3.15%
As % of the Applications category 17.65% 10.53% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Median daily rate £225 £257 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £324 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +36.50%
MS Project
South Wales

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

Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
34 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.49% 8.76% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 25
Median daily rate £321 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £181 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £10.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -3.30%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Project
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) MCAD
3 1 (16.67%) MCSD
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Controller
3 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Project Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 2 (33.33%) ISMS
1 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCAD
1 1 (16.67%) MCSD
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft