The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cheltenham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 19 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 4 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.45% - 3.20%
As % of the Applications category 19.05% - 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £250 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £336 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.80% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £32.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-12.97% -9.02%
Applications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 1 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.10% 1.39% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 15
Average daily rate £213 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £425 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Project
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MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

MS Project
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Officer
1 3 (75.00%) Project Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft