The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 120 125 117
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Project 37 74 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.10% 1.35% 1.47%
As % of the Applications category 11.75% 11.23% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 56
Median daily rate £388 £473 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.98% +23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £643 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.78 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.45% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
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 City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
315 659 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.40% 12.03% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 474 458
Median daily rate £375 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 30
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.57 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.04% -11.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £52.00 £22.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 35 (44.30%) MS Excel
2 34 (43.04%) Finance
3 32 (40.51%) Project Management
4 28 (35.44%) PRINCE2
5 24 (30.38%) Microsoft
6 17 (21.52%) MS Office
6 17 (21.52%) MS Visio
7 16 (20.25%) Banking
8 14 (17.72%) Change Management
9 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.19%) MS PowerPoint
10 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
10 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
11 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (12.66%) Project Planning
12 10 (12.66%) Degree
12 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (11.39%) Risk Management
13 9 (11.39%) SQL
13 9 (11.39%) ITIL
14 7 (8.86%) CRM
14 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
14 7 (8.86%) JIRA
14 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
15 6 (7.59%) Issue Tracking
15 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
15 6 (7.59%) Programme Management
15 6 (7.59%) MS Access
15 6 (7.59%) PMI Certification

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.33%) Confluence
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) Moodle
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (44.30%) MS Excel
2 17 (21.52%) MS Office
2 17 (21.52%) MS Visio
3 12 (15.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.80%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.80%) Primavera
3 2 (2.53%) Maximo
4 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) DNS
1 2 (2.53%) Extranet
1 2 (2.53%) Firewall
1 2 (2.53%) Network Security
1 2 (2.53%) WAN
2 1 (1.27%) LAN
2 1 (1.27%) MPLS
2 1 (1.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) MS Access
3 2 (2.53%) GIS
4 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Artifactory
2 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.53%) Subversion
2 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (43.04%) Finance
2 16 (20.25%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Advertising
5 2 (2.53%) Front Office
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.53%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.27%) French Language
6 1 (1.27%) German Language
6 1 (1.27%) Law
6 1 (1.27%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Project Manager
2 14 (17.72%) Analyst
3 7 (8.86%) Senior Manager
4 6 (7.59%) Project Planner
4 6 (7.59%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (6.33%) Applications Support
5 5 (6.33%) CRM Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Project Officer
5 5 (6.33%) Project Support Officer
6 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) PMO Planner
7 3 (3.80%) Business Change Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.53%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) EDI
1 1 (1.27%) EDIFACT
1 1 (1.27%) SOAP
1 1 (1.27%) Web Services
1 1 (1.27%) XML
1 1 (1.27%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.06%) PMI
4 2 (2.53%) Clustering
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Equities
4 2 (2.53%) Fintech
5 1 (1.27%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.27%) Derivative
5 1 (1.27%) FMCG
5 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.27%) Life Science
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) Tandem
5 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) Unix
3 2 (2.53%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Project Management
2 28 (35.44%) PRINCE2
3 14 (17.72%) Change Management
4 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.66%) Project Planning
7 9 (11.39%) ITIL
7 9 (11.39%) Risk Management
7 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.86%) CRM
9 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.59%) Issue Tracking
9 6 (7.59%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.33%) Investment Management
10 5 (6.33%) Migration
10 5 (6.33%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.06%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.06%) PRINCE
11 4 (5.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.53%) MCSE
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.53%) PMP
6 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) ISEB
7 1 (1.27%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.27%) MiFID
2 1 (1.27%) P3O
2 1 (1.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (2.53%) UAG
2 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.53%) IBM BigFix
1 2 (2.53%) SCOM
1 2 (2.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (30.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.06%) IBM
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.80%) Murex
5 2 (2.53%) BEA
5 2 (2.53%) Black Duck
5 2 (2.53%) Citrix
5 2 (2.53%) CODA
5 2 (2.53%) Coverity
5 2 (2.53%) HP
5 2 (2.53%) SAP
5 2 (2.53%) Syclo
5 2 (2.53%) Symantec
5 2 (2.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.53%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.27%) BT
6 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.27%) webMethods
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