The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 17 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 16 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.35% 4.30% 2.11%
As % of the Applications category 30.19% 25.00% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 52 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 17.73% 17.22% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 11
Average daily rate £375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.48 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% -53.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Project Management
4 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) PRINCE
6 6 (25.00%) Automotive
6 6 (25.00%) Dependency Management
7 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
7 5 (20.83%) SAP
8 4 (16.67%) ERP
8 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.50%) JIRA
9 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (12.50%) ITIL
9 3 (12.50%) Change Management
10 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 2 (8.33%) Service Management
10 2 (8.33%) VCP4
10 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (8.33%) MS Project Server
10 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
10 2 (8.33%) Change Control

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 6 (25.00%) Automotive
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
1 7 (29.17%) Planning Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Project Planner
3 1 (4.17%) Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Project Officer
3 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) PMI
1 1 (4.17%) Wiki
1 1 (4.17%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Project Management
3 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
4 8 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 6 (25.00%) Dependency Management
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 4 (16.67%) ERP
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Change Control
8 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.33%) Coaching
8 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) VCP4
2 1 (4.17%) APMP
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) P3O
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) Primavera
3 1 (4.17%) Cadence