The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Coventry 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 38 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.30% 1.52% 1.54%
As % of the Applications category 9.80% 9.09% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £37.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-56.00% +50.00%
Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
51 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.25% 16.75% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 17
Average daily rate £275 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £98 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 4
Average hourly rate £17.68 £37.80 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.24% +228.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.21 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +1.36%
MS Project
West Midlands

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
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 11 July 2014, 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 17 (68.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Automotive
4 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (28.00%) Change Management
5 7 (28.00%) MS Office
5 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) Visualisation
6 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (24.00%) Progress
6 6 (24.00%) CAD
6 6 (24.00%) Six Sigma
6 6 (24.00%) Publishing
6 6 (24.00%) CATIA
6 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (24.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (16.00%) Fat Client
8 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (16.00%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
8 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (16.00%) BT
8 4 (16.00%) MPLS
8 4 (16.00%) BCP
8 4 (16.00%) Thin Client
8 4 (16.00%) LAN

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) MS Office
3 6 (24.00%) CATIA
4 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.00%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
1 4 (16.00%) MPLS
1 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (16.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) AdminStudio
1 2 (8.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 10 (40.00%) Automotive
2 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) Publishing
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Project Planner
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Packager
3 2 (8.00%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) SAP P2P Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Lead
4 1 (4.00%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Office Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.00%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (8.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (16.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (16.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (24.00%) Six Sigma
3 6 (24.00%) CAD
3 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (16.00%) BCP
4 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (12.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (8.00%) Software Distribution
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Progress
3 4 (16.00%) BT
3 4 (16.00%) Avaya
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) Primavera