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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 30 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.59% 2.13% 0.48%
As % of the Applications category 14.81% 17.65% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £490 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £28.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-27.33% -17.03%
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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
27 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.76% 12.06% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 13
Average daily rate £350 £490 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £325 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £586 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £22.35 £17.48 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.89% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.94 £13.35 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.44 £17.48 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -0.82%

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 23 January 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 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (50.00%) Automotive
3 5 (41.67%) ERP
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (16.67%) PMI
6 2 (16.67%) PMP
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (16.67%) CA
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Documentum
6 2 (16.67%) Cadence
6 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) PgMP
6 2 (16.67%) APMP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 6 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Document Management
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PgMP
1 2 (16.67%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) Primavera
3 2 (16.67%) Cadence
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle