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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 40 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 14 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.37% 3.96% 2.57%
As % of the Applications category 18.67% 21.74% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 3
Median daily rate £363 £360 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £40.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year
+6.18% +91.18%

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
75 69 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.07% 18.21% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 47 11
Median daily rate £410 £338 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.48% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £421 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -50.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £16.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £11.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +13.79%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 26 (83.87%) MS Excel
2 17 (54.84%) Project Management
3 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
4 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (35.48%) Project Planning
6 10 (32.26%) MS Office
6 10 (32.26%) MS Visio
6 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
7 7 (22.58%) Time Management
8 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) Line Management
9 5 (16.13%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
11 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (9.68%) BT
11 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
11 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.68%) Marketing
11 3 (9.68%) Change Management
11 3 (9.68%) BPR
11 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
11 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (9.68%) People Management
11 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
11 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (9.68%) Contingency Planning

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (83.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 10 (32.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) G Suite
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) Skype
2 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Project Manager
1 8 (25.81%) Project Planner
2 6 (19.35%) Project Officer
2 6 (19.35%) Project Support Officer
2 6 (19.35%) Support Officer
3 5 (16.13%) PMO Planner
4 3 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Planner
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Planning Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Resource Manager
6 1 (3.23%) ICT Manager
6 1 (3.23%) ICT Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Project Support Coordinator
6 1 (3.23%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) pSOS
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (35.48%) Project Planning
4 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
5 7 (22.58%) Time Management
6 5 (16.13%) Line Management
7 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.68%) BPR
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) Contingency Planning
8 3 (9.68%) People Management
8 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.45%) Information Management
9 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
9 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) BT
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) McKesson