The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 13 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Project 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.82% 1.98% 3.08%
As % of the Applications category 19.05% 13.79% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £288 £253 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.86% +18.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.35
% change year-on-year
- +72.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Applications Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 25.30% 14.36% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 7
Median daily rate £325 £280 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £253 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £413 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 6
Median hourly rate - £36.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +113.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

MS Project
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Crawley region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Defect Management
3 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) CCTV
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Planview
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Defect Management
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Planview