The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 42 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.14% 2.76% 4.65%
As % of the Applications category 20.69% 23.53% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £325 £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £388 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £535 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.88% +56.25%
MS Project
London

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

Applications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 10.32% 11.72% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 19
Median daily rate £325 £469 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +61.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £322 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £550 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

MS Project
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) Critical Path Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) iPad
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Facebook

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planner
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Planner
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Critical Path Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Facebook