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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 49 29 7
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -22
Contract jobs citing MS Project 1 2 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.40% 1.21% 17.81%
As % of the Applications category 5.00% 11.11% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 23
Median daily rate - £730 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +25.00%
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
20 18 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 8.06% 10.91% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 35
Median daily rate £475 £350 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £253 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £730 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 21 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
1 4 (57.14%) Critical Path Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Social Media
4 1 (14.29%) iPad
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Facebook
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Levelling

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 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
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%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Planner
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Critical Path Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Levelling
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Facebook