The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
South West / Devon
Rank 37 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.18% 0.40% 2.33%
As % of the Applications category 26.09% 4.55% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Median daily rate £500 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.24 £40.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +86.04%

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

Applications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 22 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 8.36% 8.76% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 13
Median daily rate £278 £434 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.02% +33.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £218 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £468 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £25.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% -52.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Devon

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 6 £500 -
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Devon region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
3 4 (44.44%) PMO
3 4 (44.44%) ERP
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) MS Project Server
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Primavera
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (11.11%) IFS

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (44.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Primavera
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) IFS