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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank - 29 21
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 1.85% 6.58%
As % of the Applications category - 12.50% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
MS Project
South West

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
22 32 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 12.57% 14.81% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 30
Median daily rate £248 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.28% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £250 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -34.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.92 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £15.30 £175.00
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 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
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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Practice Management
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Capybara
2 1 (33.33%) LexisNexis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Capybara
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Practice Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) LexisNexis