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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.93% 2.38% -
As % of the Applications category 15.79% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£334 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £21.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -37.77%
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
38 45 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 12.22% 21.43% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 4
Average daily rate £234 £170 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £133 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.57 £24.75 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.27% +92.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £22.55 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £26.95 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -13 2 £184 -38.75%
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (65.00%) Project Management
3 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) MS Office
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (10.00%) MS Project Server
10 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (10.00%) APMP
10 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
11 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (5.00%) P3O
11 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
11 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
11 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Summit
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (10.00%) Project Officer
2 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (10.00%) Planning Manager
2 2 (10.00%) PMO Lead
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Support Officer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Support Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Office Support
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Project Planner
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Project Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Planner
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Office Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (65.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) APMP
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) P3O
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft