The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank - 26 22
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.47% 2.63%
As % of the Applications category - 3.03% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £343 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.78% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +19.73%
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 Dorset region.

Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.15% 15.57% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 12
Median daily rate £163 £188 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £109 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £336 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +77.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

MS Project
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Planview
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior PMO
2 1 (20.00%) Senior PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ION Trading
1 1 (20.00%) Planview