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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank - 28 32
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 3.24% 0.76%
As % of the Applications category - 17.02% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £188 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £17.05
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.69%
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
23 47 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.90% 19.03% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 16
Median daily rate £350 £170 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £120 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Change Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Change Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Change Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP