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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 32 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.10% 1.51% 3.43%
As % of the Applications category 11.54% 10.00% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Median daily rate £288 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.05% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £343 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £343 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -12.50%
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
26 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 9.56% 15.08% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 14
Median daily rate £278 £180 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -48.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £362 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -33.33%
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 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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bournemouth -8 2 £295 -13.94%
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 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