The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 89 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 12 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.75% 1.77% 1.56%
As % of the Applications category 7.27% 14.08% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 11
Median daily rate £405 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.86% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £115 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £471 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +36.50%
MS Project
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
165 206 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.27% 12.61% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 85 108
Median daily rate £338 £219 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £115 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £407 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 50 41
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.16 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £18.63 £20.00
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 the East Midlands

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Derbyshire -3 4 £475 +167.60%
Nottinghamshire -15 3 £418 +19.28% 2
Northamptonshire -8 1 £225 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £325 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 26 (68.42%) MS Excel
2 18 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 15 (39.47%) Project Management
4 13 (34.21%) MS Visio
5 11 (28.95%) MS Office
5 11 (28.95%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
9 5 (13.16%) Coaching
10 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.53%) Release Management
10 4 (10.53%) Product Management
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL
11 3 (7.89%) SOA
11 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
11 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
11 3 (7.89%) Service Management
11 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
11 3 (7.89%) Scrum
11 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
11 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
11 3 (7.89%) Data Management
11 3 (7.89%) Test Management
11 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (68.42%) MS Excel
2 13 (34.21%) MS Visio
3 11 (28.95%) MS Office
4 9 (23.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) ATM
1 1 (2.63%) FTP
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) GIS
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Coordinator
4 5 (13.16%) Programme Planner
5 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Change Coordinator
5 4 (10.53%) PMO Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Business Integration Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (7.89%) Project Officer
6 3 (7.89%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Support Officer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (2.63%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.63%) Tandem
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) PRINCE2
2 15 (39.47%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Coaching
5 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) ITIL
6 4 (10.53%) Product Management
6 4 (10.53%) Release Management
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) Data Management
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) SAP