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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 77 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Project 21 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.31% 1.50% 1.24%
As % of the Applications category 14.38% 13.11% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 8
Median daily rate £335 £288 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.52% -20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £115 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.88% +56.25%
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
146 183 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.14% 11.45% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 81 89
Median daily rate £350 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £115 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £407 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 48
Median hourly rate £10.88 £12.50 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -6.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.17 £19.02 £72.50
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Nottinghamshire -6 8 £335 -10.66% 1
Derbyshire +7 4 £475 +167.60%
Northamptonshire -8 1 £225 +2.85% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £325 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 27 (52.94%) PRINCE2
3 23 (45.10%) Project Management
4 16 (31.37%) MS Visio
4 16 (31.37%) Finance
5 14 (27.45%) MS Office
6 13 (25.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (13.73%) Project Planning
10 7 (13.73%) Coaching
10 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
11 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (11.76%) Product Management
12 5 (9.80%) QA
12 5 (9.80%) PRINCE
12 5 (9.80%) ITIL
12 5 (9.80%) Change Management
13 4 (7.84%) SDLC
13 4 (7.84%) Release Management
13 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
13 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
14 3 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
14 3 (5.88%) Logistics
14 3 (5.88%) Data Management
14 3 (5.88%) Test Planning
14 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
14 3 (5.88%) Test Management

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 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 16 (31.37%) MS Visio
3 14 (27.45%) MS Office
4 13 (25.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) ATM
1 1 (1.96%) FTP
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
1 1 (1.96%) LAN
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.96%) WAN
1 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) GIS
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Coordinator
3 6 (11.76%) Project Officer
4 5 (9.80%) Change Coordinator
4 5 (9.80%) PMO Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Programme Planner
4 5 (9.80%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (9.80%) Support Officer
5 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Business Integration Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Flash
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Life Science
3 1 (1.96%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) Tandem
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) PRINCE2
2 23 (45.10%) Project Management
3 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.73%) Coaching
5 7 (13.73%) Project Planning
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (11.76%) Product Management
7 5 (9.80%) Change Management
7 5 (9.80%) ITIL
7 5 (9.80%) PRINCE
8 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.84%) Release Management
8 4 (7.84%) SDLC
9 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.88%) Test Planning
9 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.96%) APMP
3 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) P3O
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Citrix