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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 70 89 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -41
Contract jobs citing MS Project 22 11 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.37% 0.69% 2.87%
As % of the Applications category 8.76% 3.27% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 17
Average daily rate
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£315 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £243 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £424 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -33.33%
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
251 336 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.63% 21.04% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 206 77
Average daily rate £250 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £68 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 45 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.09 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £32.25 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +8 8 £431 +13.11% 1
Derbyshire +13 4 £230 -26.40% 2
Leicestershire +15 3 £325 - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £225 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 26 (47.27%) PRINCE2
3 24 (43.64%) Project Management
4 21 (38.18%) MS Excel
5 20 (36.36%) MS Office
6 14 (25.45%) Finance
7 12 (21.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (20.00%) Project Planning
9 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (16.36%) ITIL
9 9 (16.36%) MS Visio
10 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
10 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
10 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
11 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
11 6 (10.91%) Degree
11 6 (10.91%) Google
11 6 (10.91%) Critical Path Analysis
12 5 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (9.09%) Marketing
12 5 (9.09%) Change Control
12 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
13 4 (7.27%) Retail
13 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
13 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
14 3 (5.45%) MS Project Server

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.82%) Lync
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (38.18%) MS Excel
2 20 (36.36%) MS Office
3 12 (21.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (16.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) PBX
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) Extranet
1 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
5 3 (5.45%) Legal
6 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.82%) Electronics
7 1 (1.82%) Billing
7 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.55%) Coordinator
2 8 (14.55%) Project Coordinator
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Programme Coordinator
5 5 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Change Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Change Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Business Change Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Business Change Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Project Planner
8 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Project Officer
8 2 (3.64%) Project Controller
8 2 (3.64%) Project Support Officer
8 2 (3.64%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Programme Planner
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) NHS
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.82%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) PRINCE2
2 24 (43.64%) Project Management
3 11 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.36%) ITIL
5 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
6 6 (10.91%) Critical Path Analysis
6 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 5 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (9.09%) Change Control
8 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.45%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (5.45%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.45%) Change Management
9 3 (5.45%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.45%) PRINCE
10 2 (3.64%) Workflow
10 2 (3.64%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (10.91%) Degree
3 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) APMP
4 2 (3.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) P3O
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Google
3 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Verint
4 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.82%) Remedy
4 1 (1.82%) Primavera
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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