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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 75 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 23 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.45% 0.90% 1.24%
As % of the Applications category 14.20% 6.40% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 12
Average daily rate £475 £328 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.03% +13.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £216 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £465 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.17 £20.35 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+82.69% -3.11%
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
162 203 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.21% 14.00% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 97 165
Average daily rate £300 £263 £75
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +250.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £77 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 46
Average hourly rate £13.60 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.29% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.05 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.40 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -4.47%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 12 £490 +3.15% 4
Northamptonshire +12 4 £375 +11.52%
Derbyshire - 3 £375 - 1
Leicestershire -9 1 £280 -6.66% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 20 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (42.50%) Project Management
3 15 (37.50%) Finance
4 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
5 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (17.50%) PMI Certification
7 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (15.00%) MS Office
8 6 (15.00%) Degree
9 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.50%) PMI
9 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
9 5 (12.50%) Change Management
10 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (10.00%) CRM
10 4 (10.00%) QA
10 4 (10.00%) Marketing
10 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (10.00%) Smart Meter
10 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.50%) Line Management
11 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.50%) Time Management
11 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
11 3 (7.50%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (15.00%) MS Office
4 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) NAS
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Front Office
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
5 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Project Officer
3 8 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Change Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Smart Metering Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.00%) PMO Officer
7 2 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) CSS3
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) HTML5
2 1 (2.50%) RESTful
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) XSD
2 1 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) PMI
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) HPUX
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Solaris
2 1 (2.50%) SUSE
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (42.50%) Project Management
3 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
6 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.50%) Line Management
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.50%) Time Management
8 2 (5.00%) Coaching
8 2 (5.00%) Product Management
8 2 (5.00%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) PMI Certification
1 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (15.00%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.00%) PMP
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Informatica
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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