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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 80 80 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 21 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.28% 0.74% 1.27%
As % of the Applications category 10.82% 5.98% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 6
Average daily rate
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£336 £416 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.22% +32.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £409 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +122.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.06 £19.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+26.63% -42.42%
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
194 184 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.79% 12.39% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 58 37
Average daily rate £300 £173 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -45.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £70 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 53 46
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £72.50 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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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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 9 £500 - 4
Leicestershire +5 5 £310 - 2
Northamptonshire +1 4 £225 -47.05%
Derbyshire -3 3 - - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £265 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (47.50%) Project Management
2 18 (45.00%) PRINCE2
2 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (32.50%) Finance
5 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (22.50%) MS Office
6 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (10.00%) Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) Legal
8 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.00%) Migration
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
9 3 (7.50%) SAP
9 3 (7.50%) Oracle
9 3 (7.50%) Windows
9 3 (7.50%) Retail
9 3 (7.50%) Degree
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.00%) FCoE
10 2 (5.00%) F5
10 2 (5.00%) High Availability
10 2 (5.00%) iSCSI

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.00%) iPlanet
2 2 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (22.50%) MS Office
3 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.50%) Primavera
2 1 (2.50%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) FCoE
1 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (5.00%) NAS
1 2 (5.00%) VLAN
1 2 (5.00%) LDAP
1 2 (5.00%) WAN
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Project Coordinator
2 6 (15.00%) Coordinator
3 4 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Project Planner
3 4 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Business Change Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Programme Planner
4 3 (7.50%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) AIX
2 2 (5.00%) HPUX
2 2 (5.00%) Solaris
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Project Management
2 18 (45.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) High Availability
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.00%) Release Management
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Time Management
7 2 (5.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.00%) Change Control
7 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C-shell
1 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.00%) Korn
1 2 (5.00%) Perl
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
1 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.50%) PMP
5 1 (2.50%) APMP
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (5.00%) Samba
1 2 (5.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.50%) OVSD
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) F5
3 2 (5.00%) Opsware
3 2 (5.00%) PlateSpin
3 2 (5.00%) Cognos
3 2 (5.00%) Sun
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Veritas
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
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