The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 91 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Project 38 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.53% 1.35% 1.53%
As % of the Applications category 11.41% 11.88% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 27
Median daily rate £425 £323 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £129 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £541 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 £13.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+201.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £16.25 £16.55
% change year-on-year
+75.38% -1.81%
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 of England region.

Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
333 320 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.38% 11.38% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 146 235
Median daily rate £325 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £461 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 67 77
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.37 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.39
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.75%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Hertfordshire +4 18 £388 -13.88% 4
Essex +8 13 £456 +52.08% 3
Norfolk - 3 £200 - 2
Cambridgeshire +17 2 £475 +39.70% 3
Suffolk - 2 £550 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 of England region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 35 (50.72%) Project Management
2 34 (49.28%) MS Excel
3 25 (36.23%) PRINCE2
4 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 22 (31.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (28.99%) Finance
6 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (21.74%) Change Management
7 15 (21.74%) MS Visio
8 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
8 12 (17.39%) MS Office
8 12 (17.39%) JIRA
9 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
10 10 (14.49%) Automotive
11 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (13.04%) Retail
11 9 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
11 9 (13.04%) Waterfall
11 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (11.59%) Project Planning
12 8 (11.59%) CRM
13 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
13 7 (10.14%) Supplier Management
13 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
13 7 (10.14%) Scrum
13 7 (10.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 6 (8.70%) Content Development
14 6 (8.70%) Change Control
14 6 (8.70%) MS Project Server
14 6 (8.70%) Time Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.70%) CMS
2 6 (8.70%) MS Project Server
3 5 (7.25%) Confluence
4 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (49.28%) MS Excel
2 15 (21.74%) MS Visio
3 12 (17.39%) MS Office
4 9 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.45%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Summit
3 1 (1.45%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.45%) Lawson
3 1 (1.45%) Primavera
3 1 (1.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Firewall
2 3 (4.35%) VPN
2 3 (4.35%) WAN
3 2 (2.90%) Extranet
3 2 (2.90%) LAN
3 2 (2.90%) Network Security
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.45%) SAN
4 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) JIRA
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Automotive
3 9 (13.04%) Retail
4 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
5 6 (8.70%) Advertising
5 6 (8.70%) Billing
6 4 (5.80%) Banking
6 4 (5.80%) Legal
7 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 12 (17.39%) IT Manager
2 12 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Technical Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Documentation Manager
5 6 (8.70%) PMO Lead
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Finance Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Finance Project Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) IT Finance Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Administrator
9 2 (2.90%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) Web Services
3 2 (2.90%) JSON
3 2 (2.90%) OAuth
3 2 (2.90%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) RESTful
3 2 (2.90%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.45%) COM
4 1 (1.45%) LAMP
4 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) e-Learning
4 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) PMI
6 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.45%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Project Management
2 25 (36.23%) PRINCE2
3 22 (31.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (21.74%) Change Management
6 9 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 8 (11.59%) CRM
7 8 (11.59%) Project Planning
8 7 (10.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.14%) Scrum
8 7 (10.14%) Supplier Management
9 6 (8.70%) Change Control
9 6 (8.70%) Content Development
9 6 (8.70%) Content Management
9 6 (8.70%) ITIL
9 6 (8.70%) Time Management
10 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.25%) Planning and Forecasting
10 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.25%) CCNA
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) PMP
3 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.35%) CCDA
4 3 (4.35%) CCNP
5 2 (2.90%) APMP
6 1 (1.45%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.45%) GCP
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) SAP
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco
3 3 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (2.90%) NGA Human Resources
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.45%) CODA
5 1 (1.45%) iManage
5 1 (1.45%) Infor
5 1 (1.45%) Rally
5 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.45%) Sun
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