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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 101 113 96
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Project 32 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.28% 1.20% 1.79%
As % of the Applications category 8.77% 10.39% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 35
Median daily rate £425 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £124 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £39.00 £28.45 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.08% +35.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £13.05 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.82 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +34.37%
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
365 356 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.58% 11.54% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 159 237
Median daily rate £325 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £445 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 88 74
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £34.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 30 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

MS Project Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 August 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
Essex +6 14 £450 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire +7 11 £388 -24.39%
Cambridgeshire +22 6 £475 +11.76% 3
Suffolk +5 1 £463 +15.62% 1
MS Project
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 34 (56.67%) Project Management
2 27 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 26 (43.33%) PRINCE2
4 23 (38.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (31.67%) Finance
8 16 (26.67%) MS Visio
9 12 (20.00%) Change Management
10 11 (18.33%) JIRA
11 10 (16.67%) CRM
12 9 (15.00%) MS Office
12 9 (15.00%) ITIL
12 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
13 8 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
14 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (11.67%) Supplier Management
14 7 (11.67%) Automotive
14 7 (11.67%) Scrum
14 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (11.67%) Project Planning
14 7 (11.67%) MS Project Server
14 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (10.00%) Degree
15 6 (10.00%) Change Control
15 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
15 6 (10.00%) Banking
16 5 (8.33%) Retail

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 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) MS Project Server
3 5 (8.33%) Confluence
4 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.33%) SAS
6 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 9 (15.00%) MS Office
4 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.67%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.33%) Summit
3 1 (1.67%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.67%) Lawson
3 1 (1.67%) Primavera
3 1 (1.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) VPN
2 3 (5.00%) WAN
3 2 (3.33%) Extranet
3 2 (3.33%) LAN
3 2 (3.33%) Network Security
3 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.67%) SAN
4 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) JIRA
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Automotive
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Retail
5 4 (6.67%) Advertising
5 4 (6.67%) Legal
5 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.00%) Billing
6 3 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (5.00%) Publishing
7 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Project Manager
2 12 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 12 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) PMO Lead
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Documentation Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Finance Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Finance Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) Web Services
3 2 (3.33%) JSON
3 2 (3.33%) OAuth
3 2 (3.33%) REST
3 2 (3.33%) RESTful
3 2 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) COM
4 1 (1.67%) LAMP
4 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) e-Learning
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) PMI
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Project Management
2 26 (43.33%) PRINCE2
3 23 (38.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.00%) Change Management
6 10 (16.67%) CRM
7 9 (15.00%) ITIL
7 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.67%) Project Planning
8 7 (11.67%) Scrum
8 7 (11.67%) Supplier Management
9 6 (10.00%) Change Control
10 5 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.67%) Line Management
11 4 (6.67%) Software Delivery
11 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 4 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (10.00%) Degree
3 5 (8.33%) APMP
3 5 (8.33%) CCNA
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.33%) PMP
4 3 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.00%) CCDA
4 3 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) COBIT
1 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.67%) GCP
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Cisco
2 3 (5.00%) HP
2 3 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) CODA
4 1 (1.67%) Infor
4 1 (1.67%) Rally
4 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.67%) Sun
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