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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 99 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 39 55 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.29% 1.80% 1.63%
As % of the Applications category 11.27% 11.88% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £428 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +49.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £373 £349
% change year-on-year
-6.71% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Average hourly rate £28.45 £21.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.47% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £13.80 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.82 £21.40 £40.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -49.29%
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
346 463 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 11.43% 15.13% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 235 140
Average daily rate £290 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 74 75
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.60 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +0.81%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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
Essex +7 14 £300 -4.76% 1
Hertfordshire +4 10 £513 +19.18% 2
Bedfordshire -9 7 £195 -58.94% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 5 £425 +102.38% 4
East Anglia - 2 £118 -
Suffolk - 1 £400 -
MS Project
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 38 (48.72%) Project Management
2 35 (44.87%) MS Excel
3 30 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 28 (35.90%) MS Office
5 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 25 (32.05%) SharePoint
7 17 (21.79%) Finance
8 13 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 11 (14.10%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (12.82%) MS Visio
11 9 (11.54%) ITIL
11 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (11.54%) Retail
11 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (11.54%) Coaching
12 8 (10.26%) Migration
13 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (8.97%) PMI Certification
13 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (7.69%) Time Management
14 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
14 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
14 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 6 (7.69%) Internet
14 6 (7.69%) Windows
15 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
15 5 (6.41%) Programme Management
15 5 (6.41%) Scrum

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 25 (32.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (44.87%) MS Excel
2 28 (35.90%) MS Office
3 11 (14.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (12.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Internet
2 5 (6.41%) Intranet
3 3 (3.85%) Extranet
4 2 (2.56%) LAN
4 2 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (1.28%) FTP
5 1 (1.28%) VPN
5 1 (1.28%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Retail
3 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.13%) Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Publishing
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.28%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.28%) French Language
6 1 (1.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Project Manager
2 17 (21.79%) Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) Administrator
4 9 (11.54%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Project Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Project Planner
6 5 (6.41%) Project Support Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Coordinator
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) PMO Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Lean Practitioner
9 2 (2.56%) Programme Administrator
9 2 (2.56%) Progress DBA
9 2 (2.56%) Firmware Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (2.56%) DBA
9 2 (2.56%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
1 2 (2.56%) XML
1 2 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.28%) SOAP
2 1 (1.28%) EDI
2 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.28%) WCF
2 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) PMI
3 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.85%) Statistics
4 2 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.56%) FMCG
4 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.56%) NHS
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) VHDL
5 1 (1.28%) Tandem
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) EPoS
5 1 (1.28%) iSeries
5 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Project Management
2 30 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 13 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.54%) ITIL
4 9 (11.54%) Coaching
5 8 (10.26%) Migration
6 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.69%) Time Management
7 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.41%) Programme Management
8 5 (6.41%) Scrum
8 5 (6.41%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.41%) Change Management
9 4 (5.13%) CRM
9 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.85%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) C#
2 2 (2.56%) Java
2 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 7 (8.97%) PMI Certification
2 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) PMP
4 3 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.28%) PgMP
5 1 (1.28%) MCTS
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) MCP
5 1 (1.28%) MCSD
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.28%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) SAP
3 2 (2.56%) Progress
3 2 (2.56%) HP
3 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.56%) Xilinx
3 2 (2.56%) hybris
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) Tableau
4 1 (1.28%) Planview
4 1 (1.28%) CA
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) Cognos
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