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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
England / East of England
Rank 89 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 32 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.47% 1.68% 1.32%
As % of the Applications category 13.85% 12.38% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 20
Median daily rate £395 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +45.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £41.66 £23.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.38% +58.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.14 £20.35
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +82.52%

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
231 315 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.64% 13.60% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 155 150
Median daily rate £300 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £145 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 81 69
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -3 15 £270 -37.20%
Hertfordshire -8 9 £450 -12.19%
Cambridgeshire -9 3 £223 -46.06% 2
Suffolk -9 3 £463 +2.77% 1
Bedfordshire +6 2 £563 +18.42%
MS Project
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 33 (43.42%) MS Excel
2 28 (36.84%) Project Management
3 27 (35.53%) PRINCE2
4 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
4 25 (32.89%) Finance
5 19 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (19.74%) MS PowerPoint
8 14 (18.42%) Manufacturing
8 14 (18.42%) MS Office
9 13 (17.11%) MS Visio
9 13 (17.11%) Configuration Management
10 12 (15.79%) Automotive
10 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.79%) Project Planning
10 12 (15.79%) Office 365
11 11 (14.47%) Change Control
11 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
11 11 (14.47%) Change Management
12 10 (13.16%) Time Management
13 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (11.84%) Advertising
13 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (10.53%) Retail
14 8 (10.53%) Supplier Management
14 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
15 7 (9.21%) JIRA
16 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
16 6 (7.89%) .NET

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 19 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.58%) CMS
3 4 (5.26%) Confluence
4 3 (3.95%) MS Project Server
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (43.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (19.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (18.42%) MS Office
4 13 (17.11%) MS Visio
5 4 (5.26%) AutoCAD
6 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.32%) Primavera
2 1 (1.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) JIRA
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 14 (18.42%) Manufacturing
3 12 (15.79%) Automotive
4 9 (11.84%) Advertising
5 8 (10.53%) Retail
6 5 (6.58%) Billing
7 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Project Manager
2 11 (14.47%) Analyst
3 10 (13.16%) PMO Lead
4 8 (10.53%) Administrator
4 8 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 8 (10.53%) Technical Project Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Project Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) IT Manager
6 6 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Documentation Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Programme Planner
8 4 (5.26%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Project Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Project Officer
8 4 (5.26%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (5.26%) Support Officer
9 3 (3.95%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Facilities Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.63%) Middleware
2 2 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) Ajax
3 1 (1.32%) J2EE
3 1 (1.32%) JSON
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.58%) e-Learning
3 5 (6.58%) PMI
4 1 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.32%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Windows
1 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.32%) Solaris
2 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Project Management
2 27 (35.53%) PRINCE2
3 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (17.11%) Configuration Management
5 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 11 (14.47%) Change Control
6 11 (14.47%) Change Management
7 10 (13.16%) Time Management
8 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.53%) Supplier Management
8 8 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.58%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (6.58%) Content Development
10 5 (6.58%) Content Management
10 5 (6.58%) Contingency Planning
10 5 (6.58%) Critical Path Analysis
10 5 (6.58%) Planning and Forecasting
10 5 (6.58%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) R
3 1 (1.32%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (6.58%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.58%) PMP
2 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.95%) Degree
4 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) APMP
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.95%) HP
2 3 (3.95%) NGA Human Resources
2 3 (3.95%) SAP
3 2 (2.63%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) iManage
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) Teradata
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