The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 62 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 1.15% 1.59%
As % of the Applications category 18.37% 15.24% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 15
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.14 £17.67
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +110.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
49 105 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.02% 7.53% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 72 83
Median daily rate £350 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £160 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £34.00
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 Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
5 7 (38.89%) APMP
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
9 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
9 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
9 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) Change Control
9 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Trello
9 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (5.56%) Power BI
10 1 (5.56%) Programme Governance
10 1 (5.56%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (5.56%) Coaching
10 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
10 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Trello
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Power BI
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior PMO
5 1 (5.56%) Senior PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) APMP
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Mitel
2 1 (5.56%) Niku
2 1 (5.56%) Planview
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