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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 74 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Project 21 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 1.69% 1.64%
As % of the Applications category 18.58% 20.15% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 15
Median daily rate £300 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £246 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £420 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £31.40 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-30.63% +96.25%
MS Project
Scotland

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
113 134 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.94% 8.41% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 78 77
Median daily rate £300 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £15.82 £10.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.15% -44.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 46 (77.97%) Finance
2 33 (55.93%) Banking
3 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
4 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
5 20 (33.90%) MS Visio
6 17 (28.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (27.12%) MS Office
7 16 (27.12%) Retail
8 15 (25.42%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
9 12 (20.34%) Project Management
10 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
10 11 (18.64%) Law
10 11 (18.64%) Retail Banking
10 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
11 6 (10.17%) JIRA
12 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.47%) Sitecore
12 5 (8.47%) Scrum
12 5 (8.47%) ITIL
12 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (6.78%) Process Management
13 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
13 4 (6.78%) Migration
13 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
14 3 (5.08%) Programme Governance
14 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
14 3 (5.08%) Change Control

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 12 (20.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (38.98%) MS Excel
2 20 (33.90%) MS Visio
3 16 (27.12%) MS Office
4 15 (25.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.39%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.69%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) LAN
1 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) JIRA
General
1 46 (77.97%) Finance
2 33 (55.93%) Banking
3 16 (27.12%) Retail
4 11 (18.64%) Law
4 11 (18.64%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Analyst
2 18 (30.51%) Project Manager
3 12 (20.34%) PMO Analyst
4 11 (18.64%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Service Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Change Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Project Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (6.78%) PMO Planner
8 4 (6.78%) Programme Planner
8 4 (6.78%) Project Planner
9 3 (5.08%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Junior
9 3 (5.08%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Junior Change Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Junior Financial Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Junior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (20.34%) Project Management
3 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.47%) ITIL
4 5 (8.47%) Scrum
5 4 (6.78%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
5 4 (6.78%) Process Management
5 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
5 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (5.08%) Change Control
6 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.08%) Programme Governance
6 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Analytics
7 2 (3.39%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.39%) APMP
2 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) EMC
4 2 (3.39%) Niku
4 2 (3.39%) Planview
4 2 (3.39%) Trillium
5 1 (1.69%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.69%) Google
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