The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 43 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 8 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.72% 2.25% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 6.35% 17.95% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £450 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £428 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £356 £364
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £41.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £31.40 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-29.49% +99.36%
MS Project
East of England

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

Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
126 78 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.10% 12.56% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 40 34
Median daily rate £300 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 24 26
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Brentwood -1 1 - -
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) MS Visio
3 9 (50.00%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 7 (38.89%) User Stories
5 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
5 7 (38.89%) Confluence
6 6 (33.33%) SWOT Analysis
6 6 (33.33%) Banking
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 6 (33.33%) Analytics
7 5 (27.78%) Business Analytics
7 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
8 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
8 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 4 (22.22%) Change Control
8 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) VPN
9 3 (16.67%) Firewall
9 3 (16.67%) MS Office
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (38.89%) Confluence
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) SAS
4 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Visio
2 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Summit
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Automotive
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 5 (27.78%) IT Manager
4 5 (27.78%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Finance Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Finance Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Finance Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Planner
7 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 7 (38.89%) Business Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) User Stories
4 6 (33.33%) Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 6 (33.33%) SWOT Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) Business Analytics
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) Change Control
6 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
6 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
7 2 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Management
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCDA
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) GSEC
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Infor
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) SAP