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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 50 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.26% 1.54% 0.75%
As % of the Applications category 4.84% 13.33% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £450 £290 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -35.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
-10.40% +1.36%
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 £22.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.34% +65.26%
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
124 75 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.94% 11.57% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 39
Median daily rate £300 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £165 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 22 30
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 29 June 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) JIRA
2 11 (57.89%) MS Visio
3 9 (47.37%) Confluence
3 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
3 9 (47.37%) User Stories
4 7 (36.84%) Analytics
4 7 (36.84%) Business Process Mapping
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) SWOT Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
4 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 6 (31.58%) Business Analytics
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
7 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) Change Control
7 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) CCNP
9 2 (10.53%) CCNA

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 9 (47.37%) Confluence
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) SAS
4 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Visio
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Summit
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Business Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
4 6 (31.58%) IT Manager
4 6 (31.58%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Finance Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) IT Finance Manager
6 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) User Stories
2 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
3 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 7 (36.84%) Business Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Business Process Mapping
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) SWOT Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Business Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
6 4 (21.05%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
6 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.53%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) CRM
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCDA
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) CCNP
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) GSEC
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Infor
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
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