The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 46 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Project 22 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.89% 1.38% 2.35%
As % of the Applications category 29.33% 9.18% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Average daily rate
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£348 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £345 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -40.74%
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Scotland

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

Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
75 98 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.84% 15.08% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 46 44
Average daily rate £258 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £113 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.42% -40.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 9 (26.47%) Project Planning
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Line Management
5 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.59%) PMI Certification
6 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 6 (17.65%) Finance
7 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (14.71%) PMI
7 5 (14.71%) Primavera
7 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
8 4 (11.76%) SQL
8 4 (11.76%) Genesys
8 4 (11.76%) MS Office
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (8.82%) IVR
9 3 (8.82%) MS Project Server
9 3 (8.82%) Change Control
10 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.88%) Marketing
10 2 (5.88%) QA
10 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) MS Project Server
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
2 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (11.76%) MS Office
4 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Project Planner
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Project Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Junior
5 1 (2.94%) Business Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Project Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) PMI
2 3 (8.82%) IVR
3 2 (5.88%) Economics
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Project Management
2 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 9 (26.47%) Project Planning
4 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (20.59%) Line Management
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Change Control
8 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.94%) Workflow
9 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.94%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.94%) OO
9 1 (2.94%) CRM
9 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.94%) Wealth Management
9 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (2.94%) Release Management
9 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) PMI Certification
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Primavera
3 4 (11.76%) Genesys
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Altiris
5 1 (2.94%) T-Plan
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