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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 53 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.03% 0.89% 2.66%
As % of the Applications category 10.53% 9.64% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Median daily rate £314 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £268 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £310 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £17.05
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.69%
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 Glasgow region.

Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
57 83 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.76% 9.21% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 42 31
Median daily rate £291 £288 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.04% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £145 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £423 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 10
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.25 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% -31.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 1 October 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Altiris
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (23.08%) Server Building
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Replication
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Build Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Requirements Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Requirements Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Server Building
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Conflict Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Altiris
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter