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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 40 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Project 16 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.86% 0.97% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 22.54% 7.59% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 2
Median daily rate £285 £350 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -31.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £202 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.24 £40.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +86.04%

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
71 79 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.70% 12.80% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 48
Median daily rate £268 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £101 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% +90.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

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
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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, 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 17 (73.91%) Project Management
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) PMO
4 11 (47.83%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
7 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
9 5 (21.74%) Document Management
10 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (17.39%) MS Office
10 4 (17.39%) Kanban
10 4 (17.39%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
11 3 (13.04%) Change Control
11 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
11 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
12 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
12 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
12 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
12 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
12 2 (8.70%) Sun
12 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (8.70%) People Management
12 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (8.70%) Waterfall

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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
3 4 (17.39%) MS Office
4 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Primavera
1 1 (4.35%) Workfront
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Finance Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior PMO
5 2 (8.70%) Senior PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Document Management
5 4 (17.39%) Kanban
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) People Management
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
8 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Governance
8 1 (4.35%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) PMO
2 4 (17.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Sun