The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank - 19 22
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - 4.13% 3.01%
As % of the Applications category - 50.00% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £410 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
MS Project
Gloucestershire

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

Applications Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 10.19% 8.26% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 11
Median daily rate £178 £495 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.14% +54.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £319 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £495 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £11.25 £11.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -32.85%
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 Gloucester

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

MS Project
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Informatics
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Call Centre Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Call Centre Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Planner
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland