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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - - 2.75%
As % of the Applications category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £31.56 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-49.29% +15.79%
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
14 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 12.73% 13.73% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 14
Average daily rate £425 £256 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.85% -19.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £146 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £339 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £22.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +81.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft