The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Gloucester region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 23 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.94% - 3.08%
As % of the Applications category 21.74% - 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£450 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.91 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-51.38% +29.05%
Applications Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 18.11% 10.96% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 16
Average daily rate £425 £171 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+148.17% -48.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £121 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £274 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -11.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Project
Gloucestershire

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 24 July 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 24 July 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%) Retail Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
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%) Project Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
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%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
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