The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 45 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.56% 3.33% 2.05%
As % of the Applications category 5.00% 27.27% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 7
Median daily rate £415 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.27 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.14 £20.35
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +82.52%

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

Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
40 55 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.11% 12.20% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 29
Median daily rate £205 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £250 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £33.39 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.05% +203.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £44.50 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 5 (45.45%) Change Control
4 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) C
5 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Primavera
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Business Development
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Games
8 1 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) Marketing

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Primavera
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Planner
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Planner
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 5 (45.45%) Change Control
3 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Business Development
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP