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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 46 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.43% 2.83% 2.56%
As % of the Applications category 15.22% 26.53% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 8
Median daily rate £329 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £375 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £356 £364
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £31.40 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-29.49% +99.36%
MS Project
South West

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
46 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.39% 10.68% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 35
Median daily rate £360 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.83 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +71.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester 0 2 £297 -40.00%
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
2 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
2 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
4 5 (38.46%) C
5 4 (30.77%) CCNP
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
5 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (30.77%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (23.08%) Polycom
6 3 (23.08%) MODAF
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
6 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 3 (23.08%) Document Management
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) Nortel

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:

Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Coordinator
2 3 (23.08%) PMO Coordinator
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Planner
3 2 (15.38%) Subject Matter Expert
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Planner
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) BYOD
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
4 4 (30.77%) Contingency Planning
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
4 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Document Management
5 3 (23.08%) MODAF
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (15.38%) PMP
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
6 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Nortel
2 3 (23.08%) Polycom
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Genesys
3 2 (15.38%) Meraki
3 2 (15.38%) Siemens