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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 47 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.08% 2.29% 2.18%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 21.57% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Median daily rate £297 £425 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.11% +18.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £375 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £562 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +34.37%
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
35 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.59% 10.63% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 30
Median daily rate £325 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £43.83 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.30% +71.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £19.22 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.01 £39.30
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 30 August 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 - 1 £297 - 1
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
2 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Project Management
4 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) C
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) Document Management
8 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
8 3 (23.08%) Primavera
8 3 (23.08%) Coaching
9 2 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (15.38%) CCNP
9 2 (15.38%) CCNA
9 2 (15.38%) PMP
9 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
9 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
9 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (7.69%) Polycom
10 1 (7.69%) Data Protection

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 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Coordinator
1 3 (23.08%) PMO Coordinator
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Planner
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) BYOD
1 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Document Management
6 2 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 1 (7.69%) MODAF
7 1 (7.69%) QMS
7 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 2 (15.38%) PMP
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Nortel
2 1 (7.69%) Polycom