The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 11 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 Gloucestershire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 37 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.26% 0.78% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 15.52% 6.25% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 8
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£450 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-56.00% +50.00%
Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
58 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.57% 12.55% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 36
Average daily rate £333 £225 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.77% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £129 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £319 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 7
Average hourly rate £25.50 £10.25 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.78% -17.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.65 £9.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £10.85 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.21 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +1.36%
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 5 £450 - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
3 12 (41.38%) MS Office
4 10 (34.48%) Project Management
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
5 9 (31.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
6 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) Change Control
8 6 (20.69%) Banking
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.24%) Change Management
9 5 (17.24%) Retail
9 5 (17.24%) Retail Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
10 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
11 3 (10.34%) SQL
11 3 (10.34%) VBA
11 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
11 3 (10.34%) Billing
11 3 (10.34%) Document Management
12 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
12 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
12 2 (6.90%) Release Management
12 2 (6.90%) Fat Client
12 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (41.38%) MS Office
3 9 (31.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
1 6 (20.69%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 5 (17.24%) Retail Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (13.79%) Project Officer
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Project Planner
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Thin Client
1 2 (6.90%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Change Control
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.34%) Document Management
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.90%) Release Management
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
1 3 (10.34%) VBA
2 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
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