The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 21 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.90% 1.84% 2.83%
As % of the Applications category 19.51% 10.00% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £281 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £460 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +7.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -12.30%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 40 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.00% 18.43% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 12
Average daily rate £275 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £166 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £440 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £34.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -49.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) Project Planning
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) ERP
4 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Planview
4 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) RequisitePro
6 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) CaliberRM
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) FileNet
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) RequisitePro
1 2 (15.38%) CaliberRM
1 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Project Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Planview
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) VMware