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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 22 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Project 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.88% 3.03% 6.67%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 17.14% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 10
Average daily rate £475 £428 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £367 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.69% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £20.35 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+93.19% -27.33%
MS Project
Surrey

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
8 35 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.08% 17.68% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 24
Average daily rate £375 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £442 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

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
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 24 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) QualityStage
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Planview
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (100.00%) QualityStage
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Planview