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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 25 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.63% 6.25% 1.27%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 24.32% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
Average daily rate
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£440 £430 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -14.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.92 £21.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-9.89% -37.77%
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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
35 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.42% 25.69% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 21
Average daily rate £320 £375 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £486 £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £165.00 £22.41 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+636.27% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.63%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Planview
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Document Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Automotive
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) FileNet
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Java

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) FileNet
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planner
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Planview
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
Guildford, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + potentially negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago