The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 62 52 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs citing MS Project 64 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.93% 3.16% 1.58%
As % of the Applications category 18.66% 20.30% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 10
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£375 £331 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -33.33%
MS Project
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
343 271 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.71% 15.59% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 118 59
Average daily rate £305 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.42% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 42
Average hourly rate £12.75 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.81 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £35.00 £41.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Gosport -10 16 £453 -
Southampton +1 10 £360 +10.76%
Portsmouth - 8 £325 - 1
Basingstoke +1 4 £305 -35.78%
Fareham 0 4 £350 -1.68%
Havant 0 4 £450 +16.12%
Andover - 2 £390 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 80 (62.99%) Project Management
2 77 (60.63%) Security Cleared
3 63 (49.61%) SC Cleared
4 42 (33.07%) MS Excel
5 37 (29.13%) Microsoft
6 36 (28.35%) Project Planning
7 31 (24.41%) PRINCE2
8 28 (22.05%) Degree
9 26 (20.47%) Finance
10 20 (15.75%) MS Office
11 18 (14.17%) ITIL
12 16 (12.60%) HP
12 16 (12.60%) MS Project Server
13 14 (11.02%) Migration
13 14 (11.02%) MS Visio
14 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (10.24%) Risk Management
15 12 (9.45%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (8.66%) Change Management
17 10 (7.87%) Matrix Management
17 10 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (7.09%) Data Migration
18 9 (7.09%) Windows
19 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
19 8 (6.30%) Security Architecture
20 7 (5.51%) Time Management
20 7 (5.51%) SAP
20 7 (5.51%) PMI Certification
20 7 (5.51%) Programme Management
20 7 (5.51%) Banking

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (12.60%) MS Project Server
2 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 42 (33.07%) MS Excel
2 20 (15.75%) MS Office
3 14 (11.02%) MS Visio
4 12 (9.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (3.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) LAN
1 5 (3.94%) WAN
1 5 (3.94%) SAN
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Extranet
2 1 (0.79%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) Network Security
2 1 (0.79%) DHCP
2 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.79%) QlikView
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.15%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.36%) ClearCase
2 3 (2.36%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (20.47%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Banking
3 6 (4.72%) Billing
4 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.36%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (46.46%) Project Manager
2 10 (7.87%) Project Planner
2 10 (7.87%) Analyst
3 7 (5.51%) Junior
4 6 (4.72%) Senior Manager
4 6 (4.72%) Junior Project Manager
4 6 (4.72%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (3.94%) Hardware Engineer
5 5 (3.94%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.15%) Coordinator
6 4 (3.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (3.15%) Release Manager
6 4 (3.15%) Service Manager
7 3 (2.36%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (2.36%) Developer
7 3 (2.36%) Senior Service Manager
7 3 (2.36%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (2.36%) Programme Analyst
8 2 (1.57%) Project Management Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.36%) Silverlight
2 2 (1.57%) .NET
2 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.57%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.79%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) CSS
3 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.94%) PMI
3 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.15%) Kindle
3 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.57%) Open Source
4 2 (1.57%) PKI
5 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.79%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) GIS
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.09%) Windows
2 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (62.99%) Project Management
2 36 (28.35%) Project Planning
3 31 (24.41%) PRINCE2
4 18 (14.17%) ITIL
5 14 (11.02%) Migration
6 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.24%) Risk Management
7 11 (8.66%) Change Management
8 10 (7.87%) Matrix Management
9 9 (7.09%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.30%) Security Architecture
11 7 (5.51%) Time Management
11 7 (5.51%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.72%) Validation
12 6 (4.72%) Service Management
12 6 (4.72%) ERP
12 6 (4.72%) Asset Management
12 6 (4.72%) Earned Value Management
13 5 (3.94%) ITIL V3
13 5 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.15%) SQL
2 3 (2.36%) C#
3 2 (1.57%) VB
4 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.79%) VBA
4 1 (0.79%) R
4 1 (0.79%) Java
4 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (60.63%) Security Cleared
2 63 (49.61%) SC Cleared
3 28 (22.05%) Degree
4 7 (5.51%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.72%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.57%) CAPM
7 1 (0.79%) HNC
7 1 (0.79%) HND
7 1 (0.79%) ISEB
7 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.15%) JSP 440
2 3 (2.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 37 (29.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.60%) HP
3 7 (5.51%) SAP
4 6 (4.72%) VMware
5 5 (3.94%) NetApp
5 5 (3.94%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle
6 4 (3.15%) EMC
7 3 (2.36%) Adobe
7 3 (2.36%) Casewise
8 2 (1.57%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.57%) Primavera
9 1 (0.79%) Altiris
9 1 (0.79%) Lotus
9 1 (0.79%) Remedy