The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 45 53 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Contract jobs citing MS Project 18 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.38% 2.01% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 16.51% 14.15% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 5
Median daily rate £388 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £450 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £535 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £17.05
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.69%
MS Project
East of England

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

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
109 106 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.42% 14.23% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 70
Median daily rate £388 £220 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.13% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £460 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 28
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.23% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.40 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 11 £388 - 4
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £451 -
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 13 (48.15%) Project Management
3 10 (37.04%) Change Management
3 10 (37.04%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
5 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
6 6 (22.22%) MS Office
6 6 (22.22%) CMS
6 6 (22.22%) e-Learning
6 6 (22.22%) Automotive
6 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 6 (22.22%) Billing
6 6 (22.22%) Content Management
6 6 (22.22%) Content Development
7 5 (18.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (18.52%) Planning and Forecasting
7 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (18.52%) Retail
7 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
7 5 (18.52%) Advertising
7 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
7 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) Time Management
9 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (11.11%) Waterfall

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (22.22%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) MS Project Server
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Office
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Automotive
2 6 (22.22%) Billing
2 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 5 (18.52%) Advertising
3 5 (18.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Documentation Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) PMO Lead
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Planner
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Planner
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) e-Learning
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Project Management
2 10 (37.04%) Change Management
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
5 6 (22.22%) Content Development
5 6 (22.22%) Content Management
6 5 (18.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 5 (18.52%) Planning and Forecasting
6 5 (18.52%) Supplier Management
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Time Management
8 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) HP
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) NGA Human Resources
3 1 (3.70%) iManage
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 to £500 a day
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago