The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 25 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.14% 1.34% 2.41%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 16.67% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£200 £185 £521
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -64.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £185 £461
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £185 £573
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%
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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 Liverpool region.

Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.95% 8.05% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 11
Average daily rate £250 £210 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £185 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

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

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Project
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Pegasus
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Pegasus
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) TOWER Software