The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Liverpool region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank - 18 17
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 4.94% 6.22%
As % of the Applications category - 21.62% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Average daily rate - £500 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.55% -6.42%
Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6 37 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.62% 22.84% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 25 14
Average daily rate - £248 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
MS Project
Merseyside

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
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 14 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft