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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 34 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.19% 0.38% 2.72%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 3.33% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £275 - £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +65.26%
MS Project
Merseyside

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
18 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.14% 11.36% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 4
Median daily rate £225 £325 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -19.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 12 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft