The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 163 132 152
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Contract jobs citing MS Project 345 394 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.51% 1.76% 1.53%
As % of the Applications category 14.98% 15.48% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 290 260
Median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £20.89 - £38.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £22.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -12.50%
MS Project
England

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

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2303 2545 2750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.10% 11.38% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1659 1775
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 153 176
Median hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.00 £30.00
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 London

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in London

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in London

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in London

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in London

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
City of London +2 42 £394 -16.22% 8
Canary Wharf +3 6 £493 +3.68%
Feltham +10 4 £643 +60.81%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £225 -
Hammersmith - 2 £430 -
Docklands, London +9 1 £350 -
Brentford +4 1 - -
Uxbridge -6 1 £350 -0.84%
Croydon -22 1 £443 -10.60%
Hounslow - 1 £500 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 London region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 330 (51.16%) Project Management
2 270 (41.86%) PRINCE2
3 263 (40.78%) MS Excel
4 255 (39.53%) Finance
5 236 (36.59%) Microsoft
6 178 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
7 170 (26.36%) MS Office
8 142 (22.02%) MS PowerPoint
9 138 (21.40%) MS Visio
10 112 (17.36%) SharePoint
11 105 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 99 (15.35%) Banking
13 86 (13.33%) PMI Certification
14 84 (13.02%) Security Cleared
15 83 (12.87%) Waterfall
16 74 (11.47%) Project Planning
17 70 (10.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 66 (10.23%) Programme Management
18 66 (10.23%) Change Management
19 62 (9.61%) SC Cleared
20 61 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
21 60 (9.30%) Degree
22 58 (8.99%) ITIL
23 56 (8.68%) Migration
24 55 (8.53%) SQL
25 53 (8.22%) PMI
25 53 (8.22%) Change Control
26 51 (7.91%) PMP
27 43 (6.67%) Scrum
28 42 (6.51%) People Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 112 (17.36%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.81%) MS Project Server
3 17 (2.64%) Confluence
4 9 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.09%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.62%) CMS
7 3 (0.47%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.31%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.16%) FileNet
9 1 (0.16%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) JBoss
9 1 (0.16%) Moodle
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 263 (40.78%) MS Excel
2 170 (26.36%) MS Office
3 142 (22.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 138 (21.40%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.47%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.40%) Primavera
3 7 (1.09%) CA PPM
4 6 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.31%) Maximo
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.16%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.16%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.16%) Sonata
7 1 (0.16%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.86%) Office 365
2 8 (1.24%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.62%) SaaS
4 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.31%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.31%) PaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Trello
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.17%) LAN
1 14 (2.17%) WAN
2 8 (1.24%) Firewall
2 8 (1.24%) VPN
3 4 (0.62%) DNS
3 4 (0.62%) Extranet
3 4 (0.62%) Network Security
3 4 (0.62%) VLAN
3 4 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.47%) CTI
4 3 (0.47%) SAN
4 3 (0.47%) Skype
4 3 (0.47%) Wireless
5 2 (0.31%) Intranet
6 1 (0.16%) DWDM
6 1 (0.16%) HTTP
6 1 (0.16%) Internet
6 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.16%) MPLS
6 1 (0.16%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (1.24%) MS Access
4 7 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.62%) Big Data
8 3 (0.47%) Electronic Patient Records
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.31%) GIS
9 2 (0.31%) Power BI
9 2 (0.31%) QlikView
9 2 (0.31%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (4.34%) JIRA
2 9 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.93%) Subversion
4 5 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.62%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.62%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (0.62%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.47%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.47%) LSMW
6 3 (0.47%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.31%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.16%) ERwin
8 1 (0.16%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.16%) Zephyr
General
1 255 (39.53%) Finance
2 99 (15.35%) Banking
3 40 (6.20%) Law
4 32 (4.96%) Retail
5 21 (3.26%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.48%) Marketing
6 16 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.33%) Legal
8 14 (2.17%) Advertising
8 14 (2.17%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.86%) Back Office
10 11 (1.71%) Front Office
10 11 (1.71%) Publishing
11 9 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.93%) Automotive
13 5 (0.78%) Billing
13 5 (0.78%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.62%) German Language
15 3 (0.47%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 248 (38.45%) Project Manager
2 116 (17.98%) Analyst
3 55 (8.53%) PMO Analyst
4 35 (5.43%) IT Manager
5 33 (5.12%) IT Project Manager
6 31 (4.81%) Business Analyst
7 29 (4.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 29 (4.50%) Project Planner
8 28 (4.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 26 (4.03%) Programme Planner
10 25 (3.88%) Technical Manager
11 24 (3.72%) PMO Planner
12 23 (3.57%) Project Officer
12 23 (3.57%) Project Support Officer
12 23 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
13 22 (3.41%) Digital Project Manager
13 22 (3.41%) Programme Manager
13 22 (3.41%) Senior Manager
14 19 (2.95%) PMO Manager
15 18 (2.79%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.17%) XML
2 8 (1.24%) .NET
3 5 (0.78%) Velocity
3 5 (0.78%) Web Services
4 4 (0.62%) EDI
5 3 (0.47%) EDIFACT
5 3 (0.47%) HTML
6 2 (0.31%) COM
6 2 (0.31%) CSS
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.31%) SOAP
6 2 (0.31%) XSD
7 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.16%) Middleware
7 1 (0.16%) WSDL
7 1 (0.16%) XBRL
7 1 (0.16%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (8.22%) PMI
3 31 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 27 (4.19%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.33%) Equities
6 13 (2.02%) NHS
7 8 (1.24%) User Experience
8 7 (1.09%) Fixed Income
8 7 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.78%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.78%) Derivative
10 3 (0.47%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.47%) Pharmacovigilance
10 3 (0.47%) Statistics
11 2 (0.31%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.31%) Fintech
11 2 (0.31%) FMCG
11 2 (0.31%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.31%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.26%) Windows
2 15 (2.33%) Unix
3 11 (1.71%) Linux
4 10 (1.55%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.62%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.47%) Solaris
7 2 (0.31%) AIX
7 2 (0.31%) pSOS
8 1 (0.16%) CentOS
8 1 (0.16%) VMS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (51.16%) Project Management
2 270 (41.86%) PRINCE2
3 178 (27.60%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (12.87%) Waterfall
6 74 (11.47%) Project Planning
7 66 (10.23%) Change Management
7 66 (10.23%) Programme Management
8 58 (8.99%) ITIL
9 56 (8.68%) Migration
10 53 (8.22%) Change Control
11 43 (6.67%) Scrum
12 42 (6.51%) People Management
13 41 (6.36%) Risk Management
14 37 (5.74%) Business Analysis
15 35 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (4.96%) Dependency Management
17 31 (4.81%) Time Management
18 29 (4.50%) UML
19 28 (4.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (8.53%) SQL
2 12 (1.86%) VBA
3 9 (1.40%) Java
4 8 (1.24%) C++
5 6 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.78%) C
7 3 (0.47%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.47%) VB
8 2 (0.31%) C#
8 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 84 (13.02%) Security Cleared
3 70 (10.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 62 (9.61%) SC Cleared
5 60 (9.30%) Degree
6 51 (7.91%) PMP
7 22 (3.41%) APMP
8 20 (3.10%) DV Cleared
9 17 (2.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.40%) ISEB
12 7 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
13 6 (0.93%) IIBA
14 5 (0.78%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.62%) CISSP
15 4 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.62%) MCSE
15 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.50%) QA
2 21 (3.26%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.55%) P3O
4 9 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.93%) COBIT
6 5 (0.78%) SLA
7 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.31%) MiFID
9 2 (0.31%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.16%) Basel III
10 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.16%) EMIR
10 1 (0.16%) FATCA
10 1 (0.16%) FINREP
10 1 (0.16%) GAMP
10 1 (0.16%) GxP
10 1 (0.16%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (0.62%) UAG
3 4 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.62%) XenApp
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.62%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.62%) IBM BigFix
2 4 (0.62%) SCOM
2 4 (0.62%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (0.16%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 236 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.34%) Oracle
2 28 (4.34%) SAP
3 13 (2.02%) HP
4 10 (1.55%) VMware
5 9 (1.40%) IBM
6 8 (1.24%) Cognos
6 8 (1.24%) Google
7 7 (1.09%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.09%) Citrix
7 7 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.93%) Murex
8 6 (0.93%) Planview
8 6 (0.93%) Rally
9 5 (0.78%) Pega
10 4 (0.62%) Black Duck
10 4 (0.62%) BT
10 4 (0.62%) Coverity
10 4 (0.62%) Symantec
11 3 (0.47%) Lotus
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