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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 189 191 135
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -56
Contract jobs citing MS Project 276 272 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.28% 1.21% 1.73%
As % of the Applications category 13.56% 11.52% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 186 318
Median daily rate £445 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +11.11%
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
2035 2362 2740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.46% 10.47% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1330 1550 1903
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 113 157
Median hourly rate £17.75 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £24.12 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -21 30 £430 +4.24% 3
Canary Wharf +5 3 £550 +26.43%
Feltham - 2 £351 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
Croydon -18 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 299 (54.26%) MS Excel
2 274 (49.73%) Project Management
3 226 (41.02%) Finance
4 179 (32.49%) MS Visio
5 176 (31.94%) PRINCE2
6 170 (30.85%) Microsoft
7 153 (27.77%) MS PowerPoint
8 141 (25.59%) MS Office
9 135 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (21.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 103 (18.69%) Banking
12 99 (17.97%) Project Planning
13 83 (15.06%) Change Management
14 81 (14.70%) SharePoint
15 79 (14.34%) Security Cleared
16 77 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
17 70 (12.70%) Programme Management
18 57 (10.34%) SC Cleared
19 55 (9.98%) Migration
20 49 (8.89%) Waterfall
21 47 (8.53%) Risk Management
22 45 (8.17%) PMP
23 43 (7.80%) Dependency Management
24 41 (7.44%) Business Analysis
25 40 (7.26%) JIRA
26 38 (6.90%) CRM
27 37 (6.72%) ITIL
27 37 (6.72%) Change Control
28 36 (6.53%) ERP
28 36 (6.53%) Legal

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 81 (14.70%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.81%) Confluence
3 11 (2.00%) MS Project Server
4 5 (0.91%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.54%) CMS
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.36%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.18%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 299 (54.26%) MS Excel
2 179 (32.49%) MS Visio
3 153 (27.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 141 (25.59%) MS Office
5 19 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.36%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 22 (3.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.72%) Primavera
3 6 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.91%) CA PPM
5 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.54%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.54%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.36%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.36%) Summit
7 1 (0.18%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (1.45%) G Suite
2 8 (1.45%) Office 365
3 7 (1.27%) Basecamp
4 6 (1.09%) SaaS
5 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.73%) IaaS
6 4 (0.73%) PaaS
6 4 (0.73%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.63%) Intranet
2 8 (1.45%) Extranet
3 7 (1.27%) Internet
4 6 (1.09%) Firewall
4 6 (1.09%) HTTP
5 5 (0.91%) FTP
6 3 (0.54%) LAN
7 2 (0.36%) CTI
7 2 (0.36%) DSL
7 2 (0.36%) SAN
7 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.18%) Broadband
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) GSM
8 1 (0.18%) Network Security
8 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.18%) WAN
8 1 (0.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 6 (1.09%) Power BI
4 6 (1.09%) Text Mining
5 5 (0.91%) Big Data
5 5 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.36%) KDB
7 2 (0.36%) MS Access
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.36%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.18%) DataStage
8 1 (0.18%) OLAP
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (7.26%) JIRA
2 6 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (0.73%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.54%) JIRA Agile
4 3 (0.54%) VersionOne
4 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.36%) LSMW
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.18%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.18%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.18%) Maven
6 1 (0.18%) Subversion
6 1 (0.18%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 226 (41.02%) Finance
2 103 (18.69%) Banking
3 36 (6.53%) Legal
4 31 (5.63%) Investment Banking
5 29 (5.26%) Retail
6 26 (4.72%) Law
7 18 (3.27%) Billing
8 15 (2.72%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.00%) Marketing
10 10 (1.81%) Advertising
11 8 (1.45%) Back Office
12 7 (1.27%) Front Office
12 7 (1.27%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.91%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.73%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 186 (33.76%) Project Manager
2 95 (17.24%) Analyst
3 43 (7.80%) Business Analyst
4 34 (6.17%) Project Planner
5 33 (5.99%) IT Manager
6 32 (5.81%) PMO Analyst
7 29 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
8 25 (4.54%) Programme Planner
9 24 (4.36%) Support Officer
10 21 (3.81%) Architect
10 21 (3.81%) PMO Manager
10 21 (3.81%) Project Officer
10 21 (3.81%) Project Support Officer
10 21 (3.81%) Senior Manager
10 21 (3.81%) Technical Manager
11 20 (3.63%) Project Analyst
11 20 (3.63%) Technical Project Manager
12 18 (3.27%) Infrastructure Manager
12 18 (3.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 16 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.36%) .NET
2 12 (2.18%) Velocity
3 7 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.91%) Middleware
5 4 (0.73%) Web Services
6 2 (0.36%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.36%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.36%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.36%) MDX
6 2 (0.36%) REST
6 2 (0.36%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.36%) SOAP
6 2 (0.36%) Spring
6 2 (0.36%) STL
6 2 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.36%) XML
7 1 (0.18%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.18%) CSS3
7 1 (0.18%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.18%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.72%) Virtual Team
3 25 (4.54%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.63%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.72%) PMI
6 12 (2.18%) Fixed Income
7 11 (2.00%) User Experience
8 10 (1.81%) Equities
9 9 (1.63%) FMCG
10 8 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.45%) Data Integration
10 8 (1.45%) Derivative
11 7 (1.27%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.91%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.91%) Learning Management System
13 5 (0.91%) Tandem
14 4 (0.73%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.73%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.73%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.81%) Windows
2 14 (2.54%) Unix
3 10 (1.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.91%) Linux
5 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.36%) Android
6 2 (0.36%) Solaris
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.18%) AIX
7 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.18%) VMS
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (49.73%) Project Management
2 176 (31.94%) PRINCE2
3 135 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
4 120 (21.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 99 (17.97%) Project Planning
6 83 (15.06%) Change Management
7 70 (12.70%) Programme Management
8 55 (9.98%) Migration
9 49 (8.89%) Waterfall
10 47 (8.53%) Risk Management
11 43 (7.80%) Dependency Management
12 41 (7.44%) Business Analysis
13 38 (6.90%) CRM
14 37 (6.72%) Change Control
14 37 (6.72%) ITIL
15 36 (6.53%) ERP
16 35 (6.35%) Resource Management
17 32 (5.81%) Matrix Organization
18 29 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 28 (5.08%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.72%) SQL
2 12 (2.18%) VBA
3 6 (1.09%) T-SQL
3 6 (1.09%) VB
4 5 (0.91%) C++
5 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.36%) VBScript
7 1 (0.18%) C
7 1 (0.18%) C#
7 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.18%) R
Qualifications
1 79 (14.34%) Security Cleared
2 57 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 45 (8.17%) PMP
4 28 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (4.54%) Degree
5 25 (4.54%) PMI Certification
6 18 (3.27%) DV Cleared
7 16 (2.90%) APMP
8 13 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (2.18%) ISEB
10 7 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.73%) CISM
11 4 (0.73%) CISSP
12 3 (0.54%) MAPM
13 2 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.18%) CAPM
14 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.18%) MOS
14 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.72%) QA
2 11 (2.00%) MiFID
3 8 (1.45%) P3O
4 5 (0.91%) PMBOK
5 4 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.54%) EMIR
6 3 (0.54%) FATCA
7 2 (0.36%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.36%) SLA
8 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.18%) GxP
8 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) XenApp
2 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.18%) UAG
3 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.18%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (0.18%) SCOM
2 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 170 (30.85%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.35%) SAP
3 21 (3.81%) Oracle
4 10 (1.81%) CheckPoint
4 10 (1.81%) Google
5 9 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.91%) Lotus
7 4 (0.73%) Adobe
7 4 (0.73%) Apple
7 4 (0.73%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (0.73%) HP
8 3 (0.54%) Avaya
8 3 (0.54%) Cisco
8 3 (0.54%) Planview
9 2 (0.36%) Citrix
9 2 (0.36%) IBM
9 2 (0.36%) ION Trading
9 2 (0.36%) Murex
9 2 (0.36%) Progress
9 2 (0.36%) Yolus
London
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago