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 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 200 143 144
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Project 253 383 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.64% 1.59%
As % of the Applications category 11.74% 13.86% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 268 253
Median daily rate £411 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.78 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.45% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +65.26%
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
2155 2764 2715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.98% 11.80% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1505 1796 1738
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 157 178
Median hourly rate £16.75 £17.15 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% +7.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.00 £29.79
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +1 34 £388 -8.82% 3
Canary Wharf +5 4 £493 +38.24%
Docklands, London +7 1 £350 -31.37%
Brentford +1 1 - -
Croydon -25 1 £300 -39.69%
Hounslow - 1 £500 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £280 -
Bromley - 1 £700 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 337 (52.99%) Project Management
2 276 (43.40%) MS Excel
3 254 (39.94%) Finance
4 250 (39.31%) PRINCE2
5 242 (38.05%) Microsoft
6 176 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
7 173 (27.20%) MS Office
8 148 (23.27%) MS PowerPoint
9 145 (22.80%) MS Visio
10 118 (18.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 100 (15.72%) Banking
12 97 (15.25%) SharePoint
13 83 (13.05%) Project Planning
14 79 (12.42%) Change Management
15 78 (12.26%) Waterfall
16 72 (11.32%) Security Cleared
17 70 (11.01%) PMI Certification
18 69 (10.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 69 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
19 64 (10.06%) Migration
20 57 (8.96%) ITIL
21 55 (8.65%) Programme Management
22 53 (8.33%) Scrum
22 53 (8.33%) Degree
23 50 (7.86%) Change Control
24 49 (7.70%) SC Cleared
25 47 (7.39%) SQL
25 47 (7.39%) PMI
26 45 (7.08%) Risk Management
27 43 (6.76%) Business Analysis

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 97 (15.25%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.77%) MS Project Server
3 19 (2.99%) Confluence
4 12 (1.89%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.79%) CMS
5 5 (0.79%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.47%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.31%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.16%) FileNet
9 1 (0.16%) Moodle
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 276 (43.40%) MS Excel
2 173 (27.20%) MS Office
3 148 (23.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 145 (22.80%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.47%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.10%) Primavera
3 6 (0.94%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.31%) Maximo
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) Summit
6 1 (0.16%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.16%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.16%) Sonata
6 1 (0.16%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.83%) Office 365
2 12 (1.89%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.63%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.63%) SaaS
4 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.47%) PaaS
4 3 (0.47%) Trello
5 2 (0.31%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.73%) WAN
2 10 (1.57%) Extranet
2 10 (1.57%) Firewall
3 9 (1.42%) Internet
3 9 (1.42%) LAN
4 8 (1.26%) DNS
4 8 (1.26%) Network Security
5 7 (1.10%) HTTP
5 7 (1.10%) Intranet
6 6 (0.94%) FTP
6 6 (0.94%) VPN
6 6 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.79%) SAN
8 4 (0.63%) CTI
8 4 (0.63%) VLAN
9 3 (0.47%) Skype
10 2 (0.31%) Wireless
11 1 (0.16%) DSL
11 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (1.10%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (0.94%) MS Access
4 6 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.79%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (0.47%) Big Data
6 3 (0.47%) MySQL
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.31%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (0.31%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (0.31%) GIS
7 2 (0.31%) KDB
7 2 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 39 (6.13%) JIRA
2 9 (1.42%) Subversion
3 7 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.79%) LSMW
5 4 (0.63%) Artifactory
5 4 (0.63%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (0.63%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.47%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.31%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.16%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.16%) VersionOne
General
1 254 (39.94%) Finance
2 100 (15.72%) Banking
3 40 (6.29%) Law
4 37 (5.82%) Retail
5 23 (3.62%) Investment Banking
6 19 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 16 (2.52%) Advertising
7 16 (2.52%) Legal
8 14 (2.20%) Marketing
8 14 (2.20%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.73%) Publishing
10 9 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.10%) Back Office
12 7 (1.10%) Billing
12 7 (1.10%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.94%) Automotive
14 5 (0.79%) Front Office
15 4 (0.63%) Games
16 3 (0.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 236 (37.11%) Project Manager
2 108 (16.98%) Analyst
3 47 (7.39%) PMO Analyst
4 44 (6.92%) IT Manager
5 42 (6.60%) IT Project Manager
6 37 (5.82%) Business Analyst
7 31 (4.87%) Project Planner
8 25 (3.93%) Senior Manager
8 25 (3.93%) Support Officer
9 24 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
10 23 (3.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 23 (3.62%) PMO Planner
11 22 (3.46%) Programme Planner
12 21 (3.30%) Programme Manager
13 20 (3.14%) Project Officer
13 20 (3.14%) Project Support Officer
13 20 (3.14%) Senior Project Manager
14 19 (2.99%) Project Analyst
14 19 (2.99%) Technical Manager
15 17 (2.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.89%) .NET
2 11 (1.73%) Web Services
3 8 (1.26%) XML
4 7 (1.10%) Middleware
4 7 (1.10%) Velocity
5 6 (0.94%) HTML
6 5 (0.79%) CSS
7 4 (0.63%) SOAP
8 2 (0.31%) Ajax
8 2 (0.31%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.31%) COM
8 2 (0.31%) CSS3
8 2 (0.31%) EDI
8 2 (0.31%) HTML5
8 2 (0.31%) jQuery
8 2 (0.31%) JSON
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.31%) REST
8 2 (0.31%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (7.39%) PMI
3 27 (4.25%) Data Centre
4 21 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.14%) Virtual Team
6 18 (2.83%) Equities
7 12 (1.89%) Fixed Income
8 11 (1.73%) User Experience
9 7 (1.10%) NHS
9 7 (1.10%) Tandem
10 6 (0.94%) Derivative
10 6 (0.94%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.79%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.79%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.79%) FMCG
12 4 (0.63%) Statistics
13 3 (0.47%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.47%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.47%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (4.40%) Windows
2 17 (2.67%) Unix
3 12 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.57%) Linux
5 9 (1.42%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.63%) pSOS
6 4 (0.63%) Solaris
7 3 (0.47%) AIX
7 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.16%) Android
9 1 (0.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) VMS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (52.99%) Project Management
2 250 (39.31%) PRINCE2
3 176 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (18.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (13.05%) Project Planning
6 79 (12.42%) Change Management
7 78 (12.26%) Waterfall
8 64 (10.06%) Migration
9 57 (8.96%) ITIL
10 55 (8.65%) Programme Management
11 53 (8.33%) Scrum
12 50 (7.86%) Change Control
13 45 (7.08%) Risk Management
14 43 (6.76%) Business Analysis
15 38 (5.97%) People Management
16 36 (5.66%) SDLC
17 34 (5.35%) CRM
17 34 (5.35%) Matrix Organization
18 33 (5.19%) Time Management
19 31 (4.87%) UML
Programming Languages
1 47 (7.39%) SQL
2 8 (1.26%) Java
3 7 (1.10%) VBA
4 6 (0.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (0.79%) C
5 5 (0.79%) C#
6 4 (0.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.63%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.47%) C++
7 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.47%) VB
7 3 (0.47%) VBScript
8 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 70 (11.01%) PMI Certification
3 69 (10.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 53 (8.33%) Degree
5 49 (7.70%) SC Cleared
6 37 (5.82%) PMP
7 15 (2.36%) APMP
8 13 (2.04%) DV Cleared
9 12 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.26%) ISEB
11 8 (1.26%) MCSE
11 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
12 7 (1.10%) MAPM
13 5 (0.79%) IIBA
14 4 (0.63%) CISSP
14 4 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.77%) QA
2 17 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.79%) P3O
5 4 (0.63%) COBIT
5 4 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.63%) MiFID
5 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.63%) SLA
6 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.31%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.16%) Basel III
7 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) FINREP
7 1 (0.16%) GCP
7 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 8 (1.26%) UAG
3 8 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (1.26%) XenApp
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (1.26%) Backup Exec
1 8 (1.26%) IBM BigFix
1 8 (1.26%) SCOM
1 8 (1.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 6 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.16%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 242 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.09%) SAP
3 25 (3.93%) Oracle
4 18 (2.83%) Google
5 15 (2.36%) IBM
6 13 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.89%) HP
8 10 (1.57%) Symantec
9 9 (1.42%) Citrix
9 9 (1.42%) VMware
10 8 (1.26%) Cognos
11 7 (1.10%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.10%) Rally
12 6 (0.94%) Murex
13 5 (0.79%) Apple
13 5 (0.79%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.79%) Planview
14 4 (0.63%) Black Duck
14 4 (0.63%) BT
14 4 (0.63%) Coverity
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