The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 33 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.09% 6.58% 3.81%
As % of the Applications category 5.88% 35.71% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
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£363 £430 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.69% +4.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.42 £21.00 £28.40
% change year-on-year
+2.01% -26.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Applications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
34 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 18.58% 18.42% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 12
Average daily rate £425 £419 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +28.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £718 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Luton

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) PRINCE2
3 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) Project Management
6 5 (31.25%) Project Planning
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (18.75%) Revenue Management
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) CA
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) Security Management
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Planview
8 2 (12.50%) CA Clarity
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Information Security
9 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
9 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
9 1 (6.25%) Marketing

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) CA Clarity
2 1 (6.25%) Workday HCM
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Coordinator
3 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) PRINCE2
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (37.50%) Project Management
5 5 (31.25%) Project Planning
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Revenue Management
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Security Management
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
8 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) CA
2 2 (12.50%) Planview
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