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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 23 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.75% 2.92% 3.90%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 38.46% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £356 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +4.47%
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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
12 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.02% 7.60% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 9
Average daily rate £256 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Luton region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MS Project Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

MS Project
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) APMP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) APMP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Luton, Bedfordshire
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