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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 16 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.03% 1.63% 1.21%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 18.75% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £525 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £367
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.24 £40.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +91.18%

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
8 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.25% 8.70% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 12
Median daily rate £323 £538 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £170 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.73%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 11 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Luton region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) R
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft