The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 11 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 5.41% 1.56% -
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +36.50%
MS Project
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

Applications Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 13.51% 7.81% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £200 £366 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Macclesfield region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

MS Project
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco