The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 68 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 34 40 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.85% 2.63% 3.30%
As % of the Applications category 18.09% 22.60% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 19
Median daily rate £350 £388 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £254 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.45% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
MS Project
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
188 177 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.24% 11.64% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 82 88
Median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 24
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £11.00 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £17.50 £28.75
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 Manchester

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Sale - 1 £425 -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 29 (50.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (40.35%) Project Management
3 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.09%) Finance
4 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.81%) SharePoint
6 12 (21.05%) ERP
6 12 (21.05%) Banking
7 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (19.30%) MS Visio
8 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 9 (15.79%) Oracle
8 9 (15.79%) Scrum
8 9 (15.79%) Project Planning
9 8 (14.04%) Change Management
9 8 (14.04%) SQL
10 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
11 6 (10.53%) ITIL
11 6 (10.53%) VBA
11 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.53%) PMP
11 6 (10.53%) PMI Certification
11 6 (10.53%) Workflow
11 6 (10.53%) QA
11 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (10.53%) Degree
12 5 (8.77%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (8.77%) Oracle Reports

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 13 (22.81%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (8.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.75%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (50.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.30%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.75%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Primavera
2 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.26%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) 4G
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) LAN
1 1 (1.75%) MPLS
1 1 (1.75%) Network Security
1 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) French Language
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Local Government
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Project Manager
2 13 (22.81%) Project Planner
3 12 (21.05%) Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Programme Planner
5 8 (14.04%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Specialist
7 5 (8.77%) PMO Support Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) SharePoint Support
7 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Banking Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Coordinator
9 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.51%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) PMO Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Resource Planner
9 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Consultant
10 1 (1.75%) PMO Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Social Media
3 2 (3.51%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) CCTV
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
1 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Project Management
2 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (21.05%) ERP
4 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 9 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 9 (15.79%) Scrum
6 8 (14.04%) Change Management
7 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
7 6 (10.53%) ITIL
7 6 (10.53%) Workflow
8 5 (8.77%) CRM
8 5 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (7.02%) Migration
9 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.26%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.26%) Project Governance
10 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (3.51%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) VBA
3 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
1 6 (10.53%) PMI Certification
1 6 (10.53%) PMP
2 3 (5.26%) HND
3 1 (1.75%) ECDL
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) FATCA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.26%) UAG
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (5.26%) Facebook
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) Twitter
5 1 (1.75%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Planview
5 1 (1.75%) Trillium
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
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