The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 36 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.34% - 1.42%
As % of the Applications category 4.17% - 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +26.12%
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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.16% 7.76% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 8
Median daily rate £350 £184 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.73% -22.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Median hourly rate £19.85 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Liverpool - 1 - -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft