The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 24 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.76% 0.53% 1.30%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 3.45% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £175 £700 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +64.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
-8.96% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.34% +65.26%
MS Project
South East

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

Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.53% 15.26% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 13
Median daily rate £240 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £196 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £435 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.53%
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 Middlesex

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
1 7 (70.00%) Programme Management
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Master Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Master Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP