The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 44 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 4 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.95% - 5.24%
As % of the Applications category 5.06% - 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Average daily rate
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£238 - £308
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.42 £21.00 £28.40
% change year-on-year
+2.01% -26.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
79 66 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.85% 24.18% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 16
Average daily rate £325 £200 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -34.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £175 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £318 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.17 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.05 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Google
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (10.00%) Remedy
7 1 (10.00%) BPR
7 1 (10.00%) ISEB
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) JIRA
7 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (10.00%) Confluence
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) People Management
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) MBA
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Coordinator
1 6 (60.00%) Project Coordinator
1 6 (60.00%) Programme Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Assistant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Assistant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) BPR
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy