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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 36 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.03% 1.13% 0.37%
As % of the Applications category 9.09% 7.55% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£219 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -57.33%
MS Project
East Midlands

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
44 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.37% 14.97% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 19
Average daily rate £210 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £150 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.17 £12.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 2 £219 -48.52%
Kettering - 1 - -
MS Project
East Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) BPR
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-business
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Coordinator
1 4 (36.36%) Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Project Officer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-business
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) OVSD
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle