The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 35 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 13 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.69% 2.42% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 31.71% 32.26% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £483 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
MS Project
Nottinghamshire

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

Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.47% 7.51% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 7
Average daily rate £475 £347 £131
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% +164.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £270 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £500 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £12.30 £13.00 £11.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% +9.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £10.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £23.80 £19.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Smart Meter
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) QA
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.00%) SFIA
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.00%) Intranet

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) ATM
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Business Change Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Project Change Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Project Officer
3 4 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (15.00%) Programme Planner
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Smart Metering Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Line Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) BPR
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.00%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle