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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 33 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.69% 0.31% 1.75%
As % of the Applications category 14.00% 4.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £313 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.53% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £21.00 £28.40
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -26.05%
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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
50 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.11% 7.84% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 13
Average daily rate £340 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £213 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £317 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £11.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +26.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £12.25 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.44 £12.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 December 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
4 9 (42.86%) MS Office
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) Critical Path Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
8 4 (19.05%) Retail
8 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (19.05%) Marketing
9 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (14.29%) Legal
9 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
9 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 2 (9.52%) MS Project Server
10 2 (9.52%) APMP
10 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
11 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
11 1 (4.76%) IBM
11 1 (4.76%) ISEB
11 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
11 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
11 1 (4.76%) Migration

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 2 (9.52%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Change Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Change Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Business Change Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Business Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Business Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Planner
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Office Support
5 2 (9.52%) Planning Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Support Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planner
6 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) Project Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) APMP
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) P3O
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) IBM