The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 45 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.86% 1.24% 1.92%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 13.16% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £575 £408 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.10% -9.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £18.92 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+107.71% -32.41%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
36 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.44% 9.41% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 6
Average daily rate £300 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Average hourly rate £12.30 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Nottingham -8 7 £575 +15.00%
MS Project
East Midlands

MS Project
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
4 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Legal
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (14.29%) Product Management
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Retail
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Business Change Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Business Change Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Business Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Business Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Change Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Change Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Project Officer
2 4 (28.57%) Project Support Officer
3 3 (21.43%) Smart Metering Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft