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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 37 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 8 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.73% 0.55% 1.67%
As % of the Applications category 13.79% 6.06% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
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£431 £381 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.11% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £326 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £436 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -33.33%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
58 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.53% 9.12% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 19
Average daily rate £315 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £213 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £10.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +29.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £12.10 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £19.11 £11.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Nottingham +5 7 £475 +52.00% 1
MS Project
East Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
3 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) MS Office
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
10 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
10 3 (13.04%) Legal
10 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
11 2 (8.70%) APMP
11 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
11 2 (8.70%) Degree
11 2 (8.70%) MS Project Server
12 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (4.35%) QA
12 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
12 1 (4.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 1 (4.35%) P3O

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (39.13%) MS Office
3 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
3 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) PBX
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Change Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Change Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Business Change Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Business Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Business Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Planner
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Office Support
5 2 (8.70%) Planning Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Support Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planner
6 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Critical Path Analysis
5 5 (21.74%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
9 1 (4.35%) Line Management
9 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.35%) Coaching
9 1 (4.35%) People Management
9 1 (4.35%) Change Control
9 1 (4.35%) ERP
9 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
9 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) APMP
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) P3O
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.35%) Primavera
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) IBM