The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 45 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs citing MS Project 4 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.12% 5.50% -
As % of the Applications category 9.76% 31.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate
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£281 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -49.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.45% 17.43% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 16
Average daily rate £300 £369 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +163.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £160 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £575 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.25 £21.87 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.25% +82.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £21.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.75 £22.37 £12.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 6 (54.55%) PMP
2 6 (54.55%) PMI Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Publishing
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) PMI
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) P3O
5 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Primavera
General
1 6 (54.55%) Publishing
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Coordinator
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planner
5 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
5 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) Web Design
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 1 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) PMP
1 6 (54.55%) PMI Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
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