The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 37 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 13 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.69% - 0.57%
As % of the Applications category 16.46% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 - £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +47.05%
Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
79 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.32% 14.63% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 13
Average daily rate £338 £170 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.52% -32.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £120 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Average hourly rate £15.75 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.95% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.32 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
Oxford - 7 £475 - 1
Banbury - - - -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (56.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (16.00%) MS Project Server
6 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Finance
7 3 (12.00%) Publishing
8 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
8 2 (8.00%) MS Office
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
9 1 (4.00%) Time Management
9 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
9 1 (4.00%) CMS
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.00%) Content Management
9 1 (4.00%) Information Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) MS Project Server
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
4 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Business Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (8.00%) Project Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate
7 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.00%) Project Planner
7 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) PMI
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Content Management
7 1 (4.00%) Information Management
7 1 (4.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Dell
2 1 (4.00%) Nortel
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy