The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 73 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Project 8 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.16% 1.73% 2.89%
As % of the Applications category 11.76% 15.79% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 12
Median daily rate £413 £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £297 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £393 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £16.25 £16.60
% change year-on-year
+75.38% -2.10%
MS Project
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
68 76 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.86% 10.97% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 45 36
Median daily rate £325 £300 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -19.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 11
Median hourly rate £14.44 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.50 £21.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury +7 1 £273 -37.60%
Oxford -10 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 - -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) MS Project Server
4 5 (35.71%) Coaching
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
6 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
8 1 (7.14%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (7.14%) APMP
8 1 (7.14%) IEC 61508
8 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
8 1 (7.14%) Electronics
8 1 (7.14%) E-Procurement
8 1 (7.14%) Workflow
8 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) MS Project Server
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (7.14%) VectorCAST
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Accountant
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) E-Procurement
6 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.14%) RUP
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) APMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HL7
1 1 (7.14%) IEC 61508
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO13485
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) CODA
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Perforce