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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 58 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Contract jobs citing MS Project 16 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.19% 3.04% 0.21%
As % of the Applications category 17.20% 20.00% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£298 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -49.29%
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
93 80 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.74% 15.21% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 40
Average daily rate £293 £350 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.42% +115.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.91 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.99 £16.50
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 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 -29 4 £281 -46.42% 1
Banbury - 3 £274 -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 18 (58.06%) PRINCE2
1 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
2 15 (48.39%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (32.26%) Programme Management
4 10 (32.26%) PMP
4 10 (32.26%) PMI Certification
5 9 (29.03%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
6 8 (25.81%) MS Office
6 8 (25.81%) P3O
7 6 (19.35%) Publishing
7 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (19.35%) Change Management
8 5 (16.13%) PMI
8 5 (16.13%) ISEB
8 5 (16.13%) Project Planning
8 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
9 4 (12.90%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (12.90%) Degree
9 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.90%) C
10 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle
10 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
10 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
11 2 (6.45%) Product Management
11 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS Office
3 4 (12.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Coordinator
2 8 (25.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Coordinator
4 3 (9.68%) PMO Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Planner
5 2 (6.45%) PMO Assistant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (6.45%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Resource Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Web Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) ERP Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) PMI
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
1 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) PRINCE2
2 15 (48.39%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (32.26%) Programme Management
5 6 (19.35%) Change Management
6 5 (16.13%) Project Planning
6 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.90%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
8 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
9 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (6.45%) Product Management
9 2 (6.45%) Critical Path Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
10 1 (3.23%) Web Design
10 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (3.23%) Information Security
10 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) PMP
1 10 (32.26%) PMI Certification
2 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (16.13%) ISEB
4 4 (12.90%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £270.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago