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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 52 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Project 11 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.78% 1.24% 1.18%
As % of the Applications category 17.74% 11.29% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Median daily rate £400 £375 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +31.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £310 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +11.11%
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
62 62 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.03% 11.01% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 32
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £32.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Oxford -2 4 £400 +33.33% 1
Banbury +2 1 £273 -39.33%
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (52.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) MS Project Server
7 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
8 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
9 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
9 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Dependency Management
9 2 (10.53%) Change Management
9 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
9 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 2 (10.53%) Publishing
9 2 (10.53%) Marketing
9 2 (10.53%) Banking
9 2 (10.53%) German Language
9 2 (10.53%) APMP
10 1 (5.26%) IEC 61508
10 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 1 (5.26%) Computer Science

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 4 (21.05%) MS Project Server
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (52.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (36.84%) MS Office
4 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (5.26%) VectorCAST
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) German Language
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Coordinator
3 5 (26.32%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Project Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Project Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Support Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Support Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Accountant
6 1 (5.26%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
4 3 (15.79%) Coaching
4 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Management
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) E-Procurement
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) RUP
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) HL7
1 1 (5.26%) IEC 61508
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO13485
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) CODA
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Perforce