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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 51 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Project 12 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.84% 2.11% 1.44%
As % of the Applications category 12.37% 13.04% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
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£475 £675 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +96.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £220 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £700 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +5.26%
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
97 69 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.88% 16.16% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 21 12
Average daily rate £375 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £685 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 14
Average hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £13.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +4.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.65 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £37.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
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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 -12 7 £463 -33.92% 1
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2
2 12 (52.17%) MS Office
3 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 10 (43.48%) Project Management
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) Change Management
6 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
6 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Publishing
8 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
8 5 (21.74%) PMI
8 5 (21.74%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
9 4 (17.39%) VCP4
9 4 (17.39%) PMP
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (17.39%) C
9 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
10 3 (13.04%) CAFM
10 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
11 2 (8.70%) ERP
11 2 (8.70%) CRM
11 2 (8.70%) Migration
11 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
11 2 (8.70%) QA

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Office
2 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) UltraEdit
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planner
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Change Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
4 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.04%) CAFM
9 2 (8.70%) Migration
9 2 (8.70%) CRM
9 2 (8.70%) ERP
9 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.35%) Change Control
10 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Coaching
10 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) PMP
3 4 (17.39%) VCP4
4 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Ariba
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Primavera
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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