The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 22 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 Peterborough 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 18 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.98% 1.18% -
As % of the Applications category 38.89% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£279 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-58.00% +50.00%
Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.38% 8.28% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
Average daily rate £158 £191 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -49.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £13.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +46.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.20 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £72.50 £16.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.44%
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MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

MS Project
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Primavera
3 4 (50.00%) PMP
3 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (25.00%) PMI
5 2 (25.00%) Process Management
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planner
2 2 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PMP
1 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Primavera