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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 34 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.64% - 1.82%
As % of the Applications category 3.70% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 17.31% 15.15% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Average daily rate £375 £213 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £90 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
MS Project
Cambridgeshire

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
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 16 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft