The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 17 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.02% 0.87% 3.85%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 3.85% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.34% +65.26%
MS Project
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.16% 22.61% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 3
Median daily rate £108 £300 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.16% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £225 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Publishing
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 3 (60.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (60.00%) Primavera
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Coaching
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Acrobat
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Primavera
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Assistant
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Assistant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft