The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 48 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.19% 5.31% 13.50%
As % of the Applications category 6.12% 27.27% 53.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 20
Median daily rate £350 £265 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £220 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £286 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £17.05
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.69%
MS Project
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
49 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 19.37% 19.47% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 9 32
Median daily rate £297 £220 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.37% -27.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £124 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Erskine -27 2 £330 +24.52%
Paisley - 1 £425 -
MS Project
Scotland

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Change Control
3 8 (57.14%) Resource Levelling
4 7 (50.00%) PMI
4 7 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 3 (21.43%) Server Building
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Replication
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Altiris
8 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) MS Office
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) DNS

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Build Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (7.14%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planner
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) PMI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Economics
3 1 (7.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Change Control
2 8 (57.14%) Resource Levelling
3 7 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Server Building
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Altiris
3 3 (21.43%) VMware