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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank - 30 12
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 5.22% 11.76%
As % of the Applications category - 30.43% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Average daily rate - £384 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £18.92 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+107.71% -32.41%
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
18 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.04% 17.16% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 7
Average daily rate £355 £407 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.71% +24.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £347 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £451 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (100.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) PMO Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft