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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 22 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.72% 8.91% 5.88%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
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£265 £405 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.56% +47.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £315 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £422 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.66%
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
13 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.26% 26.73% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 9
Average daily rate £280 £310 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £424 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -4 5 £265 -34.56%
MS Project
Scotland

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) MS Project Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (25.00%) Replication
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Altiris
7 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (16.67%) InfoPath

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) MS Project Server
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (16.67%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) REXX
4 1 (8.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (16.67%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Altiris