The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Renfrewshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 7.48% - -
As % of the Applications category 31.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.49%
Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
35 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 23.81% 26.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 0
Average daily rate £286 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Project
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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 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Project Management
5 8 (40.00%) MS Project Server
6 7 (35.00%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (35.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (30.00%) OO
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) IIS
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) InfoPath
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
8 5 (25.00%) MS Office
8 5 (25.00%) SLA
8 5 (25.00%) Workflow
9 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (15.00%) HP
10 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (40.00%) MS Project Server
3 7 (35.00%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (30.00%) InfoPath
3 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (30.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Earned Value Management
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) PMP
3 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (15.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Altiris
2 3 (15.00%) VMware