The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 106 105 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -44
Contract jobs citing MS Project 15 29 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 1.01% 2.52%
As % of the Applications category 6.67% 10.39% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 44
Median daily rate £350 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +11.11%
MS Project
UK

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

Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
225 279 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.42% 9.73% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 174 144
Median daily rate £320 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 18
Median hourly rate £19.25 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Scotland region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Glasgow -1 7 £314 -10.28% 1
Edinburgh +10 6 £375 -6.25% 3
MS Project
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MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (47.62%) PRINCE2
3 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) Project Management
4 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (30.95%) Banking
5 11 (26.19%) Retail
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
6 9 (21.43%) MS Office
6 9 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (16.67%) Retail Banking
9 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 6 (14.29%) Law
10 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
10 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
11 4 (9.52%) EPoS
11 4 (9.52%) ITIL
11 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
11 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
11 4 (9.52%) APMP
12 3 (7.14%) Project Governance
12 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
12 3 (7.14%) Change Control
12 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
12 3 (7.14%) Degree
12 3 (7.14%) Planview
12 3 (7.14%) Open Workbench
12 3 (7.14%) Financial Analysis

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.43%) MS Office
2 9 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (7.14%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Primavera
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
1 2 (4.76%) Trello
2 1 (2.38%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.38%) Power BI
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Banking
3 11 (26.19%) Retail
4 7 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 6 (14.29%) Law
6 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.38%) Advertising
7 1 (2.38%) Billing
7 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 12 (28.57%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Service Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Change Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) EPoS Manager
6 3 (7.14%) EPoS Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Data Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.52%) EPoS
4 1 (2.38%) Economics
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) PRINCE2
2 18 (42.86%) Project Management
3 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 3 (7.14%) Project Governance
7 2 (4.76%) Data Governance
7 2 (4.76%) Data Management
7 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.76%) Kanban
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Governance
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) APMP
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Niku
2 3 (7.14%) Planview
3 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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