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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
UK / Scotland
Rank 72 102 77
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -25
Contract jobs citing MS Project 30 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.78% 1.12% 1.68%
As % of the Applications category 15.31% 11.33% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 30
Median daily rate £319 £373 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -11.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £40.00 £20.35
% change year-on-year
+6.18% +96.60%

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
196 256 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.62% 9.89% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 151 186
Median daily rate £278 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £165 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 17
Median hourly rate £15.86 £18.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.41% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.20 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £33.75 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.24 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +13.79%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +9 14 £250 -28.57%
Edinburgh +15 11 £359 -4.40% 2
West Lothian - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 28 (62.22%) Project Management
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (51.11%) PRINCE2
4 21 (46.67%) Finance
5 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
7 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (24.44%) Business Analysis
9 9 (20.00%) APMP
10 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
11 7 (15.56%) Disclosure Scotland
11 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
12 6 (13.33%) MS Office
12 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (11.11%) Document Management
14 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (8.89%) Kanban
14 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (8.89%) Project Governance
15 3 (6.67%) Change Control
15 3 (6.67%) User Stories
15 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
15 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
15 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
15 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
15 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
15 3 (6.67%) Quality Management

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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
3 6 (13.33%) MS Office
3 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Trello
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.22%) Power BI
1 1 (2.22%) QlikView
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Senior PMO
5 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) PMO Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Project Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Project Management
2 23 (51.11%) PRINCE2
3 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (24.44%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) Document Management
8 4 (8.89%) Kanban
8 4 (8.89%) Project Governance
8 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.67%) Change Control
9 3 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.67%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.67%) User Stories
9 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.44%) Change Management
10 2 (4.44%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) APMP
2 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Alteryx
2 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.22%) Mitel
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) SAP
2 1 (2.22%) Tableau
2 1 (2.22%) Talend
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