The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 48 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.22% 1.23% 2.22%
As % of the Applications category 10.00% 15.38% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £283 £250 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +34.37%
MS Project
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
50 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.20% 8.02% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
Median daily rate £300 £288 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £258 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £306 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £23.28 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +158.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Telford -15 5 £283 +13.00%
MS Project
West Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Open Workbench
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Niku
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) webMethods
5 1 (11.11%) Documentum
5 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (11.11%) Documentum
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Open Workbench
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Case Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Niku
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Pega
3 1 (11.11%) webMethods