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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 27 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.23% 0.53% -
As % of the Applications category 10.00% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £364
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £40.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year
+6.18% +91.18%

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
20 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.35% 7.20% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Median daily rate £120 £325 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.07% +21.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £155 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £645 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +13.79%

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 21 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
Telford - 2 - -
MS Project
West Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (25.00%) Niku
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Open Workbench
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source

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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Open Workbench
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Planner
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planner
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Niku
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software