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 19 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 31 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.68% 0.64% 0.69%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 5.41% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +116.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.35
% change year-on-year
- +72.03%

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
24 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.41% 11.86% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 9
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 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £645 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Median hourly rate £10.62 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Open Workbench
4 2 (22.22%) Demand Management
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Niku
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software

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 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Open Workbench
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) People Management
2 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Demand Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Niku
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software