The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 17 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.19% 2.26% 2.93%
As % of the Applications category 25.93% 13.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.78% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +19.73%
MS Project
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 45 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 16.17% 16.92% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 13
Median daily rate £325 £218 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.42% -34.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £115 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £11.00 £96.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.60% +382.50%
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 Slough

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Slough

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Slough region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 6 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Presales
6 2 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) FMCG
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
6 2 (14.29%) Acrobat
6 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) SQL

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (42.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (14.29%) Acrobat
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ATM
1 1 (7.14%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) PMO Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) PMO Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) PMO Lead
2 2 (14.29%) Project Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) Project Office Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Project Office Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) Support Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Online Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Planner
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Data Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Master Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
2 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GxP
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) Siebel
4 1 (7.14%) Amdocs
4 1 (7.14%) NetSuite