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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 25 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.99% 0.64% 1.63%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 6.90% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £165 £233 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.27% -1.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £20.35 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+93.19% -27.33%
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
30 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.95% 9.29% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 23
Average daily rate £165 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £230 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £496 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £10.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (50.00%) Acrobat
3 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Acrobat
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Coordinator
1 3 (37.50%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) PMO Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) PMO Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Office Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Office Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Support Assistant
3 1 (12.50%) Bid Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Document Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Production Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco