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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 16 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Project 11 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.01% 2.85% 3.31%
As % of the Applications category 29.73% 19.05% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £31.40 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +74.44%
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
37 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 23.57% 14.95% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 8
Median daily rate £325 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £115 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £175.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.71% +944.77%
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (43.75%) Use Case
3 7 (43.75%) Time Management
3 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) UML
3 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) CRM
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) Siebel
7 3 (18.75%) SAP
7 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
8 2 (12.50%) GxP
8 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
8 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
8 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) ATM
1 1 (6.25%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) CRM Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Business Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) CRM Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Online Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) CRM Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) PMO Lead
5 2 (12.50%) Web Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
1 7 (43.75%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Systems Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Time Management
1 7 (43.75%) UML
1 7 (43.75%) Use Case
2 6 (37.50%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GxP
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Siebel
3 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Amdocs
4 1 (6.25%) NetSuite