The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 32 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Project 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.45% 1.27% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category 2.70% 13.33% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £408 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £16.25 £16.60
% change year-on-year
+75.38% -2.10%
MS Project
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.67% 9.52% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 21
Median daily rate £351 £350 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £110 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £435 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.38% -53.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £13.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bath +4 1 £408 +16.42% 1
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) PMO Planner
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Senior PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) SAP