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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 45 49 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Project 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.22% 0.56% 1.03%
As % of the Applications category 14.81% 6.45% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -57.33%
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
27 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.21% 8.76% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 10
Average daily rate £363 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £290 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £488 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £9.75 £28.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.17% +133.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £21.60 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £34.40 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £375 - 1
Street - 2 - -
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
3 2 (28.57%) Equities
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Social Media
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) P3O
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Finance

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Fixed Income
1 2 (28.57%) Equities
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) P3O
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago