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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank - 43 51
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.52% 0.55%
As % of the Applications category - 16.67% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +71.87%
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
36 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 14.88% 9.15% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 22
Median daily rate £323 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £312 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £375 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £9.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.35% -72.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB

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
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
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
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) PMO Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
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%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SAP