The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 139 103 67
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -36
Contract jobs citing MS Project 114 184 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 1.89% 2.78%
As % of the Applications category 10.38% 14.72% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 116 140
Median daily rate £384 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.80% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £16.25 £16.55
% change year-on-year
+75.38% -1.81%
MS Project
England

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

Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1098 1250 1466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.98% 12.82% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 668 720
Median daily rate £325 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 114 185
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.13 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.90 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.39
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.75%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire -10 29 £388 +40.90% 3
Hampshire -10 29 £318 -2.07% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 15 £413 -10.81% 3
Surrey +7 9 £295 -34.44% 2
Oxfordshire -10 9 £413 +37.50% 2
West Sussex 0 8 £425 -22.72% 1
East Sussex +1 5 £203 -43.75% 1
Kent +11 4 £425 - 1
Middlesex +2 3 £155 -50.00%
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 119 (50.42%) Project Management
2 111 (47.03%) Microsoft
3 104 (44.07%) MS Excel
4 80 (33.90%) Finance
5 78 (33.05%) PRINCE2
6 51 (21.61%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (19.49%) Security Cleared
8 40 (16.95%) MS Office
9 39 (16.53%) SC Cleared
10 34 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (14.41%) MS PowerPoint
11 33 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (13.56%) MS Visio
13 30 (12.71%) SharePoint
14 29 (12.29%) ITIL
14 29 (12.29%) Change Management
15 26 (11.02%) Project Planning
16 25 (10.59%) Management Information System
16 25 (10.59%) Telecoms
16 25 (10.59%) Change Control
17 24 (10.17%) Degree
18 22 (9.32%) Programme Management
19 21 (8.90%) PMI Certification
19 21 (8.90%) SDLC
20 16 (6.78%) Time Management
21 15 (6.36%) Coaching
21 15 (6.36%) ITIL V3
21 15 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
21 15 (6.36%) Migration
21 15 (6.36%) Risk Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 30 (12.71%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.51%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.42%) Confluence
3 1 (0.42%) SAS
3 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 104 (44.07%) MS Excel
2 40 (16.95%) MS Office
3 34 (14.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (13.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.42%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.85%) Primavera
2 1 (0.42%) assyst
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.69%) Office 365
2 2 (0.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (2.12%) HTTP
3 5 (2.12%) LTE
3 5 (2.12%) SSH
3 5 (2.12%) SSL
3 5 (2.12%) VoLTE
3 5 (2.12%) VPN
4 3 (1.27%) ATM
4 3 (1.27%) SAN
5 2 (0.85%) NAS
5 2 (0.85%) SDH
6 1 (0.42%) LAN
6 1 (0.42%) RS-232
6 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (0.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.42%) Big Data
2 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.42%) DataStage
2 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.42%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (0.42%) QlikView
2 1 (0.42%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) JIRA
2 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.42%) TestRail
3 1 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.42%) VectorCAST
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (33.90%) Finance
2 25 (10.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.69%) Banking
4 3 (1.27%) Legal
4 3 (1.27%) Marketing
4 3 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.85%) Law
5 2 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Military
6 1 (0.42%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.42%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (41.10%) Project Manager
2 48 (20.34%) Analyst
3 21 (8.90%) PMO Analyst
4 17 (7.20%) IT Manager
4 17 (7.20%) IT Project Manager
5 14 (5.93%) Consultant
6 12 (5.08%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.08%) Coordinator
6 12 (5.08%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 11 (4.66%) Project Planner
8 10 (4.24%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (3.81%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (3.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 9 (3.81%) Project Coordinator
9 9 (3.81%) Technical Business Analyst
10 8 (3.39%) Business Consultant
10 8 (3.39%) Implementation Engineer
11 7 (2.97%) Administrator
11 7 (2.97%) Incident Analyst
11 7 (2.97%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.08%) .NET
2 10 (4.24%) XML
3 9 (3.81%) HTML
4 6 (2.54%) Middleware
5 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.61%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.59%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.36%) PMI
4 7 (2.97%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.54%) Economics
6 5 (2.12%) PKI
7 3 (1.27%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.27%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.85%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.42%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.42%) iPad
9 1 (0.42%) iPhone
9 1 (0.42%) NHS
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.93%) Windows
2 12 (5.08%) Unix
3 7 (2.97%) AIX
3 7 (2.97%) Solaris
4 6 (2.54%) Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (50.42%) Project Management
2 78 (33.05%) PRINCE2
3 34 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (12.29%) Change Management
5 29 (12.29%) ITIL
6 26 (11.02%) Project Planning
7 25 (10.59%) Change Control
8 22 (9.32%) Programme Management
9 21 (8.90%) SDLC
10 16 (6.78%) Time Management
11 15 (6.36%) Coaching
11 15 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (6.36%) ITIL V3
11 15 (6.36%) Migration
11 15 (6.36%) Risk Management
12 14 (5.93%) CRM
13 13 (5.51%) PRINCE
14 12 (5.08%) Mentoring
15 11 (4.66%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.66%) SQL
2 10 (4.24%) Java
3 8 (3.39%) C++
4 1 (0.42%) C
4 1 (0.42%) C#
4 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
4 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (19.49%) Security Cleared
2 39 (16.53%) SC Cleared
3 24 (10.17%) Degree
4 21 (8.90%) PMI Certification
5 14 (5.93%) PMP
6 12 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (3.81%) CISSP
7 9 (3.81%) GCIA
7 9 (3.81%) GCIH
8 7 (2.97%) APMP
8 7 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (2.12%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.85%) ISEB
12 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.42%) HNC
12 1 (0.42%) HND
12 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.54%) PCI DSS
1 6 (2.54%) QA
2 5 (2.12%) COBIT
2 5 (2.12%) COSO
2 5 (2.12%) SAS 70
3 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.42%) HL7
3 1 (0.42%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.42%) P3O
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.97%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 111 (47.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.66%) Remedy
3 9 (3.81%) Oracle
4 7 (2.97%) Amdocs
4 7 (2.97%) Intel Security
4 7 (2.97%) NetWitness
5 5 (2.12%) Cisco
5 5 (2.12%) Ericsson
5 5 (2.12%) Planview
6 4 (1.69%) SAP
7 3 (1.27%) HP
7 3 (1.27%) iManage
7 3 (1.27%) Siebel
8 2 (0.85%) Blue Coat
8 2 (0.85%) Capita
8 2 (0.85%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.85%) IBM
8 2 (0.85%) Qualys
8 2 (0.85%) VMware
9 1 (0.42%) Perforce
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