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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
England / South East
Rank 114 101 85
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Project 133 176 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.74% 2.01% 2.23%
As % of the Applications category 14.38% 17.00% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 114 111
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £364 £364
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +112.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.24 £40.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +91.18%

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
925 1035 1376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.09% 11.83% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 552 686
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £480 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 120 130
Median hourly rate £14.63 £16.10 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% +2.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +31 57 £330 -17.50% 3
Hampshire -20 29 £330 -5.71% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 22 £415 +6.41%
West Sussex -14 8 £488 +14.48%
Oxfordshire +1 4 £450 -10.00% 2
Surrey 0 4 £275 -35.29% 4
Kent +4 3 £478 - 1
Middlesex +3 2 £220 +10.00%
East Sussex - 2 £281 -
Home Counties - 1 £325 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 174 (63.97%) MS Excel
2 154 (56.62%) Project Management
3 153 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 130 (47.79%) PRINCE2
5 91 (33.46%) Finance
6 73 (26.84%) ITIL
7 66 (24.26%) Telecoms
8 62 (22.79%) Management Information System
8 62 (22.79%) MS Office
9 58 (21.32%) Security Cleared
10 53 (19.49%) Remedy
11 52 (19.12%) ITIL V3
12 51 (18.75%) SC Cleared
13 44 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
13 44 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
15 38 (13.97%) SharePoint
16 37 (13.60%) Change Management
16 37 (13.60%) LTE
17 36 (13.24%) VoLTE
17 36 (13.24%) Ericsson
17 36 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (13.24%) MS PowerPoint
18 32 (11.76%) MS Visio
19 30 (11.03%) Programme Management
20 29 (10.66%) Project Planning
21 24 (8.82%) PMI Certification
22 22 (8.09%) Risk Management
23 19 (6.99%) PMP
23 19 (6.99%) Degree

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 38 (13.97%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.41%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.37%) CMS
4 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 174 (63.97%) MS Excel
2 62 (22.79%) MS Office
3 36 (13.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (11.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) Maya
6 1 (0.37%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Primavera
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (0.74%) Office 365
2 2 (0.74%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
2 37 (13.60%) LTE
3 36 (13.24%) VoLTE
4 5 (1.84%) MGW
5 2 (0.74%) HTTP
5 2 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.74%) LAN
5 2 (0.74%) SSH
5 2 (0.74%) SSL
5 2 (0.74%) VPN
6 1 (0.37%) 3G
6 1 (0.37%) 4G
6 1 (0.37%) ATM
6 1 (0.37%) Firewall
6 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.37%) DB2
1 1 (0.37%) MS Access
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 91 (33.46%) Finance
2 66 (24.26%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.57%) Banking
3 7 (2.57%) Legal
4 6 (2.21%) Marketing
5 4 (1.47%) Retail
6 3 (1.10%) Law
7 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.74%) German Language
7 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Publishing
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Military
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 129 (47.43%) Project Manager
2 36 (13.24%) Voice Project Manager
3 33 (12.13%) Analyst
4 22 (8.09%) Coordinator
5 18 (6.62%) Project Planner
6 17 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
6 17 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
7 12 (4.41%) Network Manager
7 12 (4.41%) Programme Planner
8 11 (4.04%) Network Project Manager
8 11 (4.04%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 10 (3.68%) Core Network Project Manager
9 10 (3.68%) IT Manager
9 10 (3.68%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (2.94%) Administrator
10 8 (2.94%) PMO Coordinator
10 8 (2.94%) Project Analyst
10 8 (2.94%) Support Officer
11 7 (2.57%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (2.57%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.10%) .NET
1 3 (1.10%) XML
2 2 (0.74%) HTML
2 2 (0.74%) Middleware
2 2 (0.74%) Web Services
3 1 (0.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.79%) Management Information System
2 44 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.51%) PMI
4 7 (2.57%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.21%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.84%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.84%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.10%) CCTV
8 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.74%) NHS
8 2 (0.74%) PKI
8 2 (0.74%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.74%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.37%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.37%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.37%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.78%) Windows
2 6 (2.21%) Unix
3 4 (1.47%) Linux
3 4 (1.47%) Solaris
4 2 (0.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (56.62%) Project Management
2 130 (47.79%) PRINCE2
3 73 (26.84%) ITIL
4 52 (19.12%) ITIL V3
5 44 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (13.60%) Change Management
7 36 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (11.03%) Programme Management
9 29 (10.66%) Project Planning
10 22 (8.09%) Risk Management
11 15 (5.51%) Document Management
11 15 (5.51%) Logistics
12 14 (5.15%) Change Control
12 14 (5.15%) Coaching
12 14 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.41%) Matrix Organization
13 12 (4.41%) Migration
14 10 (3.68%) Mentoring
14 10 (3.68%) SDLC
14 10 (3.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.84%) SQL
2 3 (1.10%) C
3 2 (0.74%) Java
3 2 (0.74%) VB
4 1 (0.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 58 (21.32%) Security Cleared
2 51 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 24 (8.82%) PMI Certification
4 19 (6.99%) Degree
4 19 (6.99%) PMP
5 14 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (4.78%) APMP
7 10 (3.68%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.47%) CEH
9 4 (1.47%) CREST Certified
9 4 (1.47%) OSCP
10 2 (0.74%) CISSP
10 2 (0.74%) GCIA
10 2 (0.74%) GCIH
10 2 (0.74%) HND
10 2 (0.74%) MBA
10 2 (0.74%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.37%) CIMA
11 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.41%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) COBIT
3 2 (0.74%) COSO
3 2 (0.74%) GDPR
3 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.74%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.37%) GMP
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.37%) P3O
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) CSIRT
1 2 (0.74%) RSA Security Analytics
1 2 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 153 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 53 (19.49%) Remedy
3 36 (13.24%) Ericsson
4 7 (2.57%) Oracle
5 4 (1.47%) HP
5 4 (1.47%) Planview
5 4 (1.47%) SAP
5 4 (1.47%) VMware
6 3 (1.10%) BT
7 2 (0.74%) Amdocs
7 2 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco
7 2 (0.74%) Citrix
7 2 (0.74%) IBM
7 2 (0.74%) Intel Security
7 2 (0.74%) NetWitness
7 2 (0.74%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.37%) Cadence
8 1 (0.37%) EMC
8 1 (0.37%) Huawei
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