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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
England / South East
Rank 100 111 93
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Project 143 153 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.97% 1.83% 2.05%
As % of the Applications category 16.63% 15.09% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 87 103
Median daily rate £370 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £226 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.35
% change year-on-year
- +72.03%

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
860 1014 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.84% 12.14% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 514 639
Median daily rate £350 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 116 140
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.58 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +36 60 £370 -10.30% 1
Hampshire -12 29 £325 -13.33% 4
Buckinghamshire -3 18 £396 +59.79% 1
Oxfordshire +1 10 £413 -17.50% 4
Kent +1 7 £478 - 2
West Sussex -4 6 £294 -33.61% 1
East Sussex +9 4 £350 -6.66% 2
Surrey +8 3 £235 -43.71% 2
Middlesex +1 3 £220 +10.00%
Home Counties - 1 £325 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 161 (59.41%) MS Excel
2 158 (58.30%) Project Management
3 155 (57.20%) Microsoft
4 116 (42.80%) PRINCE2
5 99 (36.53%) Finance
6 63 (23.25%) MS Office
7 61 (22.51%) ITIL
8 56 (20.66%) Security Cleared
9 53 (19.56%) Management Information System
10 51 (18.82%) Telecoms
11 46 (16.97%) SC Cleared
12 44 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 43 (15.87%) Remedy
14 42 (15.50%) Change Management
14 42 (15.50%) ITIL V3
14 42 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (14.39%) SharePoint
15 39 (14.39%) MS PowerPoint
16 38 (14.02%) Wi-Fi
17 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (12.92%) LTE
18 34 (12.55%) VoLTE
18 34 (12.55%) MS Visio
18 34 (12.55%) Ericsson
19 33 (12.18%) Project Planning
20 31 (11.44%) Programme Management
21 25 (9.23%) Risk Management
22 19 (7.01%) Degree
23 18 (6.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 18 (6.64%) Document 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 39 (14.39%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.17%) 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
1 161 (59.41%) MS Excel
2 63 (23.25%) MS Office
3 39 (14.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (12.55%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) Maya
6 1 (0.37%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Primavera
2 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) Office 365
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.02%) Wi-Fi
2 35 (12.92%) LTE
3 34 (12.55%) VoLTE
4 4 (1.48%) 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%) 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 99 (36.53%) Finance
2 51 (18.82%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.69%) Legal
4 8 (2.95%) Banking
5 6 (2.21%) Marketing
6 5 (1.85%) Law
7 4 (1.48%) Retail
8 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.74%) German Language
9 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.74%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Military
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (49.82%) Project Manager
2 34 (12.55%) Voice Project Manager
3 33 (12.18%) Analyst
4 18 (6.64%) Coordinator
5 17 (6.27%) PMO Analyst
6 16 (5.90%) Project Coordinator
7 14 (5.17%) IT Manager
7 14 (5.17%) IT Project Manager
7 14 (5.17%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 12 (4.43%) Network Manager
8 12 (4.43%) Project Planner
9 11 (4.06%) Network Project Manager
10 10 (3.69%) Administrator
10 10 (3.69%) Core Network Project Manager
11 9 (3.32%) Project Analyst
12 8 (2.95%) PMO Manager
13 7 (2.58%) Infrastructure Manager
13 7 (2.58%) Project Administrator
13 7 (2.58%) Support Officer
14 6 (2.21%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.11%) .NET
1 3 (1.11%) XML
2 2 (0.74%) HTML
2 2 (0.74%) Middleware
3 1 (0.37%) WCF
3 1 (0.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.56%) Management Information System
2 42 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.80%) PMI
4 7 (2.58%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.21%) Economics
5 6 (2.21%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.85%) Learning Management System
6 5 (1.85%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.11%) CCTV
8 2 (0.74%) NHS
8 2 (0.74%) PKI
8 2 (0.74%) Statistics
9 1 (0.37%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.37%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) iPad
9 1 (0.37%) iPhone
9 1 (0.37%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.17%) Windows
2 6 (2.21%) Unix
3 4 (1.48%) Linux
3 4 (1.48%) Solaris
4 2 (0.74%) AIX
5 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (58.30%) Project Management
2 116 (42.80%) PRINCE2
3 61 (22.51%) ITIL
4 44 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (15.50%) Change Management
5 42 (15.50%) ITIL V3
6 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (12.18%) Project Planning
8 31 (11.44%) Programme Management
9 25 (9.23%) Risk Management
10 18 (6.64%) Document Management
11 14 (5.17%) Change Control
11 14 (5.17%) Logistics
12 13 (4.80%) Coaching
12 13 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.80%) Migration
12 13 (4.80%) SDLC
13 12 (4.43%) Matrix Organization
14 10 (3.69%) Scrum
14 10 (3.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.85%) SQL
2 3 (1.11%) C
2 3 (1.11%) VB
3 2 (0.74%) Java
4 1 (0.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 56 (20.66%) Security Cleared
2 46 (16.97%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.01%) Degree
4 18 (6.64%) PMI Certification
4 18 (6.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (6.27%) PMP
6 13 (4.80%) APMP
7 12 (4.43%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.48%) CEH
9 4 (1.48%) CREST Certified
9 4 (1.48%) OSCP
10 3 (1.11%) HND
11 2 (0.74%) CISSP
11 2 (0.74%) GCIA
11 2 (0.74%) GCIH
11 2 (0.74%) MBA
12 1 (0.37%) CBAP
12 1 (0.37%) CIMA
12 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.06%) QA
2 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) COBIT
3 2 (0.74%) COSO
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%) 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
1 155 (57.20%) Microsoft
2 43 (15.87%) Remedy
3 34 (12.55%) Ericsson
4 6 (2.21%) Oracle
5 4 (1.48%) HP
5 4 (1.48%) Planview
5 4 (1.48%) SAP
5 4 (1.48%) VMware
6 3 (1.11%) iManage
7 2 (0.74%) Amdocs
7 2 (0.74%) BT
7 2 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco
7 2 (0.74%) Citrix
7 2 (0.74%) Intel Security
7 2 (0.74%) NetWitness
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe
8 1 (0.37%) EMC
8 1 (0.37%) IBM
8 1 (0.37%) NetApp
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