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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 145 89 61
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -28
Contract jobs citing MS Project 122 214 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.38% 2.27% 3.10%
As % of the Applications category 11.47% 15.71% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 136 157
Median daily rate £333 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.18 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -25.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.34% +65.26%
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
1064 1362 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.07% 14.43% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 667 710
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 155 133
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £10.04 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £24.12 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Histogram 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 June 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 43 £410 +9.33% 10
Hampshire -31 43 £325 -7.14% 4
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £325 -18.75% 4
Surrey -12 9 £338 -28.94% 4
Middlesex +2 7 £175 -75.00%
Oxfordshire +4 5 £220 -26.66% 2
West Sussex -28 4 £339 -13.14%
Sussex - 1 £525 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 168 (53.00%) Project Management
2 157 (49.53%) MS Excel
3 143 (45.11%) Microsoft
4 121 (38.17%) PRINCE2
5 108 (34.07%) Finance
6 77 (24.29%) Security Cleared
7 63 (19.87%) SC Cleared
8 55 (17.35%) MS Office
9 53 (16.72%) ITIL
10 51 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (16.09%) Change Control
11 49 (15.46%) Project Planning
12 44 (13.88%) SharePoint
12 44 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (13.56%) Degree
13 43 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
14 41 (12.93%) MS PowerPoint
15 39 (12.30%) Programme Management
16 36 (11.36%) Telecoms
17 33 (10.41%) PMI Certification
18 32 (10.09%) MS Visio
19 31 (9.78%) Management Information System
20 25 (7.89%) Oracle
20 25 (7.89%) SDLC
20 25 (7.89%) ITIL V3
21 24 (7.57%) Windows
22 23 (7.26%) Unix
23 21 (6.62%) PRINCE
24 20 (6.31%) PMP
24 20 (6.31%) Change 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 44 (13.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.84%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.95%) Confluence
4 2 (0.63%) SAS
4 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 157 (49.53%) MS Excel
2 55 (17.35%) MS Office
3 41 (12.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (10.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.95%) Mingle
5 3 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Primavera
2 3 (0.95%) assyst
2 3 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.32%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.58%) Office 365
2 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.95%) Trello
3 2 (0.63%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.10%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (2.84%) LTE
2 9 (2.84%) VoLTE
3 7 (2.21%) ATM
4 5 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.26%) SAN
6 3 (0.95%) SDH
7 2 (0.63%) HTTP
7 2 (0.63%) LAN
7 2 (0.63%) NAS
7 2 (0.63%) SSH
7 2 (0.63%) SSL
7 2 (0.63%) VPN
7 2 (0.63%) WAN
8 1 (0.32%) Firewall
8 1 (0.32%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.84%) Oracle Database
1 9 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (0.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.63%) DataStage
3 2 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (0.63%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.32%) Big Data
4 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.32%) MS Access
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.32%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.32%) QlikView
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.21%) JIRA
2 2 (0.63%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.32%) TestRail
3 1 (0.32%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (0.32%) VectorCAST
General
1 108 (34.07%) Finance
2 36 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.21%) Banking
4 7 (2.21%) Marketing
4 7 (2.21%) Spanish Language
5 5 (1.58%) Retail
6 3 (0.95%) Automotive
6 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.95%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (0.63%) Electronics
7 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (40.69%) Project Manager
2 47 (14.83%) Analyst
3 30 (9.46%) Project Planner
4 25 (7.89%) Coordinator
5 24 (7.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 19 (5.99%) IT Manager
6 19 (5.99%) IT Project Manager
7 18 (5.68%) PMO Analyst
8 16 (5.05%) Programme Planner
8 16 (5.05%) Project Coordinator
9 15 (4.73%) Junior
10 13 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (4.10%) Junior Project Manager
11 12 (3.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 11 (3.47%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.47%) PMO Coordinator
12 11 (3.47%) Senior Manager
12 11 (3.47%) Senior Project Manager
13 10 (3.15%) Consultant
13 10 (3.15%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.47%) .NET
2 10 (3.15%) XML
3 7 (2.21%) HTML
4 3 (0.95%) Flash
5 2 (0.63%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.63%) Middleware
6 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.32%) SOAP
6 1 (0.32%) Web Services
6 1 (0.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.32%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.78%) Management Information System
3 16 (5.05%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.47%) PMI
5 5 (1.58%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.26%) FMCG
7 3 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.95%) PKI
7 3 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.63%) Economics
8 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.32%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.32%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.32%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.32%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.32%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.57%) Windows
2 23 (7.26%) Unix
3 6 (1.89%) Solaris
4 5 (1.58%) AIX
4 5 (1.58%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.26%) Linux
6 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (53.00%) Project Management
2 121 (38.17%) PRINCE2
3 53 (16.72%) ITIL
4 51 (16.09%) Change Control
4 51 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (15.46%) Project Planning
6 44 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (12.30%) Programme Management
8 25 (7.89%) ITIL V3
8 25 (7.89%) SDLC
9 21 (6.62%) PRINCE
10 20 (6.31%) Change Management
10 20 (6.31%) Coaching
10 20 (6.31%) Migration
11 17 (5.36%) Project Governance
12 16 (5.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (4.73%) CRM
13 15 (4.73%) Resource Management
13 15 (4.73%) Time Management
13 15 (4.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.73%) SQL
2 9 (2.84%) Java
3 7 (2.21%) C++
4 5 (1.58%) C
5 3 (0.95%) VBA
6 2 (0.63%) C#
6 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.63%) VB
7 1 (0.32%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 63 (19.87%) SC Cleared
3 43 (13.56%) Degree
4 33 (10.41%) PMI Certification
5 20 (6.31%) PMP
6 14 (4.42%) DV Cleared
7 12 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (2.21%) APMP
9 7 (2.21%) CAPM
9 7 (2.21%) CISSP
10 6 (1.89%) GCIA
10 6 (1.89%) GCIH
11 5 (1.58%) ISEB
11 5 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.10%) QA
2 4 (1.26%) GxP
2 4 (1.26%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.63%) COBIT
4 2 (0.63%) COSO
4 2 (0.63%) SAS 70
4 2 (0.63%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) HL7
5 1 (0.32%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO13485
5 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.58%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (1.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 143 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.89%) Oracle
3 15 (4.73%) Amdocs
4 13 (4.10%) SAP
5 12 (3.79%) Ericsson
5 12 (3.79%) Remedy
6 6 (1.89%) HP
6 6 (1.89%) Planview
7 5 (1.58%) Intel Security
7 5 (1.58%) NetWitness
8 4 (1.26%) Citrix
8 4 (1.26%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.26%) VMware
9 3 (0.95%) Cognos
9 3 (0.95%) IBM
9 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.95%) Siebel
9 3 (0.95%) webMethods
10 2 (0.63%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco
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