The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 59 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.95% 0.85% 1.16%
As % of the Applications category 12.77% 8.47% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £338 £350 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +133.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +11.11%
MS Project
Wales

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

Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 59 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.44% 10.00% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 46 33
Median daily rate £178 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £223 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 10
Median hourly rate £11.17 £10.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.70% -31.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Cardiff +15 5 £338 +36.77%
MS Project
Wales

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 3 (23.08%) NHS
4 3 (23.08%) Informatics
5 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (15.38%) ISMS
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.69%) LIMS
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) MCAD

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Coordinator
2 2 (15.38%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Director
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Planner
3 1 (7.69%) Project Controller
3 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Informatics
2 3 (23.08%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Programme Management
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) ISMS
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCAD
1 1 (7.69%) MCSD
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft