The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 31 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.15% 2.23% 2.44%
As % of the Applications category 21.21% 15.25% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
Median daily rate £253 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £409 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £580 £461
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 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +26.12%
MS Project
Wiltshire

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

Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 59 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.12% 14.60% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 53
Median daily rate £350 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £285 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
4 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
4 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
4 7 (63.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (45.45%) PRINCE
7 3 (27.27%) Project Management
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) ISEB
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) ETL
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) IIS
8 2 (18.18%) Information Security
8 2 (18.18%) CISM
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
8 2 (18.18%) CHECK Team Member
8 2 (18.18%) CREST Certified
8 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
8 2 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
8 2 (18.18%) AppFabric
8 2 (18.18%) Banking

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
1 7 (63.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) PMO Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Project Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Project Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Office Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Security Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior PMO
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Training Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Training Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) AppFabric
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CHECK Team Member
1 2 (18.18%) CISM
1 2 (18.18%) CREST Certified
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
3 1 (9.09%) SAP