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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 36 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.71% 1.62% 2.18%
As % of the Applications category 20.69% 11.76% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 9
Median daily rate £394 £443 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.01% +10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £294 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £17.67
% change year-on-year
- +98.04%

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
29 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.26% 13.78% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 44
Median daily rate £375 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £243 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £19.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 10 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) PRINCE
6 3 (25.00%) WCF
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire
6 3 (25.00%) Snort
6 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
6 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
6 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (25.00%) AppFabric
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) CISM
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security

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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) PMO Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Office Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Training Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Training Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) AppFabric
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) WCF
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 3 (25.00%) CISM
1 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire