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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 31 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 11 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.17% 5.75% 8.95%
As % of the Applications category 19.30% 30.95% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 23
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£350 £371 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.53% +5.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £203 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £26.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
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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
57 84 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.43% 18.58% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 72 46
Average daily rate £350 £315 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.19 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Banking
4 10 (58.82%) Retail
4 10 (58.82%) Change Management
4 10 (58.82%) Retail Banking
5 8 (47.06%) Change Control
6 5 (29.41%) MS Office
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
8 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Internet
9 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (11.76%) Web Development
9 2 (11.76%) Marketing
9 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
9 2 (11.76%) User Experience
9 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
9 2 (11.76%) Digital Content Management
10 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.88%) Revenue Management
10 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.88%) Scrum
10 1 (5.88%) Billing
10 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.88%) JIRA
10 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
10 1 (5.88%) Oracle
10 1 (5.88%) COM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Banking
3 10 (58.82%) Retail
3 10 (58.82%) Retail Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
1 12 (70.59%) PMO Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Programme Office Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Programme Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Producer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Web Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Web Producer
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Office Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Change Management
2 8 (47.06%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Revenue Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Niku
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