The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Uxbridge region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 17 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.26% 1.79% 1.64%
As % of the Applications category 21.43% 16.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate £400 £656 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.04% +28.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £631 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £681 £782
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
Applications Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
28 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 19.86% 10.71% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 17
Average daily rate £368 £380 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.28% -8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £288 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £590 £566
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Average hourly rate £14.04 £15.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% -32.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
MS Project
London

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

MS Project
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) P3O
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Planview
4 1 (16.67%) Blog
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Lead
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Planview