The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 14 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 6.02% 2.48% 3.96%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 13.04% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£353 £400 £528
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.75% -24.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -41.98%
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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 Uxbridge region.

Applications Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 30.12% 19.01% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 10
Average daily rate £238 £375 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £253 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £745 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -9.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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
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 29 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (75.00%) Retail
4 8 (66.67%) QA
4 8 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (66.67%) Project Management
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) Demand Management
6 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) Business Development
6 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
6 4 (33.33%) Time Management
6 4 (33.33%) Coaching
6 4 (33.33%) People Management
7 3 (25.00%) C
7 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) Change Management
8 2 (16.67%) MS Office
8 2 (16.67%) SAP
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (8.33%) Release Management
9 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
4 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 8 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (66.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Demand Management
4 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Business Development
4 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (33.33%) Coaching
4 4 (33.33%) People Management
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP