The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 56 83 67
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.98% 0.46% 1.66%
As % of the Applications category 8.96% 5.13% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Median daily rate £225 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £403 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year
+67.64% +2.40%
MS Project
UK

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

Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
67 78 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.97% 8.97% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 29
Median daily rate £301 £275 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £190 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £405 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 6
Median hourly rate £12.30 £10.50 £30.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £14.91 £46.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.01
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.41%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +25 6 £225 -25.00% 1
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) ISMS
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) MCAD
3 1 (14.29%) MCSD
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Coordinator
2 2 (28.57%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Controller
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
1 2 (28.57%) ISMS
1 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCAD
1 1 (14.29%) MCSD
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft