The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 22 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 14 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.89% 3.26% 3.04%
As % of the Applications category 25.45% 15.87% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £430 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.68 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -13.63%
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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 Warwickshire region.

Applications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
55 63 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 15.28% 20.52% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 28
Average daily rate £315 £250 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £250 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £15.85 £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MS Project Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (57.14%) Project Management
3 11 (52.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (47.62%) SharePoint
5 8 (38.10%) Automotive
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) MS Office
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Change Management
8 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
8 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
10 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 3 (14.29%) Document Management
10 3 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) CA PPM
10 3 (14.29%) SAP
10 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
10 3 (14.29%) Change Control
11 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
11 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
11 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
11 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
11 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (9.52%) Java

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 10 (47.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (52.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (28.57%) MS Office
4 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) CA PPM
2 1 (4.76%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (38.10%) Automotive
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Project Planner
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) PMO Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Planner
4 1 (4.76%) Project Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Software Project Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Planning Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Lean Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 3 (14.29%) Document Management
4 3 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PgMP
3 1 (4.76%) APMP
3 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) P3O
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) CA
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Google