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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 30 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing MS Project 9 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.66% 5.22% 0.72%
As % of the Applications category 15.79% 21.88% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Average daily rate
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£360 £363 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £320 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.42 £21.00 £28.40
% change year-on-year
+2.01% -26.05%
MS Project
West Midlands

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
57 64 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.86% 23.88% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 13
Average daily rate £140 £300 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £403 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £14.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £23.01 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +1 4 £360 +9.92%
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
MS Project
West Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (64.71%) PRINCE2
2 19 (55.88%) Project Management
2 19 (55.88%) Project Planning
3 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 10 (29.41%) Change Management
4 10 (29.41%) Critical Path Analysis
5 9 (26.47%) Finance
6 7 (20.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (20.59%) ITIL
6 7 (20.59%) Oracle
6 7 (20.59%) MS Office
6 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Change Control
7 6 (17.65%) Agresso
7 6 (17.65%) Internet
7 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
8 5 (14.71%) ERP
9 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
9 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
10 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
10 3 (8.82%) Oracle HRMS
10 3 (8.82%) Degree
10 3 (8.82%) PMI
10 3 (8.82%) C
10 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
11 2 (5.88%) Release Management
11 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (20.59%) MS Office
3 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.94%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Agresso
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (5.88%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Project Planner
3 6 (17.65%) PMO Administrator
3 6 (17.65%) Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Project Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Coordinator
5 4 (11.76%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Planner
8 1 (2.94%) Payroll Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) PMI
1 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) PRINCE2
2 19 (55.88%) Project Management
2 19 (55.88%) Project Planning
3 10 (29.41%) Change Management
3 10 (29.41%) Critical Path Analysis
4 7 (20.59%) ITIL
4 7 (20.59%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Change Control
5 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) ERP
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.88%) Release Management
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.88%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C
2 1 (2.94%) VB
2 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.94%) PMP
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) SolidWorks
3 1 (2.94%) SAP