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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 32 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.75% 3.97% 4.98%
As % of the Applications category 10.42% 21.54% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Average daily rate £513 £360 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.36% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £323 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £385 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.27% -1.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £20.60 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £20.35 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+93.19% -27.33%
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
48 65 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.78% 18.41% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 29
Average daily rate £400 £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.78% -9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £138 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £380 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -40.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 10 February 2016.

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
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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leamington Spa - 2 £513 -
Warwick -4 1 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £288 - 1
MS Project
West Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (33.33%) Primavera
5 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Automotive
6 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (8.33%) Document Management
7 1 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Primavera
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SAP Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Build Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Lead
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Build Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PhD
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP