The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Watford region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank - 20 24
Contract jobs citing MS Project 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 3.49% 1.27%
As % of the Applications category - 20.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +122.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.91 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-51.38% +29.05%
Applications Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 9.91% 17.44% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £190 £363 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.58% +101.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Watford

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

MS Project
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) Niku
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) Niku
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft