The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 58 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Project 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.85% 1.14% 1.34%
As % of the Applications category 6.74% 5.94% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £425 £403 £536
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -24.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £345 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £461 £706
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.88% +34.37%
MS Project
South East

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

Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
89 101 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.55% 19.13% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 56 55
Median daily rate £365 £368 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +41.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £178 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 24
Median hourly rate £44.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.87% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.75 £21.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
East Grinstead -3 3 £425 +28.78%
Chichester - 2 £238 -
Worthing - 1 £470 -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Project Governance
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) Budget Control
6 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) webMethods
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) SQL

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Business Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Web Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Web Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Relationship Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Governance
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Budget Control
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) webMethods
3 1 (7.69%) SAP