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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 37 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Project 10 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.10% 2.32% 2.93%
As % of the Applications category 18.52% 14.29% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 5
Average daily rate £413 £330 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £224 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £367 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.83% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £20.35 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+93.19% -27.33%
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
54 77 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.32% 16.24% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 23
Average daily rate £313 £360 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £157 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 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
Crawley -7 4 £253 -36.87%
Worthing 0 2 - -
Gatwick -1 2 £480 +190.90%
East Grinstead - 1 £440 -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 17 (65.38%) Project Management
2 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
3 13 (50.00%) MS Office
4 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 10 (38.46%) PRINCE2
6 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
6 7 (26.92%) MS Visio
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (26.92%) Programme Management
7 6 (23.08%) PRINCE
7 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (19.23%) Business Transformation
8 5 (19.23%) ISEB
8 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
8 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
9 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
9 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (15.38%) Time Management
9 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 3 (11.54%) Line Management
10 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
10 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (7.69%) Legal

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
2 13 (50.00%) MS Office
3 7 (26.92%) MS Visio
4 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Primavera
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) PMO Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Coordinator
3 3 (11.54%) Programme Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Assistant
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Planner
4 2 (7.69%) Project Planner
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Information Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (3.85%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Project Management
2 10 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 7 (26.92%) Programme Management
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE
5 5 (19.23%) Business Transformation
5 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (15.38%) Time Management
7 3 (11.54%) Line Management
7 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
8 2 (7.69%) Budget Control
8 2 (7.69%) Critical Path Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) People Management
8 2 (7.69%) Process Management
8 2 (7.69%) Programme Office Management
8 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (7.69%) CBAP
5 1 (3.85%) APMP
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
2 2 (7.69%) EMC
2 2 (7.69%) NetApp
2 2 (7.69%) VMware