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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
South East / West Sussex
Rank 51 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 8 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.67% 2.35% 2.83%
As % of the Applications category 13.79% 20.00% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 12
Median daily rate £488 £426 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% +30.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £480 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.24 £40.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +86.04%

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
58 55 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.13% 11.75% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 38
Median daily rate £431 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.73% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £11.25 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £33.80 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.86%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Crawley +6 3 £288 +13.86%
East Grinstead -8 3 £501 +13.86%
Gatwick -9 1 - -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 17 (85.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
5 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Defect Management
7 5 (25.00%) PMI
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.00%) PMO
9 3 (15.00%) Budget Control
9 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) QA
9 3 (15.00%) CCTV
10 2 (10.00%) Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (10.00%) Degree
10 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
10 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
10 2 (10.00%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) PMO Lead
5 1 (5.00%) Project Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) PMI
3 3 (15.00%) CCTV
3 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) VMS
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 6 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) Budget Control
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (10.00%) Data Security
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
8 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PMO
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) GDPR
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) NetApp
2 1 (5.00%) Planview
2 1 (5.00%) VMware