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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 33 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Project 13 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.54% 3.05% 2.32%
As % of the Applications category 18.84% 16.90% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 9
Average daily rate
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£520 £413 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.06% +28.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £475 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +8.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.25 £18.80
% change year-on-year
+91.78% -2.93%
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
69 71 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.80% 18.07% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 39
Average daily rate £363 £418 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.17% +34.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £160 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £455 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £9.80 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £19.40 £21.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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
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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 +8 5 £213 -50.00%
East Grinstead - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Worthing - - - -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 13 (72.22%) MS Office
2 10 (55.56%) MS Visio
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
5 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
5 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) ISEB
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) VMware
8 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
8 2 (11.11%) Intranet
8 2 (11.11%) EMC
8 2 (11.11%) ERP
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 2 (11.11%) UNIX
8 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) MS Office
2 10 (55.56%) MS Visio
3 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MS Access
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Programme Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Project Support Officer
2 4 (22.22%) Project Officer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Project Office Support
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Office Support
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Office Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Project Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) EMC
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco