The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 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 Wiltshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 39 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Project 22 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.25% 3.85% 2.16%
As % of the Applications category 16.06% 21.57% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 12
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£407 £355 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £318 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £427 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +44.23%
Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
137 102 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.24% 17.86% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 68 42
Average daily rate £350 £353 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £147 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 9
Average hourly rate £20.06 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.34% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £64.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Swindon -8 13 £413 +16.33%
Salisbury - 5 £298 - 2
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 51 (72.86%) Microsoft
2 40 (57.14%) Finance
3 37 (52.86%) Banking
4 35 (50.00%) Retail
5 31 (44.29%) Retail Banking
6 30 (42.86%) Change Management
7 28 (40.00%) Project Management
7 28 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 22 (31.43%) PRINCE2
9 21 (30.00%) Change Control
10 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
10 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
11 12 (17.14%) MS Office
12 11 (15.71%) Project Planning
13 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
13 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (8.57%) PMP
14 6 (8.57%) PMI Certification
14 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
15 5 (7.14%) Niku
16 4 (5.71%) Intranet
16 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
16 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
16 4 (5.71%) Workflow
16 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
16 4 (5.71%) MS Project Server
16 4 (5.71%) MCTS

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.71%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 28 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (17.14%) MS Office
3 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.43%) Big Data
General
1 40 (57.14%) Finance
2 37 (52.86%) Banking
3 35 (50.00%) Retail
4 31 (44.29%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (51.43%) Analyst
2 23 (32.86%) PMO Analyst
3 19 (27.14%) Programme Analyst
4 16 (22.86%) Programme Office Analyst
5 11 (15.71%) Project Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
7 7 (10.00%) Administrator
8 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Programme Office Administrator
8 6 (8.57%) Project Support Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Programme Administrator
8 6 (8.57%) PMO Administrator
9 5 (7.14%) Project Planner
10 4 (5.71%) Architect
10 4 (5.71%) SharePoint Architect
11 3 (4.29%) Project Support Officer
11 3 (4.29%) Contracts Manager
11 3 (4.29%) Project Officer
11 3 (4.29%) Coordinator
11 3 (4.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.43%) iSeries
2 1 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.43%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Change Management
2 28 (40.00%) Project Management
3 22 (31.43%) PRINCE2
4 21 (30.00%) Change Control
5 11 (15.71%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.71%) Workflow
7 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.29%) Matrix Management
7 3 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.29%) Earned Value Management
7 3 (4.29%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.86%) Information Management
8 2 (2.86%) Document Management
8 2 (2.86%) Logistics
8 2 (2.86%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.86%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) C
3 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) PMP
2 6 (8.57%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.71%) MCTS
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) FINREP
Vendors
1 51 (72.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Niku
3 1 (1.43%) VMware
3 1 (1.43%) HP
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco
3 1 (1.43%) IBM
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 22 days ago