The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 53 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Project 10 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.42% 5.13% 6.23%
As % of the Applications category 12.05% 31.07% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 29
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£407 £414 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +23.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £371 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £448 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-37.14% +4.47%
MS Project
South West

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

Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
83 103 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 11.82% 16.51% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 65 73
Average daily rate £400 £323 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% +1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £182 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £14.00 £14.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £21.52 £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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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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 -14 7 £400 -3.61% 2
Trowbridge - - - -
Malmesbury - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
2 29 (61.70%) Finance
3 23 (48.94%) Project Management
4 20 (42.55%) Banking
5 13 (27.66%) Retail
5 13 (27.66%) Change Management
5 13 (27.66%) Retail Banking
6 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
6 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
7 11 (23.40%) Change Control
7 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
8 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
8 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
8 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (19.15%) User Experience
9 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
9 8 (17.02%) Scrum
10 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
12 3 (6.38%) QA
12 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
12 3 (6.38%) ITIL
12 3 (6.38%) PMI
12 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
12 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
12 3 (6.38%) Extranet
12 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
13 2 (4.26%) EMC

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Extranet
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) ATM
3 1 (2.13%) PPP
General
1 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 20 (42.55%) Banking
3 13 (27.66%) Retail
3 13 (27.66%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Project Manager
2 13 (27.66%) PMO Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Programme Office Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Digital Project Manager
3 9 (19.15%) Programme Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Project Planner
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Junior
6 2 (4.26%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.13%) PMO Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Digital Producer
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Workstream Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Project Support Coordinator
7 1 (2.13%) Change Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) COM
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) XML
1 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) User Experience
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) PMI
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Project Management
2 13 (27.66%) Change Management
3 11 (23.40%) PRINCE2
3 11 (23.40%) Change Control
4 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) Scrum
5 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.26%) Service Management
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.26%) Information Management
9 1 (2.13%) Document Management
9 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
9 1 (2.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) C#
1 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) COREP
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) EMC
3 1 (2.13%) Niku
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
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