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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 37 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing MS Project 27 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.69% 3.82% 1.84%
As % of the Applications category 21.77% 19.79% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 13
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£375 £351 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +4.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £307 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £473 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -40.74%
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
124 96 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.96% 19.32% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 70 50
Average daily rate £330 £320 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £145 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £434 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 4
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £14.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +73.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.95 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £49.50 £17.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.62 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.68% -6.45%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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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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 -12 8 £413 +17.83% 2
Chippenham - 4 £288 -
Corsham - - - -
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 29 (56.86%) Finance
3 24 (47.06%) Retail
4 21 (41.18%) Banking
4 21 (41.18%) Retail Banking
5 18 (35.29%) Change Management
6 16 (31.37%) PRINCE2
7 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 15 (29.41%) Project Management
7 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
8 14 (27.45%) Change Control
9 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
11 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
12 3 (5.88%) C
12 3 (5.88%) MS Office
12 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
12 3 (5.88%) PMP
12 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.88%) Information Management
12 3 (5.88%) Document Management
12 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
12 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
12 3 (5.88%) Matrix Management
12 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (3.92%) Metadata Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
General
1 29 (56.86%) Finance
2 24 (47.06%) Retail
3 21 (41.18%) Banking
3 21 (41.18%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Military
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
1 17 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Programme Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Project Manager
2 13 (25.49%) Programme Office Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Project Planner
4 4 (7.84%) Junior
4 4 (7.84%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Workstream Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Project Officer
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Programme Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) PMO Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Programme Office Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (3.92%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
1 2 (3.92%) XML
1 2 (3.92%) XSLT
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Change Management
2 16 (31.37%) PRINCE2
3 15 (29.41%) Project Management
4 14 (27.45%) Change Control
5 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
6 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) Information Management
7 3 (5.88%) Document Management
7 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Metadata Management
8 2 (3.92%) Dependency Management
8 2 (3.92%) Information Governance
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.96%) ERP
9 1 (1.96%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) C
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.88%) PMP
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Niku
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
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