The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 10 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 7.27% 7.78% 6.00%
As % of the Applications category 26.67% 25.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +125.00%
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 £20.35 £21.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -37.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Applications Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 27.27% 31.11% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 6
Average daily rate £275 £450 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +157.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.22 £12.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.50% -31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Woking

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Woking region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

MS Project
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) APMP
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) PMP
3 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) APMP
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft