The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for MS Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 31 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.79% 2.13% 1.04%
As % of the Applications category 4.44% 15.38% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £135 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -70.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £375
% change year-on-year -6.16% -0.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £39.67 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.07% +76.31%  

MS Project is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 45 39 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 17.79% 13.83% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 11
Median daily rate £313 £245 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.55% +36.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £135 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £373 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £15.10 £18.75 £12.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.46% +48.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £18.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.75 £13.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing MS Project as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project in Basingstoke

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in Basingstoke

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in Basingstoke

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) PMP
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) 3G
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) 4G
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planner
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Planner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft