The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Microsoft Project
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 57 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 14 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.65% 1.64% 2.17%
As % of the Applications category 15.22% 15.22% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 16
Median daily rate £405 £318 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.55% +8.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £241 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £426 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £334 £373
% change year-on-year +12.64% -10.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £28.50 £94.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -69.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £31.40
% change year-on-year +11.64% -28.34%  

Microsoft 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 Bristol with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 92 92 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 10.86% 10.76% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 56 75
Median daily rate £344 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £127 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £18.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% +51.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.50 £170.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.57 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.63% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Bristol

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Bristol

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Bristol

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Earned Value Management
6 4 (17.39%) Change Control
6 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (13.04%) APMP
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) SAN
7 3 (13.04%) PMP
7 3 (13.04%) Windows
7 3 (13.04%) PMO
8 2 (8.70%) Task Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) VBScript

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) iPlanet
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Primavera
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) FCoE
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Military
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Project Planner
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
3 1 (4.35%) HPUX
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) SUSE
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Change Control
4 4 (17.39%) Earned Value Management
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Server Patching
6 2 (8.70%) Task Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 1 (4.35%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (4.35%) Product Breakdown Structure
7 1 (4.35%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) C-shell
2 1 (4.35%) Korn
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) APMP
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) PMP
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) KVM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) Samba
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Dell
2 2 (8.70%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (8.70%) NetApp
2 2 (8.70%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Opsware
3 1 (4.35%) PlateSpin
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Sun
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
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