The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 23 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 21 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.83% 3.23% 2.42%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 26.67% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £475 £493 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +38.24%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £332 £369
% change year-on-year +13.12% -10.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8 15 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 7.34% 12.10% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 15
Median daily rate £475 £493 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +23.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £528 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £162.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Canary Wharf

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Confluence
5 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) DB2
6 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Publishing
6 1 (14.29%) Information Management

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Telephony Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 2 (28.57%) IBM