Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 6 months to 20 November 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 48 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 14 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.89% 3.16% 3.20%
As % of the Applications category 19.72% 27.05% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 21
Coventry median daily rate £450 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +6.90% +7.41%
10th Percentile £351 £310 £250
90th Percentile £536 £450 £450
West Midlands median daily rate £340 £369 £356
% change year-on-year -7.86% +3.58% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Coventry median hourly rate - - £13.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.06 £15.50 £25.66
% change year-on-year +55.23% -39.59% +55.52%

Microsoft Project is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 71 122 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.61% 11.67% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 96 56
Coventry median daily rate £350 £395 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.45% +10.95% +18.75%
10th Percentile £122 £271 £156
90th Percentile £505 £459 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £334 £350 £336
% change year-on-year -4.64% +4.09% +12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 13
Coventry median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £8.85
90th Percentile £70.63 £38.00 £20.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year -1.64% -20.78% +10.00%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Coventry

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Coventry

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Coventry

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
1 5 (35.71%) Automotive
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) PMP
5 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Retail

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Automotive
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Programme Planner
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Planner
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com