Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 27 July 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 London > Croydon
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 57 28
Rank change year-on-year +3 -29 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 11 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.61% 1.11% 6.74%
As % of the Applications category 25.58% 13.95% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 21
Croydon median daily rate £438 £325 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -34.34% +46.67%
10th Percentile £365 £285 £350
90th Percentile £712 £345 £540
South London median daily rate £438 £325 £495
% change year-on-year +34.62% -34.34% +69.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

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 Croydon with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 43 43 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 10.19% 7.96% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 38
Croydon median daily rate £444 £300 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.92% -26.15% +59.31%
10th Percentile £182 £175 £155
90th Percentile £599 £443 £529
South London median daily rate £413 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% +23.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Croydon median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% - -
South London median hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% +17.65% -

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Croydon

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Croydon

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Croydon over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Croydon

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Dependency Management
4 5 (45.45%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
5 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Change Control
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) PMBOK
7 2 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
7 2 (18.18%) Resource Levelling
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
7 2 (18.18%) MS Project Server
7 2 (18.18%) CA PPM
7 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
7 2 (18.18%) CA
7 2 (18.18%) Biometrics
7 2 (18.18%) Primavera

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (18.18%) MS Project Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) CA PPM
1 2 (18.18%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Programme Planner
2 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Dependency Management
3 5 (45.45%) Critical Path Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Change Control
6 2 (18.18%) Biometrics
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
6 2 (18.18%) Resource Levelling
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) PMBOK
3 1 (9.09%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) CA