The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 42 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.77% 0.82% 1.65%
As % of the Applications category 6.67% 5.71% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £336 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.52% +47.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £397 £230
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 Derbyshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 30 35 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 11.54% 14.29% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 26
Median daily rate £375 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £104 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.12%  
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 Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in Derbyshire

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in Derbyshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 2 £375 -
MS Project
East Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (50.00%) JDeveloper
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Star Schema
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) HPUX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) DTS
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Demantra
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SnowdropKCS
2 2 (25.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (50.00%) DTS
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (50.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JDeveloper
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Development Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Development Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Controller
4 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) HPUX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Document Management
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) QMS
3 2 (25.00%) Transition Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft