Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 17 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 47 55
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 -11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 12 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.08% 1.28% 1.68%
As % of the Applications category 46.15% 16.22% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Devon median daily rate £500 £340 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.06% -12.26% -3.13%
10th Percentile £464 £242 £339
90th Percentile £560 £416 £551
South West median daily rate £400 £333 £375
% change year-on-year +20.30% -11.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £28.50 £104.64
% change year-on-year - -72.76% +553.97%

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 Devon with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 26 37 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.50% 7.89% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 37
Devon median daily rate £440 £304 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.74% -13.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £160 £145 £225
90th Percentile £553 £383 £440
South West median daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Devon median hourly rate £11.50 £11.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -33.33% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.05 £15.35
90th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £17.25
South West median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +16.67%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Devon

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Devon

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Devon

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +12 9 £500 +41.84% 1
Torquay - 1 £525 -
Microsoft Project
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Devon region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 11 (91.67%) MS Visio
1 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
1 11 (91.67%) Project Planning
2 5 (41.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (8.33%) Primavera
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) CMS
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (8.33%) Confluence
4 1 (8.33%) hybris
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Slack
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Slack
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Programme Planner
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
1 11 (91.67%) Project Planning
2 5 (41.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) hybris
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore