The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
South West / Devon
Rank 30 33 28
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.70% 0.52% 1.97%
As % of the Applications category 31.82% 5.26% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Median daily rate £500 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £371
% change year-on-year -6.66% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.18% +77.77%  

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 Devon with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 22 19 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 8.49% 9.90% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £178 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £472 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +0.30% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £12.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +27.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.55%  

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in Devon

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project in Devon over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project in Devon

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in Devon

MS 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 MS Project within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 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
Plymouth - 7 £500 - 1
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Devon region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
3 4 (44.44%) MS Project Server
3 4 (44.44%) ERP
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) PMO
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) IFS
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) Primavera
6 1 (11.11%) APMP
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

MS Project
Top Related 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 4 (44.44%) MS Project Server
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Primavera
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) APMP
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) IFS
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