The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 3 months to 27 June 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
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 2.08% 1.67% 2.78%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 16.67% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £600 £350 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.42% -31.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £373
% change year-on-year +13.63% -11.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £31.40
% change year-on-year +11.64% -28.34%  

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5 6 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 10.42% 10.00% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Median daily rate £500 £350 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -27.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £545 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Docklands, London

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Docklands, London

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Java Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) MiFID
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM