The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 28 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.

Microsoft Project
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 5.08% 1.75% 3.09%
As % of the Applications category 23.08% 20.00% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £366 £365
% change year-on-year -4.37% +0.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £39.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.96% +74.84%  

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 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 13 5 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 22.03% 8.77% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Median daily rate £500 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.35% +11.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in Docklands, London

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in Docklands, London

MS Project
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching

MS 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft