Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 February 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 111 101
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 25 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.83% 1.11% 1.37%
As % of the Applications category 9.88% 12.11% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 24
East Midlands median daily rate £308 £392 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.56% +4.53% -3.23%
10th Percentile £264 £125 £255
90th Percentile £430 £445 £559
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £18.50 -
England median hourly rate £27.50 £42.48 £35.00
% change year-on-year -35.26% +21.36% +62.79%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 253 289 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.41% 9.17% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 172 143
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £114 £110 £116
90th Percentile £500 £456 £494
England median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 48 42
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.09 £11.74 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.19% -7.69%
10th Percentile £9.60 £10.00 £9.33
90th Percentile £20.50 £20.85 £20.00
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.59% +5.00%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the East Midlands

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in the East Midlands

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in the East Midlands

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in the East Midlands

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Leicestershire +6 9 £350 -26.32%
Northamptonshire +7 7 £280 -30.00% 3
Derbyshire -3 7 £300 +129.89% 1
Nottinghamshire -5 2 - -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 14 (56.00%) Project Management
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) PMO
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (32.00%) ERP
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Project Planning
5 7 (28.00%) Matrix Management
5 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (24.00%) SAP
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Velocity
8 4 (16.00%) Infor M3
8 4 (16.00%) Office 365
8 4 (16.00%) Talend
8 4 (16.00%) Data Mapping
8 4 (16.00%) Infor
8 4 (16.00%) Middleware
8 4 (16.00%) Infor CloudSuite
8 4 (16.00%) Product Breakdown Structure
8 4 (16.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 3 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (12.00%) GDPR
9 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Documentum
2 1 (4.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Infor CloudSuite
1 4 (16.00%) Infor M3
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.00%) iTrent
2 2 (8.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) NAS
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) ERP Manager
2 5 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Integration Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) ERP Architect
4 3 (12.00%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Office 365 Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Project Office Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware
1 4 (16.00%) Velocity
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) AIX
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) HPUX
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Solaris
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) ERP
4 7 (28.00%) Matrix Management
4 7 (28.00%) Project Planning
4 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) Data Mapping
6 4 (16.00%) Product Breakdown Structure
6 4 (16.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 3 (12.00%) Change Control
7 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
7 3 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (12.00%) Project Governance
8 2 (8.00%) CRM
8 2 (8.00%) Dependency Management
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) APMP
4 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) PMO
2 3 (12.00%) GDPR
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) KVM
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Infor
3 4 (16.00%) Talend
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (8.00%) Workday
6 1 (4.00%) Borland
6 1 (4.00%) Capita
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Cognos
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) ION Trading
6 1 (4.00%) Opsware
6 1 (4.00%) PlateSpin
6 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.00%) Sun
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas
6 1 (4.00%) VMware