Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 123 113
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 10 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.83% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 4.00% 9.80% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 25
East Midlands median daily rate £308 £308 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.56% +4.53%
10th Percentile £253 £264 £125
90th Percentile £495 £430 £445
England median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £18.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £42.48
% change year-on-year +27.27% -35.26% +21.36%

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 250 255 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.19% 8.47% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 147 174
East Midlands median daily rate £315 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £118 £114 £110
90th Percentile £513 £500 £456
England median daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year +4.90% +2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 56 47
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.07 £11.09 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.14% -5.66% -2.08%
10th Percentile £8.99 £9.63 £10.00
90th Percentile £14.86 £20.00 £21.05
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +1.59%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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
Northamptonshire -8 4 £488 +74.11%
Nottinghamshire +18 2 £256 -
Derbyshire +9 2 £308 +2.50%
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) PMO
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) APMP
4 2 (20.00%) Earned Value Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Primavera

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Primavera
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) PMO Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Planner
2 2 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Lead
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Controller
3 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Earned Value Management
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) APMP
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle