Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 112 92
Rank change year-on-year -10 -20 +13
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 21 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.74% 1.10% 1.54%
As % of the Applications category 8.40% 13.41% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 24
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £270 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -28.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £184 £218 £225
90th Percentile £513 £491 £540
England median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 £18.18 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.80% - -
England median hourly rate £26.88 £42.48 £30.00
% change year-on-year -36.72% +41.58% +33.33%

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 250 246 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.75% 8.21% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 142 127
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.17% +5.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £101 £131 £105
90th Percentile £500 £456 £505
England median daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 41 25
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.22 £12.23 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.24% -0.61% -1.60%
10th Percentile £9.85 £9.70 £9.85
90th Percentile £28.25 £19.50 £20.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +20 10 £350 -30.00%
Northamptonshire -6 5 £503 +89.62%
Nottinghamshire -15 4 £500 +85.19%
Derbyshire +11 2 £102 -72.80%
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Change Management
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 6 (28.57%) PMO
5 5 (23.81%) Matrix Management
6 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (19.05%) ERP
6 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
7 3 (14.29%) SAP
7 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
7 3 (14.29%) GDPR
7 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (14.29%) QA
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Primavera
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.76%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (4.76%) Infor M3
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Power BI
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) ERP Manager
2 3 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 5 (23.81%) Matrix Management
5 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 4 (19.05%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Decision-Making
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) APMP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) PMO
2 3 (14.29%) GDPR
2 3 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) Infor
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Talend