The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 0 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - - 3.35%
As % of the Applications category - - 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £332 £369
% change year-on-year +13.12% -10.10%  
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 East Sussex with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15 21 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 5.47% 7.27% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 30
Median daily rate £425 £309 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.65% -35.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in East Sussex

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft