The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
South East / East Sussex
Rank 32 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.42% - 1.25%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% - 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £275 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £374 £365
% change year-on-year -6.41% +2.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £39.67 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.07% +76.31%  

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 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 21 20 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 9.95% 6.83% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 24
Median daily rate £275 £230 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.56% -42.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £359 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £39.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.97% +151.61%  
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 East Sussex

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

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in East Sussex

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project in East Sussex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project in East Sussex

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in East Sussex

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 1 £85 - 4
Eastbourne - 1 £275 -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) PMO
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) Information Governance

MS Project
Top Related 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Project Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft