Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 March 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 57 64
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 10 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.28% 1.00% 0.95%
As % of the Applications category 17.24% 9.84% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 - £268
10th Percentile £284 - £168
90th Percentile £577 - £408
South West median daily rate £388 £296 £325
% change year-on-year +31.13% -9.08% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £35.31 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.65% - -
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +16.92% -23.53% +8.23%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 58 61 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.43% 10.12% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 55
Gloucestershire median daily rate £388 £310 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +55.00% -44.83%
10th Percentile £225 £129 £105
90th Percentile £525 £452 £525
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 32
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £22.50 £14.79 £11.66
90th Percentile £50.00 £33.80 £32.13
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +33.33%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 March 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
Gloucester 0 2 £568 -
Cheltenham -10 2 £288 -
Filton - 2 - -
Microsoft Project
South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (30.00%) PMO
4 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Primavera
5 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) SCOM
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) XenApp
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) WAAS
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (20.00%) PMO Planner
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Planner
2 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
2 1 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (10.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos