The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 26 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.97% 1.12% 5.84%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 10.00% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Median daily rate £215 £475 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.73% -3.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £370
% change year-on-year +13.63% -10.81%  
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 Guildford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5 10 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 4.85% 11.24% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 15
Median daily rate £189 £173 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% -56.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £153 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £463 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.05% +34.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Guildford

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 3 (100.00%) PMO
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Pega
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Planview
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Pega
1 1 (33.33%) Planview