The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
South East / Hampshire
Rank 84 70 62
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 25 59 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.38% 2.71% 2.89%
As % of the Applications category 10.82% 21.69% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 39
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.66% +1.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.18% +77.77%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 231 272 291
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.71% 12.51% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 165 169
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.85 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.03 £25.38
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in Hampshire

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project in Hampshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project in Hampshire

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in Hampshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Winchester +8 4 £351 +40.50%
Andover 0 4 £463 -11.90%
Basingstoke +4 3 £200 +48.14%
Havant -5 3 £350 +37.25% 2
Hook +2 1 £325 +20.48%
Southampton -1 1 £375 +70.45%
Fareham -10 1 £400 +3.22%
Farnborough - 1 £425 -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
1 34 (54.84%) Project Management
2 28 (45.16%) MS Excel
3 24 (38.71%) Finance
4 19 (30.65%) MS Office
4 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
4 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
5 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (25.81%) Programme Management
7 14 (22.58%) PMO
8 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
8 12 (19.35%) Project Planning
9 11 (17.74%) Change Management
10 10 (16.13%) MS Visio
10 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
12 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
12 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
13 7 (11.29%) Scrum
13 7 (11.29%) SDLC
14 6 (9.68%) Critical Path Analysis
14 6 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (9.68%) MS Project Server
14 6 (9.68%) PMP
15 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
15 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
15 5 (8.06%) Degree
15 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
15 5 (8.06%) Coaching

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 19 (30.65%) MS Office
3 10 (16.13%) MS Visio
4 6 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Primavera
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) 3G
1 1 (1.61%) 4G
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.61%) MS Access
1 1 (1.61%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Project Manager
2 14 (22.58%) Project Planner
3 7 (11.29%) Coordinator
4 6 (9.68%) Junior
4 6 (9.68%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (8.06%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Junior Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) PMO Coordinator
7 3 (4.84%) Portfolio Planner
7 3 (4.84%) Project Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Junior PMO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) WCF
1 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.23%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.61%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Solaris
1 1 (1.61%) Unix
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Project Management
2 16 (25.81%) Programme Management
3 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
3 12 (19.35%) Project Planning
4 11 (17.74%) Change Management
5 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.29%) Scrum
7 7 (11.29%) SDLC
8 6 (9.68%) Critical Path Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) Change Control
9 5 (8.06%) Coaching
9 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.45%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
10 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.45%) Information Management
10 4 (6.45%) Resource Allocation
11 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
11 3 (4.84%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
1 2 (3.23%) VB
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
1 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) PMP
3 5 (8.06%) Degree
3 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.84%) APMP
4 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.23%) HND
6 1 (1.61%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) PMO
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe
2 2 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (3.23%) HP
2 2 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) Arqiva
3 1 (1.61%) BT
3 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint