The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 75 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 -30  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 35 43 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.97% 2.16% 3.70%
As % of the Applications category 19.55% 20.19% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 52
Median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £282 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £635 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £332 £369
% change year-on-year +13.12% -10.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £33.81 - £12.35
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 Hampshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 179 213 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 10.06% 10.69% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 132 146
Median daily rate £328 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.75% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £175 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 37
Median hourly rate £13.81 £19.44 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.96% +57.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.47 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £20.00
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Hampshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Hampshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Hampshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Hampshire

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Project within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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 +13 8 £413 +37.50% 3
Basingstoke -7 5 £180 -74.35%
Portsmouth +3 4 - -
Fareham - 4 £231 -
Southampton +2 2 £375 -3.84% 1
Havant -1 1 £475 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Microsoft Project
South East

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 31 (54.39%) Project Management
2 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
3 25 (43.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 24 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 19 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 18 (31.58%) PMO
7 17 (29.82%) Finance
8 13 (22.81%) Programme Management
8 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (21.05%) Management Information System
10 11 (19.30%) Primavera
11 10 (17.54%) Change Management
11 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
12 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (12.28%) DV Cleared
13 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (12.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
14 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
14 6 (10.53%) SAP
14 6 (10.53%) PMP
14 6 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
14 6 (10.53%) SDLC
15 5 (8.77%) Data Strategy
15 5 (8.77%) Matrix Organization
15 5 (8.77%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
15 5 (8.77%) Resource Allocation
15 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
16 4 (7.02%) DRM
16 4 (7.02%) C

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring 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 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) QlikView
1 4 (7.02%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.75%) MS Access
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Project Manager
1 11 (19.30%) Project Planner
2 8 (14.04%) Coordinator
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (8.77%) Architect
4 5 (8.77%) PMO Planner
5 4 (7.02%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Report Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) PMO Lead
6 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Planner
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Project Planner
7 2 (3.51%) Applications Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) CRM Manager
7 2 (3.51%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) PMO Coordinator
7 2 (3.51%) Project Support Coordinator
7 2 (3.51%) QlikView Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Telecoms Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Smart Meter
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Project Management
2 13 (22.81%) Programme Management
3 10 (17.54%) Change Management
3 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (10.53%) SDLC
6 5 (8.77%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 5 (8.77%) Data Strategy
6 5 (8.77%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (8.77%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (7.02%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) CRUD
7 4 (7.02%) Data Architecture
7 4 (7.02%) Data Conversion
7 4 (7.02%) Data Management
7 4 (7.02%) Information Architecture
7 4 (7.02%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) C
2 3 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) DV Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) PMP
5 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
6 4 (7.02%) APMP
7 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.75%) Degree
8 1 (1.75%) HNC
8 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) SAP
3 4 (7.02%) IFS
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Remedy
5 2 (3.51%) Adobe
5 2 (3.51%) Motorola
6 1 (1.75%) Arqiva
6 1 (1.75%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com