Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 14 August 2018 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 > Kent
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 61 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.70% 0.56% 0.87%
As % of the Applications category 5.17% 6.82% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Kent median daily rate £600 £319 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.24% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £444 £241 £413
90th Percentile £675 £382 £438
South East median daily rate £403 £375 £373
% change year-on-year +7.47% +0.54% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.81 £25.12 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +11.64% -

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 Kent with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 58 44 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.58% 8.16% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 50
Kent median daily rate £313 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.72% +11.67% +14.29%
10th Percentile £127 £181 £154
90th Percentile £503 £461 £488
South East median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +5.57% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Kent median hourly rate £40.50 £14.00 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +189.29% -19.61% +27.40%
10th Percentile £20.35 £13.50 £11.60
90th Percentile £46.55 £14.50 £46.50
South East median hourly rate £15.65 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +4.33% -3.23% +6.90%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Kent

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Kent

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Kent over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Kent

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) KYC
3 1 (33.33%) GDPR
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Kaizen
3 1 (33.33%) Lean Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Pensions Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Pensions Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Process Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Regulatory Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Kaizen
2 1 (33.33%) KYC
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft