The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 27 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.70% - 0.44%
As % of the Applications category 35.00% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £495 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £375
% change year-on-year -6.16% -0.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £39.67 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.07% +76.31%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 20 14 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 7.72% 5.56% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 8
Median daily rate £465 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.25% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.55 £11.54 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.37% -11.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in Liverpool

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project in Liverpool over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project in Liverpool

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in Liverpool

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Data Management
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
6 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
6 2 (22.22%) System Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Programme Governance
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) PMO
6 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
6 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) Acronis
7 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) EDMS
1 1 (11.11%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Banking Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) CRM Manager
3 2 (22.22%) CRM Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
4 1 (11.11%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) MiFID Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) LIMS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
5 1 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) GMP
2 1 (11.11%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Acronis
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
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