Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 November 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 59
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Applications category - 9.09% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Merseyside median daily rate - £325 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +49.43% -46.53%
North West median daily rate £425 £397 £400
% change year-on-year +7.19% -0.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £20.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year +23.20% -18.44% +85.53%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 33 44 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.72% 7.42% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 20
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £313 £171
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +82.48% -23.89%
10th Percentile £158 £176 £127
90th Percentile £475 £475 £307
North West median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year -2.99% +3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 8
Merseyside median hourly rate £9.38 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.41% -4.48% -1.47%
10th Percentile £9.19 £11.90 £13.70
90th Percentile £9.56 £19.07 £58.33
North West median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57% +9.38%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Merseyside

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Merseyside

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Merseyside