The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 28 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.41% - -
As % of the Applications category 4.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £25.50 £31.40
% change year-on-year -1.49% -18.78%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 24 10 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 9.80% 4.52% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 76
Median daily rate £425 £225 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.88% +80.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £110 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £386 £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Median hourly rate £10.75 £11.50 £10.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +6.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £11.25 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.75 £19.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Northampton

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Northampton

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) APMP

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Officer
1 3 (50.00%) Project Support Officer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Officer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Lead
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) APMP
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix