The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 42 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.55% 0.26% -
As % of the Applications category 5.26% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £334 £373
% change year-on-year +12.64% -10.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 38 19 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 10.53% 4.99% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 16
Median daily rate £400 £225 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.77% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £114 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £344 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 13
Median hourly rate £10.75 £15.00 £10.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.33% +38.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £12.20 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £16.20 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.57 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.63% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Northampton - 1 £500 -
Microsoft Project
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) Local Government
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) APMP
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Officer
1 3 (42.86%) Project Support Officer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Officer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Lead
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix