The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 30 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.

Microsoft Project
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 39 41
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 5 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.26% 3.21% 2.28%
As % of the Applications category 17.86% 36.73% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £203 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.67% +3.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £481 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £610 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £360
% change year-on-year -4.10% +1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 - -
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 49 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 7.05% 8.75% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 12
Median daily rate £300 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.77% +22.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £138 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £730 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% -5.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.68 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in Nottinghamshire

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project in Nottinghamshire

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in Nottinghamshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Nottingham -3 5 £203 -58.67%
MS Project
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (10.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) Cognizant
6 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (10.00%) Intranet
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (10.00%) Resource Levelling
6 1 (10.00%) PMO
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management

MS Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (70.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (30.00%) Project Coordinator
1 3 (30.00%) Project Planner
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Supervisor
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Supervisor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Levelling
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com