The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 22 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 2 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.37% 0.21% 2.21%
As % of the Applications category 8.70% 3.33% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Median daily rate £378 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £332 £370
% change year-on-year +13.12% -10.40%  
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 South Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 23 30 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 4.29% 6.26% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 29
Median daily rate £340 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.72% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £122 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.88 £13.50 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.40% +3.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £9.64 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.58 £15.90 £14.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.80% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in South Wales

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in South Wales

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
Newport - 2 £378 -
Microsoft Project
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) pSOS
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) P3O
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Big Data
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Planner
3 2 (18.18%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) P3O
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
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