Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 17 October 2018 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 28 31
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 0 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 2.11% 3.77%
As % of the Applications category - 18.52% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 10
Staffordshire median daily rate - £325 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +83.10% -55.63%
West Midlands median daily rate £363 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +11.54% -10.34% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £15.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.50 £24.06 £15.50
% change year-on-year +10.14% +55.23% -39.59%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 20 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.33% 11.39% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 33
Staffordshire median daily rate £353 £333 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +66.25% -44.83%
10th Percentile £289 £232 £114
90th Percentile £407 £418 £415
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £330 £329
% change year-on-year -1.52% +0.30% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Staffordshire median hourly rate £16.01 £14.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.75% -11.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £13.92 £13.44 £12.25
90th Percentile £18.75 £34.30 £32.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.82 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.47% -14.29%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Staffordshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Staffordshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Staffordshire