The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 86 73
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 17 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.38% 0.72% 1.38%
As % of the Applications category 12.32% 6.62% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 14
Median daily rate £260 £338 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.96% -28.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £338 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £445 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £370
% change year-on-year +13.63% -10.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Surrey with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 138 136 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.21% 10.92% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 75 53
Median daily rate £370 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.42% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.07 £13.49 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Surrey

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Surrey

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Surrey

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 6 £254 -
Woking - 4 - -
Staines - 2 - - 1
Guildford -3 1 £215 -54.73%
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
Microsoft Project
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Project Management
2 11 (47.83%) PMO
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (30.43%) Programme Management
5 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) Workday
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Retail
7 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Validation
8 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.04%) Logistics
8 3 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (8.70%) Change Control
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
9 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.70%) Windows
10 1 (4.35%) SAP

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Finance Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Finance Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Finance Systems Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Office Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) Programme Management
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Logistics
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
7 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Workday
3 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.35%) Pega
3 1 (4.35%) Planview
3 1 (4.35%) SAP