The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 27 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 25
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 2 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.59% - 3.83%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% - 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
Median daily rate £455 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £373
% change year-on-year +13.63% -11.40%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 16 33 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 4.75% 9.51% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 40
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £16.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Swindon

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Gantt Chart
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Gantt Chart
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft