The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 30 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 11 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.70% 2.67% 1.25%
As % of the Applications category 22.92% 34.21% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 2
Median daily rate £325 £365 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.95% +12.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £411
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 48 38 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.16% 7.80% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 22
Median daily rate £350 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.82% -5.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £238 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -37.06%  
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 Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Warwickshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Warwickshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Warwickshire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leamington Spa - 4 £388 -
Warwick +6 3 - -
Atherstone - 1 £313 -
Microsoft Project
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
1 12 (52.17%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
2 10 (43.48%) Project Planning
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (34.78%) PMO
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.04%) MS Project Server
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
7 3 (13.04%) Retail
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Change Control
8 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (8.70%) QA
8 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (8.70%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
8 2 (8.70%) Migration
8 2 (8.70%) Management Information System

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 3 (13.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (4.35%) VersionOne
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Project Planner
3 5 (21.74%) Programme Planner
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Applications Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
2 10 (43.48%) Project Planning
3 6 (26.09%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Master's Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Civica
2 1 (4.35%) Sage
2 1 (4.35%) SAP