Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 December 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 29 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - +38
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 2 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.47% 4.12% -
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 46.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Watford median daily rate £400 £406 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £463
% change year-on-year -5.88% -8.11% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 Watford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.59% 8.93% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
Watford median daily rate £400 £388 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +72.22% -35.71%
10th Percentile £151 £167 £174
90th Percentile £603 £431 £369
Hertfordshire median daily rate £303 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -19.33% +7.14% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Watford median hourly rate £17.25 £14.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.95% +9.26% -88.26%
10th Percentile £16.50 £13.63 £12.50
90th Percentile £18.50 £16.08 £20.85
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £36.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year -60.54% +172.22% -10.00%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Watford

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Watford

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) iManage
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Active Listening

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Active Listening
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) iManage
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft