Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 19 November 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 71 51
Rank change year-on-year +27 -20 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 45 17 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.66% 1.31% 2.80%
As % of the Applications category 35.16% 14.05% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 35
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £253 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.51% -36.88% -3.15%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £292
90th Percentile £500 £436 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £333 £375
% change year-on-year +20.30% -11.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £28.50 £104.64
% change year-on-year - -72.76% +553.97%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 128 121 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 10.42% 9.31% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 86 122
Wiltshire median daily rate £353 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.30% -14.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £124 £185 £151
90th Percentile £496 £453 £521
South West median daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 11
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.75 £10.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +192.86% -40.00% -7.89%
10th Percentile £17.28 £10.50 £11.17
90th Percentile £37.03 £10.50 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £20.50 £20.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.80% +19.29% +16.67%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Wiltshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Wiltshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Wiltshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Wiltshire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham +8 17 £378 +75.81%
Swindon +8 12 £375 +48.51%
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Microsoft Project
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 25 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 24 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 23 (51.11%) Project Planning
4 22 (48.89%) Finance
5 20 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 20 (44.44%) Project Management
6 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (31.11%) Programme Management
7 14 (31.11%) SharePoint Server
7 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (31.11%) Change Control
7 14 (31.11%) Office 365
7 14 (31.11%) PMO
8 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
11 8 (17.78%) Coaching
12 7 (15.56%) Earned Value Management
12 7 (15.56%) Dependency Management
12 7 (15.56%) Military
13 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
13 6 (13.33%) Quality Management
13 6 (13.33%) CRM
13 6 (13.33%) Billing
13 6 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (13.33%) Programme Governance
14 5 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 20 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 14 (31.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Military
3 6 (13.33%) Billing
3 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Electronics
5 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Project Planner
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Programme Planner
4 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Project Officer
5 4 (8.89%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (8.89%) Support Officer
6 3 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.67%) Planning Manager
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) PMO Coordinator
7 2 (4.44%) PMO Manager
7 2 (4.44%) PMO Planning Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Project Planning
2 20 (44.44%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (31.11%) Change Control
4 14 (31.11%) Programme Management
5 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (17.78%) Coaching
7 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
8 7 (15.56%) Dependency Management
8 7 (15.56%) Earned Value Management
9 6 (13.33%) CRM
9 6 (13.33%) Programme Governance
9 6 (13.33%) Quality Management
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
10 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
11 4 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (8.89%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
1 4 (8.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 24 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.44%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) PMO
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) SAP