The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for MS Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 19 50 51
Rank change year-on-year +31 +1  
Contract jobs citing MS Project 44 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.88% 1.84% 1.68%
As % of the Applications category 52.38% 15.58% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 12
Median daily rate £295 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £314 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £565 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £374 £365
% change year-on-year -6.41% +2.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £39.67 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.07% +76.31%  

MS 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 84 77 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 13.13% 11.81% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 44 58
Median daily rate £295 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £39.00 £20.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.24% +20.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £13.80 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £45.50 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing MS Project as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project in Wiltshire

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Project in Wiltshire

MS Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Project in Wiltshire

MS Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Project in Wiltshire

MS 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 MS Project within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Corsham - 19 £301 - 2
Salisbury +8 5 £282 -40.21%
Swindon 0 3 £520 +15.55%
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 MS Project.

1 64 (81.01%) Finance
2 57 (72.15%) Project Management
3 51 (64.56%) Security Cleared
4 48 (60.76%) SC Cleared
4 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (48.10%) Programme Management
6 37 (46.84%) MS Office
6 37 (46.84%) Project Planning
7 36 (45.57%) SharePoint
8 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
9 33 (41.77%) Office 365
10 32 (40.51%) SharePoint Server
11 23 (29.11%) MS Excel
12 13 (16.46%) SQL
12 13 (16.46%) Marketing
12 13 (16.46%) DV Cleared
12 13 (16.46%) PMO
13 12 (15.19%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (15.19%) Digital Marketing
13 12 (15.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 12 (15.19%) Oracle
13 12 (15.19%) SAP
13 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
13 12 (15.19%) Management Information System
13 12 (15.19%) Electronics
13 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
14 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
14 11 (13.92%) Hyperion
14 11 (13.92%) ERP

MS Project
Top Related 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 36 (45.57%) SharePoint
2 32 (40.51%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.80%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (46.84%) MS Office
2 23 (29.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (15.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (13.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 33 (41.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Firewall
1 3 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (3.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
General
1 64 (81.01%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Marketing
3 12 (15.19%) Electronics
3 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
3 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Avionics
5 2 (2.53%) Billing
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Coordinator
1 17 (21.52%) Project Coordinator
2 12 (15.19%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
3 9 (11.39%) Project Officer
3 9 (11.39%) Project Support Officer
3 9 (11.39%) Support Officer
4 6 (7.59%) Consultant
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Consultant
4 6 (7.59%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 6 (7.59%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (7.59%) Project Planner
4 6 (7.59%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Administrator
5 5 (6.33%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.06%) PMO Support Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Project Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (3.80%) Associate Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) .NET
1 3 (3.80%) AppFabric
1 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.80%) WCF
1 3 (3.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (72.15%) Project Management
2 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (48.10%) Programme Management
4 37 (46.84%) Project Planning
5 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (15.19%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (15.19%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (13.92%) ERP
7 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
7 10 (12.66%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.39%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 9 (11.39%) Resource Allocation
9 8 (10.13%) Performance Management
9 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.86%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (8.86%) Validation
11 6 (7.59%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (6.33%) Migration
12 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
13 4 (5.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) SQL
2 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (64.56%) Security Cleared
2 48 (60.76%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.46%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) APMP
4 3 (3.80%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (3.80%) CISM
4 3 (3.80%) CREST Certified
4 3 (3.80%) ISEB
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.80%) PMP
5 2 (2.53%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) HNC
5 2 (2.53%) HND
6 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) PMO
2 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 12 (15.19%) SAP
3 11 (13.92%) Hyperion
4 3 (3.80%) Sourcefire
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