The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 87 74 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Project 35 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 1.83% 2.70%
As % of the Applications category 10.77% 12.60% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 19
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £275 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £472 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £175.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.80% +71.87%
MS Project
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
325 373 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.80% 14.51% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 171 160
Median daily rate £363 £325 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £153 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 40 23
Median hourly rate £19.06 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.25 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.06 £30.90 £21.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough +2 9 £450 +63.63% 4
Reading -1 9 £450 +24.13% 2
Maidenhead - 3 £365 - 1
Wokingham - 3 £402 -
Bracknell -7 1 - - 1
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 56 (56.00%) Project Management
2 55 (55.00%) MS Excel
3 54 (54.00%) Microsoft
4 45 (45.00%) PRINCE2
5 31 (31.00%) Telecoms
6 30 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 24 (24.00%) ITIL
8 22 (22.00%) ITIL V3
9 18 (18.00%) Finance
10 17 (17.00%) Management Information System
11 15 (15.00%) Amdocs
11 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (13.00%) MS Office
14 12 (12.00%) Ericsson
15 11 (11.00%) Remedy
15 11 (11.00%) Programme Management
15 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (11.00%) Change Control
15 11 (11.00%) QA
16 10 (10.00%) .NET
17 9 (9.00%) SQL
17 9 (9.00%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (9.00%) Time Management
17 9 (9.00%) LTE
17 9 (9.00%) VoLTE
18 8 (8.00%) Use Case
18 8 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
18 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 30 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Foundation
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 55 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (13.00%) MS Office
4 8 (8.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.00%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) assyst
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
1 3 (3.00%) Trello
2 2 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.00%) LTE
1 9 (9.00%) VoLTE
1 9 (9.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.00%) ATM
2 3 (3.00%) SDH
3 2 (2.00%) LAN
3 2 (2.00%) NAS
3 2 (2.00%) SAN
3 2 (2.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
1 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.00%) TestRail
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (31.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (18.00%) Finance
3 6 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (37.00%) Project Manager
2 17 (17.00%) Analyst
3 13 (13.00%) Consultant
4 10 (10.00%) Project Planner
5 8 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Business Consultant
5 8 (8.00%) Project Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) IT Manager
6 7 (7.00%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (7.00%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) Voice Project Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 5 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
7 5 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Programme Planner
7 5 (5.00%) Support Officer
7 5 (5.00%) Telecoms Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.00%) .NET
2 7 (7.00%) HTML
2 7 (7.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.00%) FMCG
5 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.00%) Solaris
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) Project Management
2 45 (45.00%) PRINCE2
3 24 (24.00%) ITIL
4 22 (22.00%) ITIL V3
5 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.00%) Change Control
6 11 (11.00%) Programme Management
6 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.00%) Time Management
8 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.00%) CRM
8 8 (8.00%) PRINCE
8 8 (8.00%) UML
8 8 (8.00%) Use Case
8 8 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (7.00%) Change Management
9 7 (7.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.00%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.00%) Migration
9 7 (7.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) Java
3 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
1 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.00%) PMP
2 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) APMP
4 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) QA
2 4 (4.00%) GxP
3 1 (1.00%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.00%) Amdocs
3 12 (12.00%) Ericsson
4 11 (11.00%) Remedy
5 6 (6.00%) SAP
6 4 (4.00%) JD Edwards
7 3 (3.00%) Siebel
8 2 (2.00%) Capita
8 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.00%) VMware
9 1 (1.00%) HP
9 1 (1.00%) Huawei
9 1 (1.00%) IBM
9 1 (1.00%) NetSuite
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle
9 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
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