The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 28 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 64 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.93% 3.06% 2.51%
As % of the Applications category 31.22% 19.87% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 12
Average daily rate
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£301 £260 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.57% -18.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £124 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £450 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-57.33% +47.05%
Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
205 156 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.79% 15.40% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 64 56
Average daily rate £278 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £130 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 25
Average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £19.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +25 58 £301 +13.39% 8
High Wycombe - - - -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 70 (61.40%) PRINCE2
2 66 (57.89%) MS Excel
3 61 (53.51%) Finance
4 51 (44.74%) Project Management
5 46 (40.35%) Project Planning
6 44 (38.60%) Security Cleared
6 44 (38.60%) Microsoft
7 41 (35.96%) SC Cleared
8 24 (21.05%) DV Cleared
9 22 (19.30%) PMI Certification
10 20 (17.54%) MS Office
10 20 (17.54%) PMP
10 20 (17.54%) Banking
11 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 18 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (15.79%) Financial Institution
13 17 (14.91%) Oracle
14 16 (14.04%) ITIL
15 15 (13.16%) SharePoint
16 14 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
17 11 (9.65%) MS Visio
18 9 (7.89%) CRM
18 9 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
18 9 (7.89%) Programme Management
18 9 (7.89%) Logistics
18 9 (7.89%) Spanish Language
19 8 (7.02%) Windows 7
19 8 (7.02%) Waterfall
19 8 (7.02%) Windows
19 8 (7.02%) PRINCE

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) Lync
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 66 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.54%) MS Office
3 14 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (9.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) ATM
2 3 (2.63%) VoIP
2 3 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.75%) Internet
3 2 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
4 1 (0.88%) SAN
4 1 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 61 (53.51%) Finance
2 20 (17.54%) Banking
3 18 (15.79%) Financial Institution
4 9 (7.89%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.51%) Advertising
6 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (42.98%) Project Manager
2 14 (12.28%) Project Officer
3 13 (11.40%) Project Support Officer
4 11 (9.65%) Programme Manager
5 10 (8.77%) Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Coordinator
6 7 (6.14%) Programme Office Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Project Coordinator
8 4 (3.51%) Programme Planner
9 3 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Project Planner
9 3 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 2 (1.75%) Junior
10 2 (1.75%) Junior Project Manager
10 2 (1.75%) IT Project Manager
10 2 (1.75%) Project Analyst
10 2 (1.75%) Senior Manager
10 2 (1.75%) Support Analyst
10 2 (1.75%) Project Support Analyst
10 2 (1.75%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.75%) PMI
1 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.88%) EPoS
2 1 (0.88%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.02%) Windows
1 8 (7.02%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.40%) PRINCE2
2 51 (44.74%) Project Management
3 46 (40.35%) Project Planning
4 18 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (14.04%) ITIL
6 9 (7.89%) CRM
6 9 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (7.89%) Programme Management
6 9 (7.89%) Logistics
7 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
7 8 (7.02%) PRINCE
7 8 (7.02%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.14%) P3M3
9 6 (5.26%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.39%) Change Management
11 4 (3.51%) E-business
11 4 (3.51%) Validation
12 3 (2.63%) Release Management
12 3 (2.63%) Business Development
12 3 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (38.60%) Security Cleared
2 41 (35.96%) SC Cleared
3 24 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 22 (19.30%) PMI Certification
5 20 (17.54%) PMP
6 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (6.14%) HNC
7 7 (6.14%) HND
7 7 (6.14%) ISEB
8 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) P3O
2 3 (2.63%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.91%) Oracle
3 4 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.75%) SAP
4 2 (1.75%) Avaya
4 2 (1.75%) Genesys
5 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.88%) Cognos
5 1 (0.88%) Primavera
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Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £390 - £410 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
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TD Group Limited
Salary: package
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £14 - £16 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago