The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 55 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 19 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.94% 3.89% 3.67%
As % of the Applications category 14.62% 20.44% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 14
Average daily rate £323 £250 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.00% -21.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £197 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £425 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.27% -1.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.31 £20.35 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+93.19% -27.33%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
130 225 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.31% 19.02% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 94 89
Average daily rate £300 £260 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £125 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 20
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £18.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 18 £323 +29.00% 2
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 44 (69.84%) Finance
2 36 (57.14%) Project Management
3 35 (55.56%) PRINCE2
4 31 (49.21%) MS Excel
5 23 (36.51%) Project Planning
6 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
6 17 (26.98%) PMP
6 17 (26.98%) PMI Certification
6 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
7 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
8 15 (23.81%) Oracle
9 14 (22.22%) ITIL
10 13 (20.63%) SharePoint
10 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (19.05%) PRINCE
11 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
12 11 (17.46%) ATM
13 10 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (15.87%) Planview
14 9 (14.29%) CRM
15 8 (12.70%) Migration
15 8 (12.70%) DV Cleared
15 8 (12.70%) Spanish Language
15 8 (12.70%) Process Improvement
16 7 (11.11%) MS Office
17 6 (9.52%) Windows
17 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
17 6 (9.52%) Banking
17 6 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (20.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (49.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
3 6 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (4.76%) Primavera
2 1 (1.59%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) ATM
2 3 (4.76%) LAN
2 3 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.59%) PowerCenter
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 44 (69.84%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Spanish Language
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 2 (3.17%) Retail
6 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 13 (20.63%) Project Officer
3 7 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
3 7 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 7 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
3 7 (11.11%) Transition Manager
4 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (9.52%) Network Project Manager
4 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 6 (9.52%) Project Control Officer
4 6 (9.52%) Project Implementation Manager
4 6 (9.52%) Transition Project Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (7.94%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) PMO Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) SOAP
1 1 (1.59%) XML
1 1 (1.59%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Biometrics
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Project Management
2 35 (55.56%) PRINCE2
3 23 (36.51%) Project Planning
4 14 (22.22%) ITIL
5 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (19.05%) PRINCE
7 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (14.29%) CRM
9 8 (12.70%) Migration
9 8 (12.70%) Process Improvement
10 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
11 5 (7.94%) Change Control
11 5 (7.94%) Logistics
12 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Transformation
12 4 (6.35%) Project Governance
13 3 (4.76%) Business Transformation
13 3 (4.76%) Release Management
13 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.76%) V-Model
13 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) PMI Certification
1 17 (26.98%) PMP
1 17 (26.98%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.40%) SC Cleared
3 10 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (12.70%) DV Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) CAPM
6 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (4.76%) APMP
8 1 (1.59%) Degree
8 1 (1.59%) ISEB
8 1 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) Planview
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Compaq
5 1 (1.59%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) ILOG
5 1 (1.59%) Terracotta
5 1 (1.59%) webMethods
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago