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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 68 63 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -32
Contract jobs citing MS Project 10 27 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.04% 2.24% 4.88%
As % of the Applications category 9.35% 14.67% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 31
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £480 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-11.20% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £31.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.34% +65.26%
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
107 184 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.11% 15.30% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 80 91
Median daily rate £375 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £129 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 27
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £26.00 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Milton Keynes -7 7 £375 - 4
Amersham - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 28 (68.29%) Project Management
2 25 (60.98%) PRINCE2
3 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
4 19 (46.34%) Finance
5 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
6 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
6 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
7 11 (26.83%) MS Office
7 11 (26.83%) ITIL
8 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.95%) PMP
9 9 (21.95%) PMI Certification
9 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (19.51%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (19.51%) Logistics
11 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (17.07%) Spanish Language
11 7 (17.07%) PRINCE
12 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
12 6 (14.63%) Windows
12 6 (14.63%) Banking
13 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
13 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
13 5 (12.20%) APMP
14 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
14 4 (9.76%) ATM
14 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
14 4 (9.76%) PMBOK
14 4 (9.76%) Windows 7

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
2 11 (26.83%) MS Office
3 8 (19.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) ATM
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Spanish Language
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.32%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 5 (12.20%) IT Manager
3 5 (12.20%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
4 4 (9.76%) PMO Manager
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Project Officer
5 3 (7.32%) Transition Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Transition Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Bid Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Project Change Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Report Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Flash
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Project Management
2 25 (60.98%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (19.51%) Logistics
7 7 (17.07%) PRINCE
8 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
9 4 (9.76%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (7.32%) Migration
11 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (4.88%) Change Control
11 2 (4.88%) Change Management
11 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 2 (4.88%) Open Source
11 2 (4.88%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
11 2 (4.88%) Time Management
11 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.44%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
1 1 (2.44%) VBA
1 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
1 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) PMI Certification
2 9 (21.95%) PMP
3 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (12.20%) APMP
4 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) CAPM
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CISSP
7 1 (2.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) HNC
7 1 (2.44%) HND
7 1 (2.44%) ISEB
7 1 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Planview
3 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) Compaq
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) ILOG
3 1 (2.44%) Terracotta
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) webMethods