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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 51 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Project 19 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.27% 2.43% 2.72%
As % of the Applications category 15.83% 17.96% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 22
Median daily rate £391 £313 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.13% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £221 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +25.00%
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
120 167 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.32% 13.53% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 56 87
Median daily rate £373 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £218 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 48
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.30 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £9.60 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £23.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +12 18 £391 +56.41%
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 20 (64.52%) Project Management
2 19 (61.29%) PRINCE2
3 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
4 16 (51.61%) MS Office
5 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
6 14 (45.16%) Finance
7 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
8 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (25.81%) Logistics
9 7 (22.58%) APMP
9 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (22.58%) ITIL
9 7 (22.58%) MS Visio
10 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
10 6 (19.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
10 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
11 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
12 4 (12.90%) Change Management
12 4 (12.90%) Unix
12 4 (12.90%) PMP
13 3 (9.68%) Statistical Analysis
13 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
13 3 (9.68%) Change Control
13 3 (9.68%) OSCP
13 3 (9.68%) CREST Certified
13 3 (9.68%) Service Design
13 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
2 16 (51.61%) MS Office
3 7 (22.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) DB2
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Project Officer
3 4 (12.90%) Project Support Officer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Officer
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Security Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Security Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) PMO Lead
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) CRM Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Project Management
2 19 (61.29%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.81%) Logistics
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Change Control
8 3 (9.68%) Coaching
8 3 (9.68%) ERP
8 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Service Design
8 3 (9.68%) Service Management
8 3 (9.68%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (22.58%) APMP
5 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
6 4 (12.90%) PMP
7 3 (9.68%) CEH
7 3 (9.68%) CREST Certified
7 3 (9.68%) OSCP
8 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.23%) HNC
8 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Planview