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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 57 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Project 14 45 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.69% 3.23% 3.73%
As % of the Applications category 11.48% 19.23% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 22
Median daily rate £431 £463 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year
+67.64% +2.40%
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
122 234 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.77% 16.80% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 121 85
Median daily rate £391 £309 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.55% +37.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £185 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 26
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £25.50 £17.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.01
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.41%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -3 13 £431 +5.18% 3
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 19 (79.17%) Project Management
2 14 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) MS Office
5 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (16.67%) APMP
9 4 (16.67%) PMP
9 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
10 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 3 (12.50%) Change Management
10 3 (12.50%) Logistics
10 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) ERP
10 3 (12.50%) Change Control
10 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
10 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (8.33%) Coaching
11 2 (8.33%) Service Design
11 2 (8.33%) Time Management
11 2 (8.33%) Oracle
11 2 (8.33%) CRM

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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Transition Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Transition Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) PMO Lead
5 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) CRM Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Project Management
2 14 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Logistics
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Design
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (16.67%) APMP
4 4 (16.67%) PMP
5 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.17%) HNC
6 1 (4.17%) HND
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Planview
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix