The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 44 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Project 27 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.12% 2.64% 3.98%
As % of the Applications category 16.36% 14.39% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £200 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -27.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £107 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -40.74%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
165 132 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.08% 18.31% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 46 40
Average daily rate £225 £250 £277
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £107 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £15.46 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.62 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.68% -6.45%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 58 (68.24%) PRINCE2
2 49 (57.65%) MS Excel
2 49 (57.65%) Microsoft
3 43 (50.59%) Security Cleared
4 42 (49.41%) SC Cleared
5 35 (41.18%) Project Management
6 34 (40.00%) Finance
7 24 (28.24%) Project Planning
8 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (22.35%) MS Office
9 16 (18.82%) SharePoint
9 16 (18.82%) DV Cleared
10 15 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (17.65%) MS Visio
10 15 (17.65%) ITIL
11 14 (16.47%) Oracle
11 14 (16.47%) Service Delivery
11 14 (16.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (12.94%) PMI Certification
13 10 (11.76%) PMP
13 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (10.59%) Programme Management
14 9 (10.59%) CRM
14 9 (10.59%) HNC
14 9 (10.59%) HND
14 9 (10.59%) Banking
14 9 (10.59%) Waterfall
15 7 (8.24%) P3M3
15 7 (8.24%) ISEB
15 7 (8.24%) Risk Assessment

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (18.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (57.65%) MS Excel
2 19 (22.35%) MS Office
3 15 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (17.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Rational Rose
General
1 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.88%) Spanish Language
5 4 (4.71%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) Project Manager
2 12 (14.12%) Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) Programme Manager
3 11 (12.94%) Project Officer
4 10 (11.76%) Project Support Officer
5 7 (8.24%) Programme Office Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.71%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Project Planner
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.53%) Programme Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Programme Office Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (2.35%) Junior Project Manager
9 2 (2.35%) Junior
10 1 (1.18%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) .NET
1 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.18%) E-Learning
1 1 (1.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
1 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (68.24%) PRINCE2
2 35 (41.18%) Project Management
3 24 (28.24%) Project Planning
4 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (17.65%) ITIL
6 14 (16.47%) Service Delivery
7 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.59%) Programme Management
8 9 (10.59%) CRM
8 9 (10.59%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.24%) P3M3
9 7 (8.24%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (7.06%) PRINCE
11 5 (5.88%) People Management
12 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.71%) E-business
13 3 (3.53%) Change Control
13 3 (3.53%) Portfolio Management
13 3 (3.53%) Logistics
14 2 (2.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.18%) SQL
1 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (50.59%) Security Cleared
2 42 (49.41%) SC Cleared
3 16 (18.82%) DV Cleared
4 14 (16.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (12.94%) PMI Certification
6 10 (11.76%) PMP
7 9 (10.59%) HNC
7 9 (10.59%) HND
8 7 (8.24%) ISEB
9 5 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.18%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) P3O
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) OVSD
2 3 (3.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (57.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.47%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) Primavera
4 2 (2.35%) Avaya
4 2 (2.35%) Genesys
5 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
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