The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 20 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 58 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.55% 3.21% 2.10%
As % of the Applications category 38.93% 18.03% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 8
Average daily rate
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£301 £265 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.39% -29.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £433 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.91 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-51.38% +31.64%
Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
149 122 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.84% 17.81% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 36
Average daily rate £300 £260 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 19
Average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.04 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
MS Project
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 65 (63.11%) PRINCE2
2 63 (61.17%) MS Excel
3 56 (54.37%) Finance
4 46 (44.66%) Project Management
5 45 (43.69%) Project Planning
6 41 (39.81%) Security Cleared
7 40 (38.83%) Microsoft
8 39 (37.86%) SC Cleared
9 22 (21.36%) DV Cleared
10 20 (19.42%) Banking
10 20 (19.42%) MS Office
11 19 (18.45%) PMI Certification
11 19 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (17.48%) Financial Institution
13 17 (16.50%) PMP
13 17 (16.50%) Oracle
14 16 (15.53%) ITIL
14 16 (15.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 14 (13.59%) SharePoint
16 13 (12.62%) MS PowerPoint
17 9 (8.74%) Risk Assessment
17 9 (8.74%) Programme Management
17 9 (8.74%) CRM
17 9 (8.74%) MS Visio
17 9 (8.74%) Logistics
17 9 (8.74%) Spanish Language
18 8 (7.77%) Windows 7
18 8 (7.77%) Waterfall
18 8 (7.77%) PRINCE
18 8 (7.77%) Windows

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (13.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) Lync
Applications
1 63 (61.17%) MS Excel
2 20 (19.42%) MS Office
3 13 (12.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (8.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) ATM
2 3 (2.91%) VoIP
2 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.97%) SAN
4 1 (0.97%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
General
1 56 (54.37%) Finance
2 20 (19.42%) Banking
3 18 (17.48%) Financial Institution
4 9 (8.74%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (40.78%) Project Manager
2 13 (12.62%) Project Officer
3 12 (11.65%) Project Support Officer
4 11 (10.68%) Programme Manager
5 10 (9.71%) Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Programme Office Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Coordinator
7 4 (3.88%) Programme Planner
8 3 (2.91%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (2.91%) Project Planner
9 2 (1.94%) Junior
9 2 (1.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (1.94%) Junior Project Manager
9 2 (1.94%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (1.94%) Project Analyst
9 2 (1.94%) Senior Manager
9 2 (1.94%) Support Analyst
9 2 (1.94%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (1.94%) Project Support Analyst
9 2 (1.94%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.94%) PMI
1 2 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (0.97%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) Windows
1 8 (7.77%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (63.11%) PRINCE2
2 46 (44.66%) Project Management
3 45 (43.69%) Project Planning
4 19 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (15.53%) ITIL
6 9 (8.74%) CRM
6 9 (8.74%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (8.74%) Programme Management
6 9 (8.74%) Logistics
7 8 (7.77%) PRINCE
7 8 (7.77%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.80%) P3M3
9 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.83%) Change Management
10 4 (3.88%) E-business
10 4 (3.88%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.88%) Release Management
11 3 (2.91%) Business Development
11 3 (2.91%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (39.81%) Security Cleared
2 39 (37.86%) SC Cleared
3 22 (21.36%) DV Cleared
4 19 (18.45%) PMI Certification
5 17 (16.50%) PMP
6 16 (15.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (6.80%) ISEB
8 6 (5.83%) HNC
8 6 (5.83%) HND
9 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) P3O
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.50%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.94%) Avaya
4 2 (1.94%) Genesys
5 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.97%) Primavera
5 1 (0.97%) Cognos
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