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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 40 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Project 18 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.00% 2.36% 2.75%
As % of the Applications category 20.45% 16.06% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 15
Median daily rate £391 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.41% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £228 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £318 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +25.00%
MS Project
Buckinghamshire

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
88 137 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.67% 14.72% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 72
Median daily rate £379 £309 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.73% +3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £232 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 31
Median hourly rate £10.80 £12.30 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £9.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £19.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 18 (62.07%) Project Management
2 17 (58.62%) PRINCE2
2 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
3 16 (55.17%) MS Office
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
5 12 (41.38%) Finance
6 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
7 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (27.59%) Logistics
8 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (24.14%) ITIL
8 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
8 7 (24.14%) APMP
9 6 (20.69%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
11 4 (13.79%) Change Management
11 4 (13.79%) Unix
12 3 (10.34%) Windows
12 3 (10.34%) Service Management
12 3 (10.34%) Legal
12 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
12 3 (10.34%) CEH
12 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (10.34%) Service Design

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
2 16 (55.17%) MS Office
3 7 (24.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) DB2
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Project Officer
3 4 (13.79%) Project Support Officer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Security Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Project Management
2 17 (58.62%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Logistics
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Change Management
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Change Control
8 3 (10.34%) Coaching
8 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Service Design
8 3 (10.34%) Service Management
8 3 (10.34%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (24.14%) APMP
5 6 (20.69%) DV Cleared
6 3 (10.34%) CEH
6 3 (10.34%) CREST Certified
6 3 (10.34%) OSCP
7 2 (6.90%) PMP
8 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.45%) HNC
8 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Planview