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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 34 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing MS Project 40 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.79% 4.94% 5.60%
As % of the Applications category 22.86% 25.68% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 23
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£350 £308 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +7.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £354 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-37.14% +4.47%
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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
175 148 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.96% 19.25% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 72 41
Average daily rate £275 £340 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +21.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £147 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 22
Average hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £10.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.03% +27.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 41 (62.12%) Project Management
2 36 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 29 (43.94%) MS Excel
5 27 (40.91%) Finance
6 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 23 (34.85%) SC Cleared
8 18 (27.27%) Project Planning
9 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (22.73%) MS Visio
10 13 (19.70%) ITIL
11 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
12 11 (16.67%) MS Office
12 11 (16.67%) Logistics
13 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (15.15%) Windows
13 10 (15.15%) PRINCE
14 9 (13.64%) Oracle
15 8 (12.12%) HNC
15 8 (12.12%) HND
15 8 (12.12%) OVSD
15 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
16 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
16 7 (10.61%) SCCM
16 7 (10.61%) Banking
16 7 (10.61%) Financial Institution
16 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (10.61%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
16 7 (10.61%) ATM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (43.94%) MS Excel
2 15 (22.73%) MS Visio
3 11 (16.67%) MS Office
4 6 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
1 1 (1.52%) PaaS
1 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) ATM
2 4 (6.06%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.03%) MS Access
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Yeoman
2 1 (1.52%) Rational Rose
General
1 27 (40.91%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Financial Institution
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.12%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Service Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Programme Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Programme Office Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Project Officer
6 4 (6.06%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Project Planner
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (3.03%) PMO Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Project Support Officer
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Account Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Account Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.52%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) PMI
1 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
1 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Project Management
2 36 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 18 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 13 (19.70%) ITIL
5 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 11 (16.67%) Logistics
7 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.15%) PRINCE
8 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.09%) People Management
10 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.06%) Service Management
12 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.55%) Product Management
12 3 (4.55%) Brand Management
12 3 (4.55%) CRM
13 2 (3.03%) Coaching
13 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (3.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) C
2 1 (1.52%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 23 (34.85%) SC Cleared
3 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (12.12%) DV Cleared
4 8 (12.12%) HNC
4 8 (12.12%) HND
5 6 (9.09%) APMP
6 5 (7.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
8 2 (3.03%) PMP
9 1 (1.52%) Degree
9 1 (1.52%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) OVSD
2 7 (10.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Primavera
4 1 (1.52%) RightFax
4 1 (1.52%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix
4 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
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