The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 32 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Project 37 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.06% 1.41% 2.45%
As % of the Applications category 26.06% 13.59% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 5
Median daily rate £220 £375 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.33% -14.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £40.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year
+6.18% +91.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
142 103 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.43% 10.36% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 44 61
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £172 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 5
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £15.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +13.79%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 61 (96.83%) Microsoft
2 59 (93.65%) Project Management
3 58 (92.06%) PRINCE2
3 58 (92.06%) MS Excel
4 55 (87.30%) ITIL
5 52 (82.54%) Telecoms
6 51 (80.95%) Remedy
6 51 (80.95%) ITIL V3
7 46 (73.02%) Management Information System
8 36 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
8 36 (57.14%) Ericsson
8 36 (57.14%) LTE
8 36 (57.14%) VoLTE
9 7 (11.11%) Finance
10 5 (7.94%) MGW
10 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (7.94%) PMP
11 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
11 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
11 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
12 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.76%) ERP
12 3 (4.76%) Presales
13 2 (3.17%) Rackspace
13 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
13 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 58 (92.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) Maya
4 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (57.14%) LTE
1 36 (57.14%) VoLTE
1 36 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (7.94%) MGW
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 52 (82.54%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (87.30%) Project Manager
2 36 (57.14%) Voice Project Manager
3 11 (17.46%) Network Manager
4 10 (15.87%) Core Network Project Manager
4 10 (15.87%) Network Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Telecoms Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.17%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Engagement Manager
7 2 (3.17%) ERP Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (1.59%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.59%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Project Office Support
8 1 (1.59%) Project Support Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (73.02%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) PMI
2 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (93.65%) Project Management
2 58 (92.06%) PRINCE2
3 55 (87.30%) ITIL
4 51 (80.95%) ITIL V3
5 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.76%) ERP
6 3 (4.76%) Presales
6 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.17%) Change Management
7 2 (3.17%) CMMI
7 2 (3.17%) Document Management
7 2 (3.17%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (3.17%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (3.17%) Service Design
8 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.59%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.59%) Logistics
8 1 (1.59%) Process Architecture
8 1 (1.59%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) PMP
2 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
2 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 2 (3.17%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 61 (96.83%) Microsoft
2 51 (80.95%) Remedy
3 36 (57.14%) Ericsson
4 2 (3.17%) Amdocs
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Huawei
5 1 (1.59%) Planview