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 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 41 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Project 28 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.80% 1.58% 1.32%
As % of the Applications category 23.73% 11.72% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £440 £650
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
Berkshire

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
118 128 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.01% 13.45% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 52 65
Median daily rate £265 £300 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £124 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £454 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 13
Median hourly rate £9.50 £15.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% -36.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
1 33 (86.84%) Project Management
2 31 (81.58%) PRINCE2
2 31 (81.58%) MS Excel
3 27 (71.05%) ITIL
3 27 (71.05%) Telecoms
4 25 (65.79%) Remedy
4 25 (65.79%) ITIL V3
5 23 (60.53%) Management Information System
6 21 (55.26%) Wi-Fi
6 21 (55.26%) Ericsson
6 21 (55.26%) VoLTE
6 21 (55.26%) LTE
7 7 (18.42%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (15.79%) Finance
9 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
10 3 (7.89%) MS Office
10 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
10 3 (7.89%) PMP
11 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
11 2 (5.26%) Migration
11 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.26%) VMware
11 2 (5.26%) Amdocs
11 2 (5.26%) Change Management
11 2 (5.26%) Coaching
11 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
11 2 (5.26%) Service Design
12 1 (2.63%) Programme Governance
12 1 (2.63%) Matrix Organization

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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 31 (81.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) LTE
1 21 (55.26%) VoLTE
1 21 (55.26%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 27 (71.05%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Project Manager
2 21 (55.26%) Voice Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Network Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Core Network Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Network Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Project Management
2 31 (81.58%) PRINCE2
3 27 (71.05%) ITIL
4 25 (65.79%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Coaching
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Service Design
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) ERP
6 1 (2.63%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) People Management
6 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Governance
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Supply Chain Transformation
6 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) PMP
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 25 (65.79%) Remedy
3 21 (55.26%) Ericsson
4 2 (5.26%) Amdocs
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Planview