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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 48 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Project 11 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.56% 1.93% 2.76%
As % of the Applications category 8.66% 15.63% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 13
Median daily rate £369 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £163 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £440 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £16.25 £16.55
% change year-on-year
+75.38% -1.81%
MS Project
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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 Reading region.

Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
127 128 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.07% 12.38% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 53 61
Median daily rate £265 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £482 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 26
Median hourly rate £9.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.91% +23.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.44
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) Project Management
3 18 (62.07%) PRINCE2
4 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
5 14 (48.28%) ITIL
5 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
6 13 (44.83%) ITIL V3
7 10 (34.48%) Remedy
8 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
9 7 (24.14%) Amdocs
9 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
10 6 (20.69%) MS Office
11 5 (17.24%) Ericsson
11 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (17.24%) VoLTE
11 5 (17.24%) LTE
11 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
13 3 (10.34%) Finance
14 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
14 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
14 2 (6.90%) Coaching
14 2 (6.90%) IaaS
14 2 (6.90%) Migration
14 2 (6.90%) ATM
14 2 (6.90%) SDH
14 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
14 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
14 2 (6.90%) Enterprise 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 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
3 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.45%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) assyst
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) LTE
1 5 (17.24%) VoLTE
1 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.90%) ATM
2 2 (6.90%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Project Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Voice Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Portfolio Planner
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Transition Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Business Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Deployment Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Integration Manager
4 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Programme Planner
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Project Management
2 18 (62.07%) PRINCE2
3 14 (48.28%) ITIL
4 13 (44.83%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Coaching
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.45%) Critical Path Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) ERP
6 1 (3.45%) Logistics
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) APMP
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Remedy
3 7 (24.14%) Amdocs
4 5 (17.24%) Ericsson
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Planview
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow