Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Project
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 88 84
Rank change year-on-year +36 -4 +18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 1 15 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 1.02% 2.12%
As % of the Applications category 3.03% 9.80% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 23
Median daily rate £513 £343 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.64% -4.20% -8.33%
10th Percentile £494 £220 £258
90th Percentile £531 £493 £485
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £419
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.48% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +105.88% +40.85%
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -37.50%

Microsoft Project is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 33 153 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.76% 10.43% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 74 111
Median daily rate £432 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.02% +14.29% -20.45%
10th Percentile £244 £133 £193
90th Percentile £542 £525 £450
South East median daily rate £330 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -5.71% -6.67% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 41 55
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +27.27% -38.89%
10th Percentile £11.22 £9.00 £8.82
90th Percentile £54.90 £34.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £14.31
% change year-on-year +2.86% +22.33% -7.71%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +27 1 £513 +57.69%
Microsoft Project
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Primavera
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) APMP

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Primavera
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programme Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft