Period
to 29 January 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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 96 77
Rank change year-on-year +23 -19 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 14 18 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.13% 1.15% 2.55%
As % of the Applications category 9.33% 9.42% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 39
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £325 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.25% -5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £335 £272
90th Percentile £460 £480 £490
South East median daily rate £325 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -23.53% +6.25% +7.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +244.83% -17.14%
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £26.42 £30.00
% change year-on-year -22.39% -11.95% +50.00%

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 150 191 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.16% 12.20% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 108 157
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £288 £275 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -16.03% -6.43%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £140
90th Percentile £450 £475 £488
South East median daily rate £325 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 38
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -29.73% +60.87%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £8.94
90th Percentile £20.85 £30.16 £29.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.55 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.54% -2.81% +6.67%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor 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 29 January 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 +20 12 £325 -19.25%
Microsoft Project
South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) APMP
6 2 (14.29%) Sass
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (14.29%) React
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (14.29%) Instructional Design
6 2 (14.29%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
1 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Web Application Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Transition Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Campaign Manager
4 1 (7.14%) HR Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 3 (21.43%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) React
2 2 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 2 (14.29%) Instructional Design
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (14.29%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Campaign Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) APMP
3 2 (14.29%) CIPD
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Capita