Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 April 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 64 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 56 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.50% 2.84% 2.54%
As % of the Applications category 25.69% 25.49% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 17
Milton Keynes median daily rate £325 £407 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.15% +33.44% -23.75%
10th Percentile £256 £249 £214
90th Percentile £500 £493 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £407 £370
% change year-on-year -7.86% +10.00% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.50 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 218 153 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.62% 11.13% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 74 127
Milton Keynes median daily rate £315 £383 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.76% +12.65% +18.26%
10th Percentile £185 £170 £145
90th Percentile £500 £538 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +19.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 16
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £10.80 £10.80 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £8.96 £8.85 £11.00
90th Percentile £18.30 £18.00 £17.77
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.57 £11.15 £13.75
% change year-on-year +3.77% -18.91% +11.34%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 33 (58.93%) Security Cleared
2 32 (57.14%) Finance
3 30 (53.57%) SC Cleared
4 29 (51.79%) PRINCE2
4 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
5 26 (46.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 17 (30.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (28.57%) Project Management
8 14 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.21%) Oracle
9 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Office
9 13 (23.21%) ITIL
10 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
10 9 (16.07%) Banking
10 9 (16.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (16.07%) People Management
10 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 9 (16.07%) Matrix Organization
11 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
11 8 (14.29%) Process Improvement
11 8 (14.29%) Financial Institution
11 8 (14.29%) ISEB
12 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
12 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (10.71%) JIRA
13 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
13 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
13 6 (10.71%) Test Strategy
13 6 (10.71%) Confluence

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (10.71%) Confluence
1 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.36%) MS Project Server
4 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) IaaS
1 2 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) ATM
1 4 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) DB2
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) GitLab
1 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
2 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (33.93%) Project Manager
2 14 (25.00%) Project Officer
3 7 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Support Officer
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Project Support Officer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Implementation Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Junior
6 4 (7.14%) Project Control Officer
6 4 (7.14%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Junior Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) CCTV
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Fintech
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
1 4 (7.14%) Solaris
1 4 (7.14%) Unix
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
1 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 4 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) PRINCE2
2 17 (30.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (28.57%) Project Management
4 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (23.21%) ITIL
5 9 (16.07%) Matrix Organization
5 9 (16.07%) People Management
5 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
5 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 8 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 6 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity
8 5 (8.93%) Logistics
8 5 (8.93%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.93%) Programme Delivery
8 5 (8.93%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (58.93%) Security Cleared
2 30 (53.57%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (14.29%) ISEB
6 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (10.71%) APMP
7 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
8 5 (8.93%) HNC
8 5 (8.93%) HND
8 5 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
9 4 (7.14%) PMP
10 3 (5.36%) Degree
11 2 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (1.79%) APMG
12 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) PMO
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) P3O
3 1 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) HP