Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 62 63
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 46 28 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.61% 2.29% 2.76%
As % of the Applications category 21.50% 17.07% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 19
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £396 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +26.72% -3.85%
10th Percentile £279 £260 £212
90th Percentile £500 £588 £477
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £396 £350
% change year-on-year +10.48% +13.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.29 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.29 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year -24.09% - -

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 214 164 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.12% 13.42% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 86 134
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £213 £120 £144
90th Percentile £500 £500 £474
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +16.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 24
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £8.53 £9.29 £11.00
90th Percentile £19.50 £15.50 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% - +9.80%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 28 (60.87%) SC Cleared
2 28 (60.87%) Security Cleared
3 23 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 21 (45.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (41.30%) Project Management
6 18 (39.13%) Finance
7 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (26.09%) DV Cleared
9 12 (26.09%) Project Planning
10 11 (23.91%) ITIL
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
12 9 (19.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (19.57%) People Management
12 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 9 (19.57%) PMO
13 7 (15.22%) Matrix Organization
13 7 (15.22%) Process Improvement
13 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
14 6 (13.04%) Banking
15 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
15 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
15 5 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
15 5 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (10.87%) Logistics

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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.52%) Confluence
3 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.52%) IaaS
1 3 (6.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) GitLab
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.35%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) PMO Specialist
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Portfolio Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Project Officer
5 5 (10.87%) Process Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Project Control Officer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) CMDB
1 2 (4.35%) Infotainment
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
1 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 21 (45.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (41.30%) Project Management
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) Project Planning
6 11 (23.91%) ITIL
7 9 (19.57%) People Management
7 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
7 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 7 (15.22%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (15.22%) Process Improvement
8 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (10.87%) Logistics
9 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.70%) Release Management
10 4 (8.70%) Scrum
11 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.52%) Kanban
11 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) SC Cleared
1 28 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) DV Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (10.87%) ISEB
4 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
4 5 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
4 5 (10.87%) PMP
4 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (6.52%) APMP
6 2 (4.35%) HNC
6 2 (4.35%) HND
6 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) PMO
2 3 (6.52%) P3O
3 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle