Period
to 23 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 57 64
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 -11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 49 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.91% 2.80% 2.75%
As % of the Applications category 22.37% 21.66% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 16
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £396 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.78% +24.08% -1.92%
10th Percentile £282 £263 £213
90th Percentile £500 £588 £478
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £396 £363
% change year-on-year +13.78% +9.10% +31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.14% - -

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 219 157 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.99% 12.92% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 69 124
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £185 £129 £143
90th Percentile £491 £508 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £339 £330 £300
% change year-on-year +2.65% +10.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 21
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.82 £10.80 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.44% -25.52% -3.33%
10th Percentile £8.64 £8.87 £11.00
90th Percentile £19.75 £18.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £11.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year +56.52% -24.24% +16.77%

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 January 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 January 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 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (59.18%) SC Cleared
2 29 (59.18%) Security Cleared
3 23 (46.94%) PRINCE2
3 23 (46.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (36.73%) Finance
4 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Excel
5 17 (34.69%) Project Management
6 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (24.49%) Project Planning
8 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (22.45%) ITIL
8 11 (22.45%) PMO
9 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 9 (18.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (18.37%) People Management
9 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
9 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
10 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (14.29%) Process Improvement
10 7 (14.29%) Banking
10 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 7 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (12.24%) PMP
11 6 (12.24%) PMI Certification
11 6 (12.24%) Logistics
11 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
12 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
12 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
12 5 (10.20%) SQL Server

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 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) Confluence
2 3 (6.12%) MS Project Server
2 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) IaaS
1 3 (6.12%) PaaS
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) GitLab
1 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.08%) Automotive
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Project Manager
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) PMO Specialist
3 7 (14.29%) Project Officer
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Portfolio Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Technical Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Process Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Project Control Officer
7 3 (6.12%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Support Officer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.08%) Infotainment
2 1 (2.04%) Fintech
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
1 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) PRINCE2
1 23 (46.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (34.69%) Project Management
3 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.49%) Project Planning
5 11 (22.45%) ITIL
6 9 (18.37%) People Management
6 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
6 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 7 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (12.24%) Logistics
8 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
10 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.12%) Change Management
11 3 (6.12%) Release Management
11 3 (6.12%) Scrum
12 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) SC Cleared
1 29 (59.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (12.24%) PMI Certification
3 6 (12.24%) PMP
4 5 (10.20%) ISEB
4 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
4 5 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (6.12%) APMP
7 2 (4.08%) HNC
7 2 (4.08%) HND
7 2 (4.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) PMO
2 2 (4.08%) P3O
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) HP
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle