Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 76 62
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 24 42 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.82% 2.38% 2.07%
As % of the Applications category 13.41% 20.49% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 19
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £418 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +6.51% +28.00%
10th Percentile £290 £278 £258
90th Percentile £488 £488 £588
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £392
% change year-on-year -5.88% +8.42% +18.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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 179 205 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.59% 11.61% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 113 82
Milton Keynes median daily rate £270 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.86% +3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £200 £186 £120
90th Percentile £476 £494 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £263 £338 £334
% change year-on-year -22.22% +1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 15
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £10.90 £13.18 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.27% -5.89% -
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.50 £9.68
90th Percentile £13.55 £19.50 £15.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -38.89% +28.57% -

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 20 (83.33%) Project Management
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) PRINCE2
3 15 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (58.33%) Finance
5 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) APMP
6 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
7 9 (37.50%) HNC
7 9 (37.50%) HND
8 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (29.17%) Project Planning
10 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (25.00%) ISEB
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle
11 4 (16.67%) Project Governance
11 4 (16.67%) Change Control
11 4 (16.67%) PMO
12 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
12 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
12 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
12 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
12 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
12 3 (12.50%) RAD
12 3 (12.50%) DSDM
12 3 (12.50%) Primavera
13 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel

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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) GitLab
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 6 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Project Management
2 19 (79.17%) PRINCE2
3 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (29.17%) Project Planning
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Change Control
6 4 (16.67%) Project Governance
7 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 3 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (12.50%) DSDM
7 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
7 3 (12.50%) RAD
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) Logistics
8 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.17%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) Kanban
9 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 13 (54.17%) APMP
2 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
4 9 (37.50%) HNC
4 9 (37.50%) HND
5 6 (25.00%) ISEB
5 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint