Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 68 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 17 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.48% 3.05% 2.85%
As % of the Applications category 11.11% 23.72% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 21
Milton Keynes median daily rate £401 £450 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.83% +13.78% +24.08%
10th Percentile £327 £267 £263
90th Percentile £476 £500 £588
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £401 £425 £396
% change year-on-year -5.59% +7.46% +9.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 153 215 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.29% 12.84% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 124 72
Milton Keynes median daily rate £275 £351 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.71% +1.08% +15.83%
10th Percentile £179 £204 £130
90th Percentile £488 £493 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £263 £340 £330
% change year-on-year -22.79% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.13 £12.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.23% +11.11% -25.52%
10th Percentile £8.85 £8.62 £8.87
90th Percentile £18.00 £19.80 £18.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -27.78% +56.52% -24.24%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019, 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 14 (82.35%) Project Management
2 13 (76.47%) PRINCE2
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (58.82%) APMP
5 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (35.29%) HNC
8 6 (35.29%) HND
9 5 (29.41%) ISEB
9 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
11 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
11 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
11 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centric Approach
12 2 (11.76%) PMO
12 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (11.76%) SAP
12 2 (11.76%) ITIL
12 2 (11.76%) Oracle
12 2 (11.76%) Logistics
12 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
12 2 (11.76%) Change Control
13 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
13 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing

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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) GitLab
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) IT Manager
2 5 (29.41%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Project Management
2 13 (76.47%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Logistics
6 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) Data Management
7 1 (5.88%) DSDM
7 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.88%) RAD
7 1 (5.88%) Release Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (58.82%) APMP
3 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) HNC
4 6 (35.29%) HND
5 5 (29.41%) ISEB
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP