Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 90 72
Rank change year-on-year +30 -18 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 45 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.92% 1.93% 1.81%
As % of the Applications category 20.36% 19.74% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £300 £404 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.65% -1.59% +2.50%
10th Percentile £254 £253 £253
90th Percentile £478 £486 £458
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £404 £390
% change year-on-year -25.65% +3.46% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.00 £12.07 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £22.25 £12.07 -
% change year-on-year +84.34% - -

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 221 152 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.35% 9.80% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 74 116
Milton Keynes median daily rate £270 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.50% +13.88% +23.25%
10th Percentile £185 £219 £120
90th Percentile £450 £508 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £270 £350 £373
% change year-on-year -22.86% -6.17% +28.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 16
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.25 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.23% +8.93% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £18.75 £18.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.15 £17.25 £14.18
% change year-on-year -29.57% +21.69% +1.25%

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 July 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 20 July 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 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (46.67%) Project Management
4 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 20 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 19 (42.22%) Security Cleared
6 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (31.11%) Oracle
7 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (31.11%) SC Cleared
8 12 (26.67%) ISEB
9 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
10 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
10 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
11 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
11 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.00%) PMO
12 8 (17.78%) Scenario Testing
12 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
12 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
12 8 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (17.78%) APMP
13 7 (15.56%) Confluence
13 7 (15.56%) GitLab
13 7 (15.56%) JIRA
13 7 (15.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
14 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy

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 7 (15.56%) Confluence
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (11.11%) IIS
3 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) GitLab
1 7 (15.56%) JIRA
2 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.44%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Project Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Project Officer
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Junior
4 5 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Officer
4 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Implementation Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Project Implementation Manager
6 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) PMO Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) CCTV
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
1 5 (11.11%) Solaris
1 5 (11.11%) Unix
1 5 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Project Management
2 20 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (17.78%) Business Continuity
6 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
6 8 (17.78%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) Kanban
8 5 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Process Improvement
8 5 (11.11%) Release Management
8 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.67%) Project Governance
10 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.11%) SC Cleared
3 12 (26.67%) ISEB
4 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 9 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 9 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (17.78%) APMP
6 8 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (13.33%) HNC
7 6 (13.33%) HND
8 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (4.44%) Degree
9 1 (2.22%) APMG
9 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) PMO
2 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Cadence
4 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Planview