Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 87 75
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 31 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.11% 2.01% 1.53%
As % of the Applications category 16.40% 18.58% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 15
Milton Keynes median daily rate £358 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -5.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £266 £264 £283
90th Percentile £478 £480 £588
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £358 £390 £413
% change year-on-year -8.33% -5.45% -1.79%
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 £17.00 £12.07 -
% change year-on-year +40.85% - -

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 189 183 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.86% 10.83% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 91 91
Milton Keynes median daily rate £263 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +16.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £200 £160 £110
90th Percentile £443 £480 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £263 £330 £346
% change year-on-year -20.45% -4.69% +15.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 34 19
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.00 £15.93 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.93% +13.75% -
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.58 £10.04
90th Percentile £18.00 £19.50 £19.50
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) Project Management
3 19 (61.29%) Finance
4 15 (48.39%) PRINCE2
5 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (35.48%) PMO
8 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
9 9 (29.03%) APMP
9 9 (29.03%) MS Visio
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
10 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
11 7 (22.58%) Confluence
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 7 (22.58%) JIRA
11 7 (22.58%) GitLab
11 7 (22.58%) HNC
11 7 (22.58%) HND
11 7 (22.58%) Oracle
11 7 (22.58%) Banking
12 6 (19.35%) ISEB
12 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
12 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
12 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
12 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
12 6 (19.35%) Release Management
12 6 (19.35%) Kanban
12 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving

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 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
2 7 (22.58%) Confluence
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere
4 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (16.13%) IIS
5 2 (6.45%) MS Project Server
6 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (29.03%) MS Visio
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) GitLab
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Junior
2 6 (19.35%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Implementation Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Implementation Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Project Implementation Manager
4 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) IT Manager
4 3 (9.68%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) PMO Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) CCTV
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Solaris
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
1 5 (16.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Project Management
2 15 (48.39%) PRINCE2
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Kanban
4 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
4 6 (19.35%) Release Management
4 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.13%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (16.13%) Process Improvement
5 5 (16.13%) Programme Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
6 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (29.03%) APMP
2 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) HNC
4 7 (22.58%) HND
5 6 (19.35%) ISEB
6 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
7 3 (9.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) Degree
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Cadence
4 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Planview