Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 November 2017 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 93 85
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -24
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 8 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.65% 1.51% 1.82%
As % of the Applications category 11.11% 19.59% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 11
Oxfordshire median daily rate £469 £406 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +35.42% -33.33%
10th Percentile £263 £353 £256
90th Percentile £500 £508 £456
South East median daily rate £400 £384 £350
% change year-on-year +4.29% +9.58% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £29.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +197.50% -35.48%
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £18.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year +37.64% -5.19% -26.67%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 72 97 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.88% 7.69% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 82
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +1.96% -1.92%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £130
90th Percentile £505 £508 £456
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 22
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £15.63 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +11.61% -1.75%
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.38 £15.05
% change year-on-year -5.34% +8.80% +5.39%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Project in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Project
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 3 £500 +25.00%
Wallingford - 3 £275 - 1
Kidlington - 1 £488 -
Microsoft Project
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (37.50%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (25.00%) PMP
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Product Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Product Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Testing Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Data Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PMP