Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 15 October 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 74 69
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 14 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.97% 0.88% 1.85%
As % of the Applications category 8.05% 5.73% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 15
Reading median daily rate £200 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +2.86% +22.38%
10th Percentile £123 £425 £265
90th Percentile £413 £553 £565
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £310 £438
% change year-on-year -3.23% -29.14% +29.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £37.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -63.51% +155.17% -85.24%

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 Reading with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 174 192 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.09% 15.29% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 56 83
Reading median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £127 £130 £118
90th Percentile £454 £475 £499
Berkshire median daily rate £360 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +10.77% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 42
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £14.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +50.00% -55.92%
10th Percentile £10.85 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £20.60 £19.62 £21.33
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.10 £15.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +7.33% +17.65% -15.00%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Reading

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Reading

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Reading over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Reading

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) LTE
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
4 5 (35.71%) VoLTE
4 5 (35.71%) Ericsson
4 5 (35.71%) Remedy
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Change Control
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) PMO
7 2 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (7.14%) Basecamp
8 1 (7.14%) Trello
8 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) SDLC

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Basecamp
1 1 (7.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LTE
1 5 (35.71%) VoLTE
1 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Voice Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) PMO Planner
3 2 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Site Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Site Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Telesales
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Ericsson
2 5 (35.71%) Remedy