Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 19 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 > Slough
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 30 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 6 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.76% 1.36% 4.29%
As % of the Applications category 13.33% 14.29% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Slough median daily rate £550 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.23% -27.78% +63.64%
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £310 £421
% change year-on-year -3.23% -26.41% +24.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
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 Slough with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 45 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 13.24% 9.52% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 37
Slough median daily rate £250 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% -3.70% +22.73%
10th Percentile £125 £128 £192
90th Percentile £499 £481 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £355 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +9.23% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +26.83% -33.87%
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.55 £15.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +3.67% +17.65% -15.00%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Slough

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Slough

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Slough over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Slough

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 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 Slough region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Content Development
5 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Billing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Content Development
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com