Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 24 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 3 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.08% 4.19% 2.86%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 26.79% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 9
Slough median daily rate £350 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +63.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £263
90th Percentile £521 £450 £423
Berkshire median daily rate £310 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -22.50% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £175.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £65.00 £14.50 £175.00
% change year-on-year +348.28% -91.71% -

Microsoft Project is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Software Application Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 24 56 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 8.60% 15.64% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 38
Slough median daily rate £238 £325 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +26.83% +7.89%
10th Percentile £153 £202 £128
90th Percentile £456 £450 £436
Berkshire median daily rate £311 £330 £300
% change year-on-year -5.68% +10.00% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 12
Slough median hourly rate £14.25 £12.00 £16.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -25.51% -19.45%
10th Percentile £13.18 £10.60 £10.03
90th Percentile £15.93 £13.80 £34.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -7.14% -8.20% -10.29%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 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 Slough region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Siebel
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing

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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle CRM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Presales Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel