The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 78 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 7 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 0.37% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.41% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £388 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.98 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+48.28% +3.75%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 740 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.72% 90.80% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 419 463
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 69 85
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.73 £10.20 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Buckinghamshire region.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Buckinghamshire region.

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 6 £388 +10.71% 1
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Newport Pagnell - - - -
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) E-Learning
5 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) MS Project
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (13.33%) PMI
6 2 (13.33%) PMP
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (13.33%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) EFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
6 1 (6.67%) SSADM
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PMP
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Remedy
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco