The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 124 154 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.98% 11.79% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.88% 15.63% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 82 52
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£400 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £239 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £391 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.52% -17.85%
Project Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
963 985 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.47% 75.42% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 575 410
Average daily rate £400 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 31
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 89 £400 +14.28% 12
High Wycombe -7 3 £475 +17.28% 2
Beaconsfield - 1 - -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 129 (45.74%) Finance
2 95 (33.69%) PRINCE2
3 56 (19.86%) ITIL
4 53 (18.79%) Security Cleared
5 49 (17.38%) MS Office
6 48 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (17.02%) SC Cleared
7 43 (15.25%) Change Management
8 41 (14.54%) MS Excel
9 38 (13.48%) Microsoft
10 34 (12.06%) MS Project
11 30 (10.64%) Banking
12 28 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (9.93%) Project Planning
13 26 (9.22%) SharePoint
13 26 (9.22%) PMI Certification
14 25 (8.87%) PMP
15 24 (8.51%) Windows
16 23 (8.16%) Migration
17 22 (7.80%) Programme Management
17 22 (7.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 22 (7.80%) Data Centre
18 21 (7.45%) MS Visio
19 20 (7.09%) PMI
19 20 (7.09%) Retail
19 20 (7.09%) Data Protection
20 19 (6.74%) Degree
20 19 (6.74%) APMP
20 19 (6.74%) Change Control
20 19 (6.74%) SQL

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.71%) CMS
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.35%) IIS
4 1 (0.35%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.35%) Drupal
4 1 (0.35%) WordPress
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (17.38%) MS Office
2 41 (14.54%) MS Excel
3 34 (12.06%) MS Project
4 21 (7.45%) MS Visio
5 15 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Primavera
2 4 (1.42%) assyst
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.96%) Internet
2 11 (3.90%) LDAP
3 6 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (1.77%) Firewall
4 5 (1.77%) SAN
5 3 (1.06%) Intranet
5 3 (1.06%) DWDM
5 3 (1.06%) WAN
5 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.71%) DNS
6 2 (0.71%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.35%) Network Security
7 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.35%) 4G
7 1 (0.35%) SSL
7 1 (0.35%) ATM
7 1 (0.35%) LAN
7 1 (0.35%) VoIP
7 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.90%) DB2
2 11 (3.90%) DB2 UDB
3 9 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (2.84%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.35%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.35%) Big Data
9 1 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (1.06%) PVCS
1 3 (1.06%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) Moq
3 1 (0.35%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.35%) NUnit
3 1 (0.35%) Subversion
3 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 129 (45.74%) Finance
2 30 (10.64%) Banking
3 20 (7.09%) Retail
4 15 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.26%) Automotive
6 7 (2.48%) Marketing
7 4 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.06%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (1.06%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.71%) German Language
9 2 (0.71%) Local Government
9 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 131 (46.45%) Project Manager
2 54 (19.15%) Analyst
3 15 (5.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 15 (5.32%) Business Analyst
3 15 (5.32%) Infrastructure Manager
4 13 (4.61%) PMO Analyst
4 13 (4.61%) PMO Manager
5 11 (3.90%) Project Analyst
5 11 (3.90%) Security Analyst
6 10 (3.55%) Coordinator
7 9 (3.19%) Consultant
8 8 (2.84%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (2.84%) Programme Manager
8 8 (2.84%) IT Security Analyst
9 7 (2.48%) Architect
9 7 (2.48%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.13%) Change Manager
10 6 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.13%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.13%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.96%) HTML
2 13 (4.61%) .NET
3 11 (3.90%) XML
3 11 (3.90%) SOAP
4 3 (1.06%) jQuery
5 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (0.71%) Web Services
5 2 (0.71%) WCF
5 2 (0.71%) Middleware
5 2 (0.71%) Ajax
5 2 (0.71%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.71%) CSS
5 2 (0.71%) HTML5
6 1 (0.35%) StructureMap
6 1 (0.35%) CSS3
6 1 (0.35%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.35%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.80%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.09%) PMI
3 15 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.90%) Economics
4 11 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.42%) CMDB
6 3 (1.06%) Blog
6 3 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.71%) GIS
7 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.71%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.71%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.71%) Copywriting
7 2 (0.71%) CCTV
7 2 (0.71%) Clustering
7 2 (0.71%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.71%) EMV
7 2 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.51%) Windows
2 10 (3.55%) Linux
3 9 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (3.19%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (2.13%) UNIX
5 5 (1.77%) Solaris
6 4 (1.42%) AIX
7 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (33.69%) PRINCE2
2 56 (19.86%) ITIL
3 48 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (15.25%) Change Management
5 28 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (9.93%) Project Planning
6 23 (8.16%) Migration
7 22 (7.80%) Programme Management
8 20 (7.09%) Data Protection
9 19 (6.74%) Change Control
10 16 (5.67%) ITSM
10 16 (5.67%) Service Management
10 16 (5.67%) PRINCE
11 14 (4.96%) Critical Success Factor
12 13 (4.61%) Service Delivery
13 12 (4.26%) Risk Management
13 12 (4.26%) Logistics
13 12 (4.26%) Business Analysis
14 11 (3.90%) Software Engineering
14 11 (3.90%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.74%) SQL
2 12 (4.26%) VB
3 11 (3.90%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.48%) C
5 3 (1.06%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.06%) VBA
5 3 (1.06%) VBScript
6 2 (0.71%) PHP
6 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.71%) C#
6 2 (0.71%) C++
6 2 (0.71%) Java
7 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.35%) Python
7 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (18.79%) Security Cleared
2 48 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 26 (9.22%) PMI Certification
4 25 (8.87%) PMP
5 22 (7.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 19 (6.74%) Degree
6 19 (6.74%) APMP
7 18 (6.38%) DV Cleared
8 12 (4.26%) CISSP
9 8 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (2.48%) HNC
10 7 (2.48%) HND
11 6 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.42%) ISEB
14 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.35%) CCNP
15 1 (0.35%) CCNA
15 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.03%) SLA
2 13 (4.61%) QA
3 3 (1.06%) P3O
3 3 (1.06%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (0.71%) Control-M
3 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 38 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.67%) HP
2 16 (5.67%) Oracle
3 8 (2.84%) Brocade
4 6 (2.13%) IBM
5 5 (1.77%) SAP
5 5 (1.77%) EMC
5 5 (1.77%) NetApp
5 5 (1.77%) VMware
6 4 (1.42%) 3PAR
6 4 (1.42%) Cisco
7 3 (1.06%) Citrix
7 3 (1.06%) Planview
7 3 (1.06%) Cyber-Ark
8 2 (0.71%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.35%) Remedy
9 1 (0.35%) Veritas
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.35%) Sage
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