The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 7 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 154 90 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.79% 8.70% 11.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.93% 12.00% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 52 55
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£373 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £140 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £19.68
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 - £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +26.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
967 750 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.04% 72.46% 67.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 406 297
Average daily rate £367 £370 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 30
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £35.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Project Management
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
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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 +8 116 £350 -6.66% 22
High Wycombe +9 11 £405 +80.00% 4
Amersham -6 2 - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Marlow - - - - 1
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 132 (45.52%) Finance
2 89 (30.69%) PRINCE2
3 51 (17.59%) MS Project
3 51 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (16.55%) MS Excel
5 38 (13.10%) Microsoft
5 38 (13.10%) Banking
6 33 (11.38%) Security Cleared
7 32 (11.03%) Project Planning
8 28 (9.66%) Business Analysis
8 28 (9.66%) PMI Certification
9 26 (8.97%) Oracle
10 25 (8.62%) Retail
11 24 (8.28%) ITIL
11 24 (8.28%) SC Cleared
12 21 (7.24%) PMP
13 19 (6.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 18 (6.21%) DV Cleared
14 18 (6.21%) Degree
14 18 (6.21%) SharePoint
14 18 (6.21%) Scrum
14 18 (6.21%) Financial Institution
15 16 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (5.17%) Service Management
16 15 (5.17%) Windows
16 15 (5.17%) SQL
16 15 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (5.17%) Spanish Language
17 14 (4.83%) Service Delivery
17 14 (4.83%) Change Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 18 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.03%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.03%) Content Management Server
2 3 (1.03%) CMS
3 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.69%) Lync
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.34%) Confluence
4 1 (0.34%) Kentico
4 1 (0.34%) SAS
4 1 (0.34%) CICS
4 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 51 (17.59%) MS Project
2 48 (16.55%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.48%) MS Office
4 10 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.03%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.45%) ATM
2 7 (2.41%) Internet
3 5 (1.72%) Intranet
3 5 (1.72%) VoIP
4 3 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.69%) 2G
5 2 (0.69%) 3G
5 2 (0.69%) 4G
5 2 (0.69%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.69%) MVNO
5 2 (0.69%) WAN
5 2 (0.69%) SDH
6 1 (0.34%) LAN
6 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.34%) SAN
6 1 (0.34%) Network Security
6 1 (0.34%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.10%) QlikView
5 6 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.72%) DTS
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.38%) Big Data
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.34%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.34%) MS Access
9 1 (0.34%) DB2
9 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.07%) NUnit
2 4 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 132 (45.52%) Finance
2 38 (13.10%) Banking
3 25 (8.62%) Retail
4 18 (6.21%) Financial Institution
5 15 (5.17%) Spanish Language
6 13 (4.48%) Telecoms
7 12 (4.14%) Publishing
7 12 (4.14%) Marketing
8 11 (3.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (2.07%) Automotive
9 6 (2.07%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.38%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.03%) Legal
12 2 (0.69%) Advertising
12 2 (0.69%) Billing
12 2 (0.69%) Back Office
13 1 (0.34%) Law
13 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 150 (51.72%) Project Manager
2 45 (15.52%) Analyst
3 22 (7.59%) Business Analyst
4 14 (4.83%) Programme Manager
5 10 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 10 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
6 9 (3.10%) Coordinator
6 9 (3.10%) PMO Analyst
7 8 (2.76%) ScrumMaster
7 8 (2.76%) Business Manager
8 7 (2.41%) Business Project Manager
8 7 (2.41%) Administrator
8 7 (2.41%) Project Coordinator
8 7 (2.41%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (2.07%) Delivery Manager
9 6 (2.07%) Senior Manager
9 6 (2.07%) Junior
9 6 (2.07%) Developer
10 5 (1.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (1.72%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.45%) .NET
2 7 (2.41%) J2EE
3 6 (2.07%) Velocity
4 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.03%) HTML
4 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
5 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.10%) PMI
2 8 (2.76%) Data Integration
3 7 (2.41%) iPad
3 7 (2.41%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.07%) Social Media
5 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.03%) EPoS
7 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.34%) Clustering
8 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.17%) Windows
2 12 (4.14%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.07%) UNIX
4 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.69%) PRINCE2
2 51 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (11.03%) Project Planning
4 28 (9.66%) Business Analysis
5 24 (8.28%) ITIL
6 18 (6.21%) Scrum
7 16 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (5.17%) Service Management
9 14 (4.83%) Service Delivery
9 14 (4.83%) Change Management
10 13 (4.48%) CRM
11 12 (4.14%) PRINCE
11 12 (4.14%) Risk Management
11 12 (4.14%) Content Management
12 10 (3.45%) Logistics
12 10 (3.45%) Data Management
12 10 (3.45%) Programme Management
12 10 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (3.10%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (5.17%) SQL
2 6 (2.07%) C#
2 6 (2.07%) Java
3 1 (0.34%) C
3 1 (0.34%) COBOL
3 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.34%) VBA
3 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 33 (11.38%) Security Cleared
2 28 (9.66%) PMI Certification
3 24 (8.28%) SC Cleared
4 21 (7.24%) PMP
5 19 (6.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 18 (6.21%) DV Cleared
6 18 (6.21%) Degree
7 11 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (3.10%) APMP
9 8 (2.76%) HNC
9 8 (2.76%) HND
9 8 (2.76%) ISEB
10 3 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.79%) SLA
2 6 (2.07%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.69%) COBIT
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) Basel II
4 1 (0.34%) BS25999
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) FATCA
4 1 (0.34%) CRD IV
System Software
1 11 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.97%) Oracle
3 15 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (3.79%) SAP
5 9 (3.10%) Cognos
6 6 (2.07%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.38%) HP
8 3 (1.03%) Primavera
8 3 (1.03%) IBM
8 3 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.03%) Marketo
9 2 (0.69%) JDA
10 1 (0.34%) NetApp
10 1 (0.34%) Lotus
10 1 (0.34%) Apple
10 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.34%) Symantec
10 1 (0.34%) Remedy
10 1 (0.34%) EMC
10 1 (0.34%) Citrix
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