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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 11 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 100 136 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.26% 11.73% 11.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.63% 14.91% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 57 63
Average daily rate £410 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £220 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £510 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £60.00 £23.38 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.68% -33.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.44 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+19.27% +12.98%
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
792 912 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.23% 78.69% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 474 422
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 78 £420 +10.52% 11
High Wycombe +7 5 £296 -21.00% 5
Aylesbury - 1 £450 -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 113 (41.54%) Finance
2 100 (36.76%) PRINCE2
3 50 (18.38%) Security Cleared
4 49 (18.01%) MS Excel
5 48 (17.65%) ITIL
6 44 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (16.18%) SC Cleared
7 41 (15.07%) PMI Certification
8 40 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 39 (14.34%) Microsoft
10 36 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (12.87%) Banking
11 35 (12.87%) MS Project
12 33 (12.13%) SQL
12 33 (12.13%) MS PowerPoint
13 31 (11.40%) MS Office
13 31 (11.40%) PMP
14 30 (11.03%) SharePoint
14 30 (11.03%) DV Cleared
15 27 (9.93%) MS Visio
15 27 (9.93%) Change Management
16 26 (9.56%) Risk Management
16 26 (9.56%) Oracle
16 26 (9.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 23 (8.46%) Retail
18 22 (8.09%) SQL Server
18 22 (8.09%) Project Planning
19 21 (7.72%) Analytics
20 20 (7.35%) Business Analysis
20 20 (7.35%) Migration

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (11.03%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.41%) SAS
3 6 (2.21%) CMS
4 5 (1.84%) Apache
4 5 (1.84%) IIS
4 5 (1.84%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.47%) Drupal
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (18.01%) MS Excel
2 35 (12.87%) MS Project
3 33 (12.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (11.40%) MS Office
5 27 (9.93%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.37%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.10%) Primavera
2 2 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.84%) Google Analytics
1 5 (1.84%) Veeva
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) IaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.78%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (2.57%) WAN
3 6 (2.21%) LAN
4 5 (1.84%) LDAP
4 5 (1.84%) SMTP
4 5 (1.84%) Wireless
5 4 (1.47%) Network Security
5 4 (1.47%) VPN
6 3 (1.10%) Firewall
7 2 (0.74%) Internet
7 2 (0.74%) SAN
7 2 (0.74%) SSL
7 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.74%) VoIP
8 1 (0.37%) BGP
8 1 (0.37%) DNS
8 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.37%) FTP
8 1 (0.37%) MPLS
8 1 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.10%) Big Data
5 3 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.74%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.37%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.37%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.37%) GIS
7 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.37%) Impala
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.37%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 113 (41.54%) Finance
2 35 (12.87%) Banking
3 23 (8.46%) Retail
4 17 (6.25%) Marketing
5 13 (4.78%) Spanish Language
6 10 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.94%) Retail Banking
8 7 (2.57%) Automotive
8 7 (2.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.47%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.74%) French Language
10 2 (0.74%) German Language
10 2 (0.74%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.74%) Turkish Language
10 2 (0.74%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Law
11 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 57 (20.96%) Analyst
3 17 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 17 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 15 (5.51%) IT Manager
5 14 (5.15%) Programme Manager
6 13 (4.78%) IT Project Manager
6 13 (4.78%) PMO Manager
7 12 (4.41%) Data Analyst
8 11 (4.04%) Business Manager
8 11 (4.04%) Transition Manager
9 10 (3.68%) Business Continuity Analyst
9 10 (3.68%) Junior
9 10 (3.68%) Junior Project Manager
10 9 (3.31%) Network Manager
10 9 (3.31%) Network Project Manager
10 9 (3.31%) Process Analyst
10 9 (3.31%) Project Officer
10 9 (3.31%) Senior Manager
10 9 (3.31%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.78%) .NET
2 11 (4.04%) HTML
3 7 (2.57%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.21%) jQuery
4 6 (2.21%) Web Services
5 5 (1.84%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.84%) CSS
5 5 (1.84%) HTML5
5 5 (1.84%) Laravel
5 5 (1.84%) SOAP
5 5 (1.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (1.84%) XML
6 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.47%) Flash
6 4 (1.47%) WAP
7 3 (1.10%) WPF
8 2 (0.74%) Velocity
8 2 (0.74%) WinForms
9 1 (0.37%) Java EE
9 1 (0.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.62%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.04%) PMI
5 8 (2.94%) Social Media
5 8 (2.94%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.57%) Data Extraction
7 5 (1.84%) NHS
7 5 (1.84%) Statistics
8 4 (1.47%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.74%) CMDB
10 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.74%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.37%) Clustering
11 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.37%) Replication
11 1 (0.37%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.68%) Windows
2 6 (2.21%) Unix
3 5 (1.84%) zOS
4 4 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.10%) Linux
6 2 (0.74%) AIX
6 2 (0.74%) Solaris
6 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.37%) Android
7 1 (0.37%) pSOS
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (36.76%) PRINCE2
2 48 (17.65%) ITIL
3 44 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (9.93%) Change Management
6 26 (9.56%) Risk Management
7 22 (8.09%) Project Planning
8 21 (7.72%) Analytics
9 20 (7.35%) Business Analysis
9 20 (7.35%) Migration
10 19 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
12 16 (5.88%) PRINCE
12 16 (5.88%) Programme Management
13 15 (5.51%) Change Control
13 15 (5.51%) CRM
14 13 (4.78%) People Management
14 13 (4.78%) Service Delivery
15 12 (4.41%) Project Governance
16 11 (4.04%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.13%) SQL
2 13 (4.78%) C#
3 11 (4.04%) Java
4 9 (3.31%) PHP
5 7 (2.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.21%) VB
7 5 (1.84%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.37%) COBOL
9 1 (0.37%) Scala
9 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (18.38%) Security Cleared
2 44 (16.18%) SC Cleared
3 41 (15.07%) PMI Certification
4 31 (11.40%) PMP
5 30 (11.03%) DV Cleared
6 26 (9.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (5.51%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (5.15%) Degree
9 11 (4.04%) APMP
9 11 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (2.94%) HNC
10 8 (2.94%) HND
11 5 (1.84%) CAPM
12 2 (0.74%) CCNP
12 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.74%) ISEB
12 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.37%) CCNA
13 1 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.51%) QA
2 10 (3.68%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.57%) SLA
4 5 (1.84%) PMBOK
5 4 (1.47%) GxP
6 1 (0.37%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.37%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.37%) SEPA
6 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) SCCM
1 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.56%) Oracle
3 10 (3.68%) Planview
4 8 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.57%) Cisco
5 7 (2.57%) IBM
5 7 (2.57%) Remedy
5 7 (2.57%) VMware
6 6 (2.21%) Google
7 5 (1.84%) Cegedim Rx
7 5 (1.84%) Citrix
7 5 (1.84%) SAP
8 4 (1.47%) Aruba
8 4 (1.47%) HP
9 3 (1.10%) EMC
10 2 (0.74%) 3PAR
10 2 (0.74%) BMC
10 2 (0.74%) Coremetrics
10 2 (0.74%) NetApp
10 2 (0.74%) Rally
Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000 pro rata (9 Month
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago