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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 150 141 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.52% 11.98% 9.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.99% 16.59% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 75 42
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£400 £400 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £26.75 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £34.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-20.86% -6.08%
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
1001 850 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.88% 72.22% 73.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 475 358
Average daily rate £355 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 28
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.97 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.80% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.50 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.00 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -1 110 £389 -2.81% 22
Amersham - 5 £220 - 2
High Wycombe -7 2 £393 +48.11% 3
Marlow - 1 - -
Buckingham - 1 £413 -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 136 (46.90%) Finance
2 112 (38.62%) PRINCE2
3 59 (20.34%) MS Project
4 58 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 55 (18.97%) SC Cleared
6 53 (18.28%) MS Excel
7 51 (17.59%) Microsoft
8 46 (15.86%) MS Office
9 45 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (14.14%) ITIL
11 37 (12.76%) Project Planning
12 36 (12.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 35 (12.07%) Change Management
14 34 (11.72%) Telecoms
15 31 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (8.97%) SharePoint
17 25 (8.62%) PRINCE
18 23 (7.93%) Migration
19 22 (7.59%) DV Cleared
20 21 (7.24%) APMP
20 21 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (7.24%) Service Management
20 21 (7.24%) Banking
21 20 (6.90%) Programme Management
22 19 (6.55%) Service Delivery
22 19 (6.55%) PMI Certification
22 19 (6.55%) Windows
23 18 (6.21%) SLA
24 17 (5.86%) Change Control
25 16 (5.52%) MS Visio

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.03%) CMS
4 2 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.34%) Liferay
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 59 (20.34%) MS Project
2 53 (18.28%) MS Excel
3 46 (15.86%) MS Office
4 16 (5.52%) MS Visio
5 12 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Primavera
1 6 (2.07%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.69%) assyst
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.38%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.14%) Internet
2 4 (1.38%) 4G
2 4 (1.38%) LAN
2 4 (1.38%) SAN
2 4 (1.38%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (1.03%) Intranet
3 3 (1.03%) GSM
3 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.03%) UMTS
3 3 (1.03%) LDAP
3 3 (1.03%) ATM
3 3 (1.03%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.03%) Network Security
3 3 (1.03%) LTE
3 3 (1.03%) 3G
3 3 (1.03%) DWDM
4 2 (0.69%) GPRS
4 2 (0.69%) WAN
4 2 (0.69%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (2.76%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.38%) DB2
4 3 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.03%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.69%) Big Data
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.34%) Moq
3 1 (0.34%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.34%) NUnit
3 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 136 (46.90%) Finance
2 34 (11.72%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.24%) Banking
4 15 (5.17%) Retail
5 13 (4.48%) Marketing
6 11 (3.79%) Legal
7 6 (2.07%) Automotive
7 6 (2.07%) Advertising
8 4 (1.38%) German Language
8 4 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.38%) Back Office
9 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Local Government
11 1 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 130 (44.83%) Project Manager
2 40 (13.79%) Analyst
3 16 (5.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 16 (5.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 15 (5.17%) Business Analyst
5 14 (4.83%) Coordinator
5 14 (4.83%) PMO Analyst
6 10 (3.45%) Architect
6 10 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (3.10%) Vendor Manager
8 8 (2.76%) Project Coordinator
8 8 (2.76%) Programme Manager
9 7 (2.41%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.07%) Project Officer
10 6 (2.07%) Junior
10 6 (2.07%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.07%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.07%) Project Analyst
11 5 (1.72%) Technical Manager
11 5 (1.72%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.72%) .NET
2 4 (1.38%) HTML
3 3 (1.03%) XML
3 3 (1.03%) SOAP
3 3 (1.03%) Middleware
4 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
5 1 (0.34%) Web Services
5 1 (0.34%) Flash
5 1 (0.34%) Ajax
5 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.34%) WCF
5 1 (0.34%) WPF
5 1 (0.34%) jQuery
5 1 (0.34%) StructureMap
5 1 (0.34%) PhoneGap
5 1 (0.34%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.83%) PMI
3 8 (2.76%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.76%) Economics
4 7 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.03%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.03%) Blog
6 2 (0.69%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.69%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.69%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (0.69%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (0.69%) NHS
6 2 (0.69%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.69%) CCTV
6 2 (0.69%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.55%) Windows
2 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (2.41%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (1.72%) Linux
4 4 (1.38%) UNIX
5 3 (1.03%) AIX
5 3 (1.03%) Solaris
5 3 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (38.62%) PRINCE2
2 45 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (14.14%) ITIL
4 37 (12.76%) Project Planning
5 35 (12.07%) Change Management
6 31 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (8.62%) PRINCE
8 23 (7.93%) Migration
9 21 (7.24%) Service Management
10 20 (6.90%) Programme Management
11 19 (6.55%) Service Delivery
12 17 (5.86%) Change Control
13 16 (5.52%) Supplier Management
14 15 (5.17%) Risk Management
15 14 (4.83%) Logistics
15 14 (4.83%) Software Engineering
16 12 (4.14%) Business Analysis
17 11 (3.79%) Business Intelligence
18 10 (3.45%) Performance Management
19 9 (3.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.52%) SQL
2 9 (3.10%) C
3 6 (2.07%) Java
4 5 (1.72%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.03%) VB
6 3 (1.03%) VBA
7 2 (0.69%) Embedded C
7 2 (0.69%) C#
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) COBOL
8 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 55 (18.97%) SC Cleared
3 36 (12.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 22 (7.59%) DV Cleared
5 21 (7.24%) APMP
6 19 (6.55%) PMI Certification
7 15 (5.17%) Degree
8 13 (4.48%) HNC
8 13 (4.48%) HND
8 13 (4.48%) PMP
9 11 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.38%) ISEB
11 3 (1.03%) CISSP
11 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.34%) MCP
12 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.21%) SLA
2 11 (3.79%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) GxP
4 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) P3O
4 1 (0.34%) COREP
4 1 (0.34%) FINREP
4 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) Netcool
1 2 (0.69%) OVSD
1 2 (0.69%) SCCM
1 2 (0.69%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 51 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.83%) Oracle
3 12 (4.14%) HP
4 7 (2.41%) IBM
4 7 (2.41%) Brocade
5 6 (2.07%) SAP
6 5 (1.72%) Business Objects
6 5 (1.72%) VMware
7 4 (1.38%) Google
7 4 (1.38%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.38%) Cisco
7 4 (1.38%) Adobe
7 4 (1.38%) EMC
7 4 (1.38%) NetApp
8 3 (1.03%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.03%) Cognos
8 3 (1.03%) DoubleClick
8 3 (1.03%) 3PAR
8 3 (1.03%) Maxymiser
8 3 (1.03%) ClickTale
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ReThink Recruitment
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Posted: 3 days ago
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