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 23 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 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 9 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 144 83 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.94% 9.94% 10.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.86% 13.67% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 43 58
Average daily rate £400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £37.00 £26.28
% change year-on-year
-7.43% +40.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
854 607 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.81% 72.69% 66.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 362 368
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 43
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.89 £10.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
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 23 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 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 +5 120 £400 +11.11% 18
High Wycombe +2 4 £265 - 5
Iver - - - - 1
Marlow - - - - 4
Bletchley - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 2
Beaconsfield - - - -
Chalfont St Giles - - - -
Chesham - - - - 2
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 129 (50.19%) Finance
2 84 (32.68%) PRINCE2
3 53 (20.62%) MS Excel
4 46 (17.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (17.12%) MS Project
6 39 (15.18%) Banking
7 34 (13.23%) Project Planning
8 31 (12.06%) Microsoft
9 27 (10.51%) Business Analysis
10 23 (8.95%) SharePoint
10 23 (8.95%) Security Cleared
11 22 (8.56%) ITIL
12 21 (8.17%) PMI Certification
13 19 (7.39%) PMP
14 18 (7.00%) Financial Institution
15 17 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (6.61%) Windows
16 16 (6.23%) Oracle
16 16 (6.23%) Spanish Language
17 15 (5.84%) SC Cleared
18 14 (5.45%) Degree
19 13 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (5.06%) Migration
19 13 (5.06%) Scrum
19 13 (5.06%) Programme Management
19 13 (5.06%) SQL Server
19 13 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (5.06%) Service Management
19 13 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 12 (4.67%) Windows 7

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 23 (8.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.95%) Kentico
2 5 (1.95%) Content Management Server
3 4 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.78%) Lync
5 1 (0.39%) Confluence
5 1 (0.39%) Drupal
5 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.39%) CICS
Applications
1 53 (20.62%) MS Excel
2 44 (17.12%) MS Project
3 10 (3.89%) MS Office
3 10 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) SAP HR
1 2 (0.78%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.89%) ATM
2 7 (2.72%) VoIP
3 4 (1.56%) Internet
4 3 (1.17%) Intranet
4 3 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.78%) SAN
5 2 (0.78%) WAN
5 2 (0.78%) SDH
5 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.39%) VPLS
6 1 (0.39%) DAB
6 1 (0.39%) BGP
6 1 (0.39%) DVB
6 1 (0.39%) 2G
6 1 (0.39%) HTTP
6 1 (0.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (3.50%) DTS
3 9 (3.50%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.17%) OLAP
7 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.78%) MS Access
8 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.39%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Visual Studio
1 6 (2.33%) NUnit
2 4 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 129 (50.19%) Finance
2 39 (15.18%) Banking
3 18 (7.00%) Financial Institution
4 16 (6.23%) Spanish Language
5 11 (4.28%) Retail
6 10 (3.89%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.95%) Marketing
9 4 (1.56%) Back Office
10 3 (1.17%) Automotive
10 3 (1.17%) Legal
10 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.17%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.17%) Local Government
11 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.78%) German Language
12 1 (0.39%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 147 (57.20%) Project Manager
2 33 (12.84%) Analyst
3 20 (7.78%) Business Analyst
4 13 (5.06%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (3.11%) Junior
5 8 (3.11%) Coordinator
5 8 (3.11%) Change Manager
6 7 (2.72%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (2.33%) Project Leader
7 6 (2.33%) Developer
7 6 (2.33%) Programme Manager
7 6 (2.33%) ScrumMaster
7 6 (2.33%) Junior Project Manager
8 5 (1.95%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 5 (1.95%) Administrator
9 4 (1.56%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (1.56%) Senior Manager
9 4 (1.56%) Project Planner
9 4 (1.56%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (1.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.89%) .NET
2 6 (2.33%) Velocity
3 4 (1.56%) J2EE
4 2 (0.78%) HTML
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.72%) Management Information System
2 5 (1.95%) Social Media
3 4 (1.56%) PMI
3 4 (1.56%) EPoS
3 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.78%) Statistics
5 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.39%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.39%) Replication
6 1 (0.39%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.39%) EFT
6 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.61%) Windows
2 12 (4.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (3.50%) UNIX
4 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (32.68%) PRINCE2
2 46 (17.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (13.23%) Project Planning
4 27 (10.51%) Business Analysis
5 22 (8.56%) ITIL
6 13 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (5.06%) Migration
6 13 (5.06%) Scrum
6 13 (5.06%) Programme Management
6 13 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (5.06%) Service Management
7 12 (4.67%) Change Management
7 12 (4.67%) Content Management
8 11 (4.28%) Logistics
8 11 (4.28%) CRM
9 10 (3.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (3.89%) ETL
9 10 (3.89%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (3.50%) Validation
10 9 (3.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.11%) SQL
2 6 (2.33%) C#
3 4 (1.56%) C
4 3 (1.17%) Java
5 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (8.95%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.17%) PMI Certification
3 19 (7.39%) PMP
4 15 (5.84%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.45%) Degree
6 13 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (4.28%) DV Cleared
8 10 (3.89%) APMP
9 8 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.95%) HNC
10 5 (1.95%) HND
11 3 (1.17%) ISEB
12 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.39%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.72%) SLA
2 4 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) FATCA
3 1 (0.39%) BS25999
System Software
1 10 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (3.11%) SCCM
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.39%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.39%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (12.06%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.23%) Oracle
3 8 (3.11%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.95%) VMware
4 5 (1.95%) Remedy
4 5 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.95%) SAP
5 4 (1.56%) Cisco
5 4 (1.56%) HP
5 4 (1.56%) Norkom
6 3 (1.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.78%) Avaya
7 2 (0.78%) Primavera
7 2 (0.78%) Minitab
8 1 (0.39%) Marketo
8 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.39%) Planview
8 1 (0.39%) Symantec
8 1 (0.39%) OPNET
8 1 (0.39%) Cognos
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