The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 11 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 107 109 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.42% 8.93% 12.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.88% 9.22% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 64 101
Median daily rate £420 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.85%
Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
901 1182 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.16% 96.89% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 599 716
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 67
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 88 £420 -1.17% 10
High Wycombe +4 4 £431 -8.00% 2
Amersham 0 3 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 113 (46.69%) Project Management
2 93 (38.43%) PRINCE2
3 66 (27.27%) Finance
4 52 (21.49%) Banking
5 50 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (14.46%) Retail
8 29 (11.98%) Microsoft
9 28 (11.57%) Migration
10 27 (11.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 26 (10.74%) Security Cleared
12 25 (10.33%) SC Cleared
13 24 (9.92%) Business Analysis
13 24 (9.92%) MS Project
13 24 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (8.68%) MS Excel
15 19 (7.85%) Oracle
15 19 (7.85%) PMP
15 19 (7.85%) PMI Certification
15 19 (7.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 18 (7.44%) Data Centre
17 17 (7.02%) Project Governance
18 16 (6.61%) Windows
18 16 (6.61%) ITIL
19 15 (6.20%) E-Commerce
20 14 (5.79%) Waterfall
21 13 (5.37%) DV Cleared
21 13 (5.37%) PRINCE
21 13 (5.37%) Change Management
22 12 (4.96%) Logistics

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.89%) SharePoint
1 7 (2.89%) Skype for Business
2 4 (1.65%) Confluence
2 4 (1.65%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (9.92%) MS Project
2 21 (8.68%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.72%) MS Office
3 9 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.89%) ProjectWise
5 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.41%) Maximo
2 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.41%) Staffware
2 1 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.72%) Internet
2 8 (3.31%) Firewall
3 7 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (2.89%) DNS
3 7 (2.89%) FTP
3 7 (2.89%) NetScaler
3 7 (2.89%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (2.89%) SSL
3 7 (2.89%) VPN
4 6 (2.48%) SAN
5 5 (2.07%) Skype
6 4 (1.65%) WAN
7 3 (1.24%) ATM
7 3 (1.24%) Network Security
7 3 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.83%) LAN
8 2 (0.83%) MPLS
9 1 (0.41%) ISDN
9 1 (0.41%) PSTN
9 1 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.07%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.65%) Big Data
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.41%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.07%) JIRA
2 4 (1.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 66 (27.27%) Finance
2 52 (21.49%) Banking
3 35 (14.46%) Retail
4 11 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.72%) Spanish Language
6 8 (3.31%) Automotive
6 8 (3.31%) Marketing
7 6 (2.48%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.65%) Electronics
9 3 (1.24%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.83%) Law
11 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.65%) Middleware
2 3 (1.24%) Flash
2 3 (1.24%) Web Services
3 1 (0.41%) .NET
3 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.44%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.31%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.89%) User Experience
4 6 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.48%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.65%) NHS
6 3 (1.24%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.24%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.24%) Informatics
6 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.83%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.41%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.41%) FMCG
8 1 (0.41%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.41%) PKI
8 1 (0.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.61%) Windows
2 5 (2.07%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.65%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (46.69%) Project Management
2 93 (38.43%) PRINCE2
3 50 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (11.57%) Migration
6 24 (9.92%) Business Analysis
6 24 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (7.02%) Project Governance
8 16 (6.61%) ITIL
9 15 (6.20%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.79%) Waterfall
11 13 (5.37%) Change Management
11 13 (5.37%) PRINCE
12 12 (4.96%) Logistics
13 11 (4.55%) Scrum
14 10 (4.13%) Data Migration
14 10 (4.13%) DevOps
15 9 (3.72%) Agile Project Management
15 9 (3.72%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (3.72%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (11.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 26 (10.74%) Security Cleared
3 25 (10.33%) SC Cleared
4 19 (7.85%) PMI Certification
4 19 (7.85%) PMP
4 19 (7.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (5.37%) DV Cleared
6 10 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.07%) APMP
8 1 (0.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.41%) CISSP
8 1 (0.41%) Degree
8 1 (0.41%) GSAE
8 1 (0.41%) HNC
8 1 (0.41%) HND
8 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.24%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) SEPA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.89%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (11.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.85%) Oracle
3 11 (4.55%) Citrix
3 11 (4.55%) SAP
4 7 (2.89%) Blue Coat
4 7 (2.89%) CheckPoint
4 7 (2.89%) Cisco
4 7 (2.89%) F5
4 7 (2.89%) IronPort
5 6 (2.48%) VMware
6 5 (2.07%) Informatica
7 3 (1.24%) IBM
7 3 (1.24%) Planview
8 1 (0.41%) Concur
8 1 (0.41%) EMC
8 1 (0.41%) HP
8 1 (0.41%) ILOG
8 1 (0.41%) Mitel
8 1 (0.41%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
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