The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 12 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 123 146 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.89% 11.28% 10.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.41% 12.12% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 89 66
Average daily rate
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£415 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £298 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £26.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +1.69%
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
1181 1205 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.94% 93.12% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 695 458
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 79
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 99 £415 +3.75% 12
High Wycombe 0 4 £469 +15.74% 1
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 132 (45.05%) Project Management
2 109 (37.20%) Finance
3 86 (29.35%) PRINCE2
4 66 (22.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (14.68%) MS Project
6 41 (13.99%) Windows
7 40 (13.65%) Banking
8 37 (12.63%) Retail
9 34 (11.60%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (11.26%) Data Centre
11 30 (10.24%) Change Management
11 30 (10.24%) Microsoft
12 29 (9.90%) Migration
13 28 (9.56%) Project Planning
14 23 (7.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 23 (7.85%) Security Cleared
14 23 (7.85%) ITIL
15 22 (7.51%) SC Cleared
16 21 (7.17%) MS Excel
17 20 (6.83%) Logistics
18 19 (6.48%) Active Directory
18 19 (6.48%) PRINCE
19 18 (6.14%) Financial Institution
20 17 (5.80%) Waterfall
21 16 (5.46%) Windows 7
22 15 (5.12%) SCCM
22 15 (5.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 14 (4.78%) ATM
23 14 (4.78%) APMP
24 13 (4.44%) E-Commerce

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.73%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.71%) CMS
4 2 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (14.68%) MS Project
2 21 (7.17%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.41%) MS Office
4 5 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.39%) Primavera
2 5 (1.71%) Agresso
3 3 (1.02%) assyst
4 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.78%) ATM
2 9 (3.07%) SAN
2 9 (3.07%) Internet
3 6 (2.05%) Firewall
3 6 (2.05%) Structured Cabling
3 6 (2.05%) WAN
4 5 (1.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.37%) LAN
6 3 (1.02%) Intranet
6 3 (1.02%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.68%) Network Security
7 2 (0.68%) DNS
8 1 (0.34%) SSL
8 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.34%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.34%) EDMS
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.34%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) Yeoman
General
1 109 (37.20%) Finance
2 40 (13.65%) Banking
3 37 (12.63%) Retail
4 18 (6.14%) Financial Institution
5 12 (4.10%) Automotive
6 10 (3.41%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.07%) Marketing
8 4 (1.37%) German Language
8 4 (1.37%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.02%) Advertising
9 3 (1.02%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.68%) Local Government
10 2 (0.68%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.37%) .NET
1 4 (1.37%) Middleware
2 3 (1.02%) Web Services
3 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (2.05%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.37%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.02%) NHS
5 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.02%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.68%) DTV
6 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.68%) GIS
6 2 (0.68%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.68%) CCTV
6 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.34%) User Experience
7 1 (0.34%) PMI
7 1 (0.34%) Derivative
7 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.34%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.99%) Windows
2 16 (5.46%) Windows 7
3 13 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (3.75%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (2.73%) UNIX
6 6 (2.05%) Linux
7 4 (1.37%) AIX
7 4 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.05%) Project Management
2 86 (29.35%) PRINCE2
3 66 (22.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (11.60%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (10.24%) Change Management
6 29 (9.90%) Migration
7 28 (9.56%) Project Planning
8 23 (7.85%) ITIL
9 20 (6.83%) Logistics
10 19 (6.48%) PRINCE
11 17 (5.80%) Waterfall
12 13 (4.44%) E-Commerce
13 12 (4.10%) Risk Management
13 12 (4.10%) Programme Management
14 11 (3.75%) Change Control
14 11 (3.75%) Scrum
15 10 (3.41%) CRM
15 10 (3.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (3.07%) Release Management
16 9 (3.07%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.02%) Java
1 3 (1.02%) SQL
2 2 (0.68%) C
3 1 (0.34%) C#
3 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (7.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 23 (7.85%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.51%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (4.78%) APMP
5 9 (3.07%) PMP
6 8 (2.73%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.39%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.39%) Degree
8 6 (2.05%) HNC
8 6 (2.05%) HND
9 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.02%) ISEB
11 1 (0.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.39%) SLA
2 5 (1.71%) QA
3 3 (1.02%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (6.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (5.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.73%) Oracle
3 6 (2.05%) SAP
4 5 (1.71%) HP
4 5 (1.71%) Citrix
5 4 (1.37%) EMC
5 4 (1.37%) NetApp
5 4 (1.37%) Brocade
5 4 (1.37%) 3PAR
5 4 (1.37%) IBM
6 3 (1.02%) Planview
7 2 (0.68%) Lotus
7 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.34%) Sage
8 1 (0.34%) hybris
8 1 (0.34%) RightFax
8 1 (0.34%) Informatica
8 1 (0.34%) JDA
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco
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