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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 13 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 110 174 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.27% 14.01% 8.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.02% 15.03% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 111 46
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£415 £405 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% +10.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £305 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -84.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.77%
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
1098 1158 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.50% 93.24% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 668 415
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 69 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -3 89 £415 +3.75% 9
Amersham +2 1 £220 -
Aylesbury - 1 £450 - 1
Buckingham - 1 £413 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 122 (44.20%) Project Management
2 95 (34.42%) Finance
3 88 (31.88%) PRINCE2
4 55 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (15.58%) MS Project
6 39 (14.13%) Windows
7 32 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (11.59%) Retail
8 31 (11.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 31 (11.23%) Security Cleared
9 30 (10.87%) SC Cleared
10 29 (10.51%) Microsoft
11 27 (9.78%) Project Planning
12 26 (9.42%) Banking
13 24 (8.70%) Migration
14 23 (8.33%) Change Management
15 22 (7.97%) Logistics
16 20 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (6.88%) PRINCE
17 19 (6.88%) ITIL
18 18 (6.52%) MS Excel
19 17 (6.16%) CRM
20 16 (5.80%) APMP
20 16 (5.80%) Data Centre
21 15 (5.43%) Windows 2000 Server
21 15 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 13 (4.71%) Waterfall
22 13 (4.71%) SharePoint
22 13 (4.71%) E-Commerce
22 13 (4.71%) MS Office

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 13 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.54%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.81%) CMS
4 2 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.36%) Lync
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (15.58%) MS Project
2 18 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.71%) MS Office
4 7 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.54%) Primavera
2 5 (1.81%) Agresso
3 4 (1.45%) assyst
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.36%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.35%) ATM
2 7 (2.54%) SAN
3 6 (2.17%) Internet
4 5 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (1.45%) LAN
6 3 (1.09%) Intranet
7 2 (0.72%) Firewall
7 2 (0.72%) WAN
8 1 (0.36%) HTTP
8 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.72%) Big Data
3 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.36%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.36%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (0.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.36%) Yeoman
General
1 95 (34.42%) Finance
2 32 (11.59%) Retail
3 26 (9.42%) Banking
4 12 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.99%) Financial Institution
5 11 (3.99%) Marketing
6 5 (1.81%) Automotive
6 5 (1.81%) Advertising
6 5 (1.81%) German Language
7 4 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.09%) Legal
9 2 (0.72%) Local Government
10 1 (0.36%) Electronics
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.26%) Middleware
2 4 (1.45%) .NET
3 2 (0.72%) Web Services
4 1 (0.36%) Mason
4 1 (0.36%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.80%) Data Centre
2 8 (2.90%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.81%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (1.45%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.09%) NHS
5 3 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.72%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.72%) FMCG
6 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.72%) CCTV
6 2 (0.72%) GIS
6 2 (0.72%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.36%) PMI
7 1 (0.36%) Clustering
7 1 (0.36%) Handset
7 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.36%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.13%) Windows
2 20 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (5.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (3.62%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.17%) UNIX
6 4 (1.45%) AIX
6 4 (1.45%) Solaris
6 4 (1.45%) Linux
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (44.20%) Project Management
2 88 (31.88%) PRINCE2
3 55 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (9.78%) Project Planning
6 24 (8.70%) Migration
7 23 (8.33%) Change Management
8 22 (7.97%) Logistics
9 19 (6.88%) PRINCE
9 19 (6.88%) ITIL
10 17 (6.16%) CRM
11 13 (4.71%) Waterfall
11 13 (4.71%) E-Commerce
12 11 (3.99%) Programme Management
13 10 (3.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (3.62%) Risk Management
14 9 (3.26%) Change Control
14 9 (3.26%) Supplier Management
15 8 (2.90%) Risk Assessment
16 7 (2.54%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.81%) Java
2 3 (1.09%) SQL
3 2 (0.72%) C
4 1 (0.36%) C#
4 1 (0.36%) VBA
4 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 31 (11.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 31 (11.23%) Security Cleared
2 30 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.80%) APMP
4 15 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (3.62%) HNC
5 10 (3.62%) HND
6 9 (3.26%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.45%) PMP
8 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.09%) ISEB
8 3 (1.09%) Degree
9 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.81%) SLA
2 3 (1.09%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (3.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (10.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.90%) Oracle
2 8 (2.90%) HP
3 5 (1.81%) SAP
4 4 (1.45%) 3PAR
4 4 (1.45%) Brocade
4 4 (1.45%) IBM
4 4 (1.45%) EMC
4 4 (1.45%) Citrix
4 4 (1.45%) NetApp
5 3 (1.09%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.09%) VMware
6 2 (0.72%) Adobe
6 2 (0.72%) Lotus
7 1 (0.36%) Siebel
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.36%) Informatica
7 1 (0.36%) JDA
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco
7 1 (0.36%) Google
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