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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 10 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 115 106 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.76% 8.93% 13.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.20% 9.30% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 50 107
Median daily rate £425 £415 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £337 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £482 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.69%
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
943 1140 1178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.42% 96.04% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 542 676
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 74
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +1 94 £440 +6.02% 6
Amersham 0 3 - -
High Wycombe - 3 £400 - 1
Aylesbury +1 1 £650 +44.44% 1
Marlow - 1 - -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 110 (47.62%) Project Management
2 89 (38.53%) PRINCE2
3 61 (26.41%) Finance
4 47 (20.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (17.75%) Banking
6 37 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (14.29%) Retail
8 25 (10.82%) Migration
9 24 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (10.39%) Microsoft
10 23 (9.96%) MS Project
11 22 (9.52%) PMI Certification
12 21 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 21 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (8.66%) PMP
13 20 (8.66%) SC Cleared
13 20 (8.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 19 (8.23%) MS Excel
15 18 (7.79%) Business Analysis
15 18 (7.79%) Data Centre
16 16 (6.93%) Oracle
17 15 (6.49%) Change Management
18 14 (6.06%) E-Commerce
18 14 (6.06%) Project Governance
19 12 (5.19%) Windows
19 12 (5.19%) Waterfall
19 12 (5.19%) Logistics
20 11 (4.76%) SAP
20 11 (4.76%) PRINCE
21 10 (4.33%) Automotive

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 (3.03%) Skype for Business
2 6 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.73%) MS Project Server
4 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (9.96%) MS Project
2 19 (8.23%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.90%) MS Office
4 8 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (3.03%) ProjectWise
6 4 (1.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Maximo
2 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.43%) Staffware
2 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.90%) Internet
2 8 (3.46%) Firewall
3 7 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (3.03%) DNS
3 7 (3.03%) FTP
3 7 (3.03%) NetScaler
3 7 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (3.03%) SSL
3 7 (3.03%) VPN
4 6 (2.60%) SAN
5 5 (2.16%) Skype
5 5 (2.16%) WAN
6 4 (1.73%) ATM
7 3 (1.30%) Network Security
7 3 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.87%) ISDN
8 2 (0.87%) LAN
8 2 (0.87%) MPLS
8 2 (0.87%) PSTN
9 1 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.16%) Big Data
3 5 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.43%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 61 (26.41%) Finance
2 41 (17.75%) Banking
3 33 (14.29%) Retail
4 10 (4.33%) Automotive
5 8 (3.46%) Marketing
5 8 (3.46%) Spanish Language
6 7 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.30%) Electronics
8 3 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.30%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.87%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) German Language
10 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.73%) Middleware
2 3 (1.30%) Flash
2 3 (1.30%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.79%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.03%) User Experience
4 5 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.73%) NHS
6 3 (1.30%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.30%) Informatics
6 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.30%) PMI
7 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.87%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.19%) Windows
2 5 (2.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.73%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.43%) Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (47.62%) Project Management
2 89 (38.53%) PRINCE2
3 47 (20.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (10.82%) Migration
6 24 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (7.79%) Business Analysis
8 15 (6.49%) Change Management
9 14 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 14 (6.06%) Project Governance
10 12 (5.19%) Logistics
10 12 (5.19%) Waterfall
11 11 (4.76%) PRINCE
12 10 (4.33%) Data Migration
12 10 (4.33%) DevOps
12 10 (4.33%) ITIL
12 10 (4.33%) Project Planning
13 9 (3.90%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.90%) Incident Management
14 8 (3.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.73%) SQL
2 1 (0.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 21 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 21 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 20 (8.66%) PMP
3 20 (8.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 20 (8.66%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.33%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.16%) APMP
6 4 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.30%) Degree
8 2 (0.87%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.43%) CISSP
9 1 (0.43%) HNC
9 1 (0.43%) HND
9 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.73%) GxP
2 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.30%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) SEPA
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.93%) Oracle
3 11 (4.76%) SAP
4 8 (3.46%) Citrix
5 7 (3.03%) Blue Coat
5 7 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 7 (3.03%) Cisco
5 7 (3.03%) F5
5 7 (3.03%) IronPort
6 5 (2.16%) Informatica
7 4 (1.73%) VMware
8 3 (1.30%) IBM
8 3 (1.30%) Planview
9 2 (0.87%) Tableau
10 1 (0.43%) Cognos
10 1 (0.43%) Concur
10 1 (0.43%) EMC
10 1 (0.43%) HP
10 1 (0.43%) ILOG
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