The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 9 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 146 104 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.37% 10.36% 10.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.26% 11.03% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 66 59
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£425 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.87% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1191 943 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.76% 93.92% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 458 422
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 79 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Project Manager
South East

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
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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 £400 +4.98% 12
High Wycombe -1 7 £405 -1.81% 2
Amersham -3 3 - - 1
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 153 (49.51%) Project Management
2 127 (41.10%) Finance
3 104 (33.66%) PRINCE2
4 72 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (16.50%) MS Project
6 41 (13.27%) Banking
7 32 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 32 (10.36%) PMI Certification
8 29 (9.39%) Windows
8 29 (9.39%) Project Planning
9 28 (9.06%) PMP
10 27 (8.74%) MS Excel
11 25 (8.09%) Security Cleared
11 25 (8.09%) Retail
12 24 (7.77%) Microsoft
13 21 (6.80%) Change Management
13 21 (6.80%) SC Cleared
14 19 (6.15%) Windows 7
14 19 (6.15%) Migration
14 19 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 19 (6.15%) Oracle
15 17 (5.50%) Financial Institution
15 17 (5.50%) DV Cleared
16 16 (5.18%) Supplier Management
17 15 (4.85%) Telecoms
18 14 (4.53%) PRINCE
18 14 (4.53%) Spanish Language
19 13 (4.21%) Service Delivery
19 13 (4.21%) ITIL
20 12 (3.88%) MS Office

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 9 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.97%) Lync
4 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.65%) Documentum
5 1 (0.32%) SAS
5 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 51 (16.50%) MS Project
2 27 (8.74%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.88%) MS Office
4 3 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP FI
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (0.97%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.65%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.32%) assyst
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.32%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.97%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.88%) ATM
2 9 (2.91%) LAN
2 9 (2.91%) VoIP
3 8 (2.59%) WAN
3 8 (2.59%) Internet
3 8 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.62%) Intranet
5 3 (0.97%) 4G
6 2 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.65%) MVNO
6 2 (0.65%) 3G
6 2 (0.65%) SAN
6 2 (0.65%) SDH
7 1 (0.32%) SMS
7 1 (0.32%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.32%) 2G
7 1 (0.32%) Network Security
7 1 (0.32%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.65%) PowerCenter
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.32%) QlikView
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Toad
General
1 127 (41.10%) Finance
2 41 (13.27%) Banking
3 25 (8.09%) Retail
4 17 (5.50%) Financial Institution
5 15 (4.85%) Telecoms
6 14 (4.53%) Spanish Language
7 7 (2.27%) Automotive
7 7 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.94%) Advertising
9 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.29%) Marketing
10 4 (1.29%) Legal
11 3 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Publishing
12 1 (0.32%) French Language
12 1 (0.32%) Law
12 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.27%) J2EE
2 4 (1.29%) .NET
3 2 (0.65%) Web Services
3 2 (0.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.32%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.88%) PMI
1 12 (3.88%) Mobile App
2 6 (1.94%) Social Media
3 4 (1.29%) Blackberry
4 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
4 3 (0.97%) Thin Client
4 3 (0.97%) Fat Client
4 3 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (0.97%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (0.65%) CCTV
5 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.65%) Handset
6 1 (0.32%) IVR
6 1 (0.32%) PKI
6 1 (0.32%) EPoS
6 1 (0.32%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.32%) mHealth
6 1 (0.32%) iPhone
6 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.39%) Windows
2 19 (6.15%) Windows 7
3 8 (2.59%) UNIX
3 8 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (49.51%) Project Management
2 104 (33.66%) PRINCE2
3 72 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (9.39%) Project Planning
5 21 (6.80%) Change Management
6 19 (6.15%) Migration
7 16 (5.18%) Supplier Management
8 14 (4.53%) PRINCE
9 13 (4.21%) ITIL
9 13 (4.21%) Service Delivery
10 12 (3.88%) E-Commerce
10 12 (3.88%) Logistics
11 11 (3.56%) Business Analysis
12 10 (3.24%) Risk Management
12 10 (3.24%) CRM
13 9 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (2.59%) Scrum
14 8 (2.59%) Risk Assessment
15 7 (2.27%) Validation
15 7 (2.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.27%) Java
2 4 (1.29%) SQL
3 1 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (10.36%) PMI Certification
1 32 (10.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 28 (9.06%) PMP
3 25 (8.09%) Security Cleared
4 21 (6.80%) SC Cleared
5 19 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (5.50%) DV Cleared
7 11 (3.56%) APMP
8 8 (2.59%) Degree
9 7 (2.27%) HNC
9 7 (2.27%) HND
10 3 (0.97%) ISEB
11 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.32%) CCNP
11 1 (0.32%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.59%) SLA
2 3 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.32%) COBIT
3 1 (0.32%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (7.77%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.15%) Oracle
3 8 (2.59%) SAP
4 7 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.29%) CheckPoint
5 4 (1.29%) Cisco
6 3 (0.97%) Cognos
6 3 (0.97%) VMware
7 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.65%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.65%) IBM
7 2 (0.65%) HP
7 2 (0.65%) EMC
7 2 (0.65%) Informatica
7 2 (0.65%) NetApp
8 1 (0.32%) StorageTek
8 1 (0.32%) Lotus
8 1 (0.32%) Apple
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix
8 1 (0.32%) Cognizant
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