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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 10 8 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 150 139 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.50% 12.76% 6.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.54% 13.82% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 82 39
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £316 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.75 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £35.03
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +8.92%
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
1108 1006 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.33% 92.38% 90.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 538 372
Average daily rate £363 £365 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +15.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 78
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £21.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +1 118 £405 +1.25% 12
Amersham +2 4 - - 1
High Wycombe -9 1 £375 - 1
Marlow - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 134 (43.79%) Project Management
2 101 (33.01%) Finance
3 94 (30.72%) PRINCE2
4 56 (18.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (13.73%) MS Project
6 34 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 30 (9.80%) Security Cleared
8 29 (9.48%) Windows
8 29 (9.48%) Microsoft
8 29 (9.48%) SC Cleared
9 27 (8.82%) Project Planning
10 24 (7.84%) Retail
10 24 (7.84%) Change Management
11 23 (7.52%) Migration
12 21 (6.86%) PRINCE
13 20 (6.54%) Banking
14 19 (6.21%) Risk Management
14 19 (6.21%) E-Commerce
14 19 (6.21%) CRM
15 18 (5.88%) Logistics
16 17 (5.56%) MS Excel
16 17 (5.56%) ITIL
17 16 (5.23%) SharePoint
17 16 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 14 (4.58%) PMI Certification
18 14 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (4.58%) Marketing
19 13 (4.25%) Middleware
19 13 (4.25%) Telecoms

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (5.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.63%) CMS
4 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.65%) Lync
5 2 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (0.65%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.33%) Liferay
6 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (13.73%) MS Project
2 17 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.27%) MS Office
4 7 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.96%) assyst
2 5 (1.63%) Agresso
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.65%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.33%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
1 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.59%) ATM
2 7 (2.29%) Internet
3 6 (1.96%) LAN
3 6 (1.96%) WAN
4 5 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.63%) Intranet
5 4 (1.31%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (0.98%) Network Security
7 2 (0.65%) SAN
7 2 (0.65%) SDH
8 1 (0.33%) HTTP
8 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (0.65%) Big Data
4 2 (0.65%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.33%) Yeoman
General
1 101 (33.01%) Finance
2 24 (7.84%) Retail
3 20 (6.54%) Banking
4 14 (4.58%) Marketing
5 13 (4.25%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.96%) Advertising
8 5 (1.63%) Back Office
8 5 (1.63%) German Language
8 5 (1.63%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.63%) Legal
9 3 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.98%) Automotive
10 2 (0.65%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.25%) Middleware
2 5 (1.63%) .NET
3 2 (0.65%) Web Services
3 2 (0.65%) SAP CO-PA
3 2 (0.65%) Mason
4 1 (0.33%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.27%) Mobile App
2 9 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.29%) PMI
4 5 (1.63%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.63%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.31%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (0.98%) Learning Management System
6 3 (0.98%) Data Conversion
6 3 (0.98%) NHS
6 3 (0.98%) PKI
6 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.65%) SCADA
7 2 (0.65%) Replication
7 2 (0.65%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.33%) Economics
8 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.48%) Windows
2 14 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (3.59%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (3.27%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.31%) UNIX
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) AIX
7 1 (0.33%) Solaris
7 1 (0.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (43.79%) Project Management
2 94 (30.72%) PRINCE2
3 56 (18.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (8.82%) Project Planning
6 24 (7.84%) Change Management
7 23 (7.52%) Migration
8 21 (6.86%) PRINCE
9 19 (6.21%) CRM
9 19 (6.21%) E-Commerce
9 19 (6.21%) Risk Management
10 18 (5.88%) Logistics
11 17 (5.56%) ITIL
12 12 (3.92%) Programme Management
13 11 (3.59%) Supplier Management
14 9 (2.94%) Business Analysis
15 8 (2.61%) Change Control
15 8 (2.61%) Analytics
16 7 (2.29%) Line Management
16 7 (2.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.63%) Java
1 5 (1.63%) C
2 3 (0.98%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.33%) SQL
3 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 30 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 29 (9.48%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (4.58%) PMI Certification
6 12 (3.92%) HNC
6 12 (3.92%) HND
7 11 (3.59%) APMP
7 11 (3.59%) PMP
8 8 (2.61%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.63%) Degree
10 3 (0.98%) ISEB
11 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.31%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.65%) GxP
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.61%) SCCM
2 5 (1.63%) SCOM
3 2 (0.65%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 29 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.59%) Oracle
3 6 (1.96%) CheckPoint
4 5 (1.63%) Primavera
4 5 (1.63%) SAP
4 5 (1.63%) Adobe
4 5 (1.63%) HP
5 4 (1.31%) Cisco
5 4 (1.31%) VMware
5 4 (1.31%) Google
6 3 (0.98%) Omniture
6 3 (0.98%) DoubleClick
6 3 (0.98%) Maxymiser
6 3 (0.98%) ClickTale
6 3 (0.98%) Symantec
7 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.65%) EMC
7 2 (0.65%) Citrix
7 2 (0.65%) IronPort
7 2 (0.65%) Lotus
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