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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 26 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 48 123 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.38% 12.59% 12.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.80% 13.23% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 78 82
Median daily rate £450 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -21.87%

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
827 930 1146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.61% 95.19% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 478 564
Median daily rate £393 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 45
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.36 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £24.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -15 41 £450 +7.14% 4
High Wycombe 0 2 £455 +45.60% 1
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 47 (47.47%) Project Management
2 34 (34.34%) PRINCE2
3 33 (33.33%) Finance
4 27 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 26 (26.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (24.24%) SC Cleared
7 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
8 17 (17.17%) MS Project
9 16 (16.16%) Logistics
9 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
11 14 (14.14%) MS Office
11 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (13.13%) APMP
13 12 (12.12%) ITIL
14 10 (10.10%) Oracle
14 10 (10.10%) Banking
14 10 (10.10%) Retail
15 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
15 9 (9.09%) Customer-Centric Approach
16 8 (8.08%) DV Cleared
17 7 (7.07%) Scrum
17 7 (7.07%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (7.07%) Process Improvement
17 7 (7.07%) Matrix Organization
18 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
18 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 6 (6.06%) SCCM
18 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
18 6 (6.06%) Release Management

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 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.04%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) MS Project
2 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
3 14 (14.14%) MS Office
4 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Maximo
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (5.05%) ATM
2 5 (5.05%) WAN
3 4 (4.04%) SAN
4 3 (3.03%) Wireless
5 2 (2.02%) LAN
5 2 (2.02%) SMS
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.01%) Firewall
6 1 (1.01%) Network Security
6 1 (1.01%) Softphone
6 1 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) Big Data
1 5 (5.05%) DB2
2 4 (4.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.01%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 33 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Banking
2 10 (10.10%) Retail
3 6 (6.06%) Automotive
4 4 (4.04%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.03%) Marketing
6 2 (2.02%) Local Government
6 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) Java EE
1 2 (2.02%) Web Services
1 2 (2.02%) WSDL
1 2 (2.02%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.04%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.04%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.03%) PMI
5 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.01%) EPoS
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) Linux
1 5 (5.05%) Solaris
1 5 (5.05%) Unix
2 4 (4.04%) zOS
3 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.47%) Project Management
2 34 (34.34%) PRINCE2
3 26 (26.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (16.16%) Logistics
5 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (12.12%) ITIL
7 9 (9.09%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 7 (7.07%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (7.07%) Process Improvement
8 7 (7.07%) Scrum
9 6 (6.06%) Change Management
9 6 (6.06%) CRM
9 6 (6.06%) Migration
9 6 (6.06%) Release Management
9 6 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.05%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.04%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 24 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (13.13%) APMP
5 8 (8.08%) DV Cleared
6 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.04%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.02%) CCNP
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.01%) Degree
9 1 (1.01%) ISEB
9 1 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
1 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle
3 4 (4.04%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco
4 2 (2.02%) hybris
4 2 (2.02%) Mitel
4 2 (2.02%) VMware
5 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.01%) F5
5 1 (1.01%) Google
5 1 (1.01%) HP
5 1 (1.01%) IBM
5 1 (1.01%) Northgate
5 1 (1.01%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.01%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago