The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 71 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 5 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 2.33% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 2.87% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 22
Median daily rate £375 £475 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +71.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £327
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +22.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
Project Planning
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
844 977 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.86% 81.35% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 483 584
Median daily rate £411 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 39
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planning across the Buckinghamshire region.

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Buckinghamshire region.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 -14 4 £375 -11.76%
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 10 (50.00%) Project Management
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) MS Project
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (20.00%) Logistics
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) SCCM
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) ATM
7 2 (10.00%) GxP
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.00%) PMI
7 2 (10.00%) PMP
7 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (10.00%) Banking

Project Planning
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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Project
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) ATM
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Junior
2 4 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Development Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Excel Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) J2EE
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Logistics
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) VMware