The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Project Manager
Rank 66 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.39% 0.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +21.73%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
715 848 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.98% 92.88% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 504 274
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 44 46
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) APMP
5 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) APMP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) HNC
1 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle