The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Milton Keynes 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 65 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 0.14% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.15% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£510 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +4.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.75% +27.08%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
811 672 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.51% 94.25% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 334 300
Average daily rate £351 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 58 52
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.38 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.97 £11.14 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 31 July 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) PMP
5 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) ResourceLink
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Business Development
6 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) ResourceLink
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) HNC
2 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP