The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills 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 Project Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 11 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 76 81 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.75% 10.28% 12.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.84% 13.11% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 49
Average daily rate £420 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £60.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
592 618 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.73% 78.43% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 341 315
Average daily rate £390 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 16
Average hourly rate £13.85 £16.00 £15.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +3.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £27.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 94 (45.41%) Finance
2 86 (41.55%) PRINCE2
3 45 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 42 (20.29%) MS Excel
5 39 (18.84%) SC Cleared
6 34 (16.43%) Microsoft
7 33 (15.94%) ITIL
8 31 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (13.04%) DV Cleared
11 26 (12.56%) Banking
11 26 (12.56%) SQL
12 25 (12.08%) MS Office
12 25 (12.08%) SharePoint
12 25 (12.08%) Risk Management
13 23 (11.11%) MS Project
14 22 (10.63%) Oracle
14 22 (10.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 22 (10.63%) MS PowerPoint
15 20 (9.66%) SQL Server
15 20 (9.66%) Change Management
16 19 (9.18%) Retail
16 19 (9.18%) PMI Certification
16 19 (9.18%) Project Planning
17 18 (8.70%) MS Visio
18 17 (8.21%) Business Analysis
19 15 (7.25%) Risk Assessment
19 15 (7.25%) Programme Management
20 13 (6.28%) Wi-Fi

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (12.08%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.31%) SAS
3 6 (2.90%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.42%) Apache
4 5 (2.42%) IIS
5 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.48%) CMS
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) Lync
Applications
1 42 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 25 (12.08%) MS Office
3 23 (11.11%) MS Project
4 22 (10.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (8.70%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.48%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Primavera
1 3 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.28%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.42%) LDAP
2 5 (2.42%) SMTP
3 4 (1.93%) Network Security
3 4 (1.93%) Wireless
4 3 (1.45%) Firewall
4 3 (1.45%) WAN
5 2 (0.97%) LAN
5 2 (0.97%) SAN
5 2 (0.97%) VoIP
5 2 (0.97%) VPN
6 1 (0.48%) DNS
6 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.48%) FTP
6 1 (0.48%) Internet
6 1 (0.48%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.48%) SDH
6 1 (0.48%) SSL
6 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.97%) Big Data
5 2 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.97%) GIS
5 2 (0.97%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.48%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.48%) DB2
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.48%) JIRA
2 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 94 (45.41%) Finance
2 26 (12.56%) Banking
3 19 (9.18%) Retail
4 8 (3.86%) Marketing
4 8 (3.86%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.90%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.42%) Automotive
6 5 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.45%) Electronics
7 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (40.58%) Project Manager
2 46 (22.22%) Analyst
3 13 (6.28%) Infrastructure Manager
3 13 (6.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 13 (6.28%) PMO Manager
3 13 (6.28%) Programme Manager
4 12 (5.80%) Data Analyst
5 10 (4.83%) Project Officer
6 9 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 9 (4.35%) Process Analyst
6 9 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 9 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 9 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 9 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
7 8 (3.86%) Business Continuity Analyst
8 7 (3.38%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (3.38%) Project Analyst
9 6 (2.90%) Developer
9 6 (2.90%) Development Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Project Control Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.28%) .NET
2 6 (2.90%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.42%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.42%) CSS
3 5 (2.42%) HTML
3 5 (2.42%) HTML5
3 5 (2.42%) jQuery
3 5 (2.42%) Laravel
3 5 (2.42%) SOAP
3 5 (2.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (2.42%) XML
4 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (1.93%) WAP
5 3 (1.45%) WPF
6 2 (0.97%) Velocity
6 2 (0.97%) Web Services
6 2 (0.97%) WinForms
7 1 (0.48%) Middleware
7 1 (0.48%) Servlets
7 1 (0.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.83%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.35%) PMI
4 7 (3.38%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.42%) Statistics
6 3 (1.45%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.97%) CMDB
7 2 (0.97%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.97%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.97%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.35%) Windows
2 6 (2.90%) Unix
3 5 (2.42%) zOS
4 3 (1.45%) Linux
4 3 (1.45%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.97%) AIX
5 2 (0.97%) Solaris
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) pSOS
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (41.55%) PRINCE2
2 33 (15.94%) ITIL
3 31 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (12.08%) Risk Management
6 20 (9.66%) Change Management
7 19 (9.18%) Project Planning
8 17 (8.21%) Business Analysis
9 15 (7.25%) Programme Management
9 15 (7.25%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (6.28%) Change Control
10 13 (6.28%) People Management
11 12 (5.80%) Analytics
11 12 (5.80%) Service Delivery
12 11 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.31%) Data Analytics
13 10 (4.83%) Migration
14 9 (4.35%) Project Governance
14 9 (4.35%) Waterfall
15 8 (3.86%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.56%) SQL
2 13 (6.28%) C#
3 6 (2.90%) Java
3 6 (2.90%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.90%) VB
4 5 (2.42%) PHP
4 5 (2.42%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.48%) C
6 1 (0.48%) COBOL
6 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 39 (18.84%) SC Cleared
3 27 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 22 (10.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 19 (9.18%) PMI Certification
6 11 (5.31%) APMP
6 11 (5.31%) PMP
7 7 (3.38%) Degree
7 7 (3.38%) HNC
7 7 (3.38%) HND
7 7 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.93%) CAPM
8 4 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.97%) ISEB
10 1 (0.48%) CCNA
10 1 (0.48%) CCNP
10 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.48%) CISM
10 1 (0.48%) CISSP
10 1 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.28%) QA
2 10 (4.83%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.42%) PMBOK
3 5 (2.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.48%) SEPA
4 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) SCCM
1 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.63%) Oracle
3 8 (3.86%) IBM
4 6 (2.90%) Cisco
4 6 (2.90%) VMware
5 5 (2.42%) Citrix
5 5 (2.42%) Remedy
6 4 (1.93%) Aruba
6 4 (1.93%) SAP
7 3 (1.45%) EMC
8 2 (0.97%) 3PAR
8 2 (0.97%) BMC
8 2 (0.97%) Brocade
8 2 (0.97%) HP
8 2 (0.97%) NetApp
9 1 (0.48%) F5
9 1 (0.48%) Informatica
9 1 (0.48%) IronPort
9 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.48%) Tableau
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