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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 79 89 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.27% 12.06% 9.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.32% 15.70% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 49 32
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £237 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
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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
593 567 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.11% 76.83% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 316 174
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £34.50 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 84 (45.41%) Finance
2 62 (33.51%) PRINCE2
3 35 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 33 (17.84%) MS Project
5 32 (17.30%) MS Excel
6 24 (12.97%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (12.43%) Security Cleared
7 23 (12.43%) Oracle
8 22 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (11.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 22 (11.89%) SC Cleared
9 18 (9.73%) Business Analysis
10 17 (9.19%) ITIL
11 16 (8.65%) MS Office
12 15 (8.11%) Change Management
13 14 (7.57%) Service Delivery
13 14 (7.57%) Banking
14 13 (7.03%) MS PowerPoint
14 13 (7.03%) Degree
14 13 (7.03%) HNC
14 13 (7.03%) HND
15 12 (6.49%) PRINCE
16 11 (5.95%) Risk Management
16 11 (5.95%) Scrum
16 11 (5.95%) Retail
17 10 (5.41%) Marketing
17 10 (5.41%) Project Planning
17 10 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
17 10 (5.41%) Windows
17 10 (5.41%) SharePoint

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 10 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.54%) WordPress
4 1 (0.54%) Drupal
4 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.54%) SAS
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (17.84%) MS Project
2 32 (17.30%) MS Excel
3 16 (8.65%) MS Office
4 13 (7.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (4.86%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.54%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.24%) Internet
2 4 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.08%) Wireless
3 2 (1.08%) Intranet
3 2 (1.08%) ATM
3 2 (1.08%) LAN
3 2 (1.08%) Network Security
4 1 (0.54%) WAN
4 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.86%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.08%) MS Access
5 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.54%) DB2
6 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.54%) Big Data
6 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 84 (45.41%) Finance
2 14 (7.57%) Banking
3 11 (5.95%) Retail
4 10 (5.41%) Marketing
5 5 (2.70%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.70%) Automotive
5 5 (2.70%) Advertising
5 5 (2.70%) Publishing
6 4 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.62%) Back Office
7 3 (1.62%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.62%) Legal
8 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.08%) German Language
8 2 (1.08%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.54%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (45.41%) Project Manager
2 35 (18.92%) Analyst
3 19 (10.27%) Business Analyst
4 10 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
4 10 (5.41%) Coordinator
5 8 (4.32%) Business Manager
6 7 (3.78%) Architect
7 6 (3.24%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (3.24%) Programme Analyst
7 6 (3.24%) Senior Manager
7 6 (3.24%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (3.24%) Business Project Manager
7 6 (3.24%) Financial Business Analyst
8 5 (2.70%) Programme Office Analyst
8 5 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (2.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 5 (2.70%) Project Leader
8 5 (2.70%) Technical Editor
8 5 (2.70%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (2.16%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.54%) jQuery
1 1 (0.54%) HTML
1 1 (0.54%) .NET
1 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.54%) CSS
1 1 (0.54%) Flash
1 1 (0.54%) HTML5
1 1 (0.54%) CSS3
1 1 (0.54%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.24%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.62%) Data Conversion
3 3 (1.62%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.62%) PMI
3 3 (1.62%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.08%) NHS
4 2 (1.08%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.54%) iPhone
5 1 (0.54%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.54%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.54%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.54%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.41%) Windows
2 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.54%) Android
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.51%) PRINCE2
2 24 (12.97%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (9.73%) Business Analysis
5 17 (9.19%) ITIL
6 15 (8.11%) Change Management
7 14 (7.57%) Service Delivery
8 12 (6.49%) PRINCE
9 11 (5.95%) Risk Management
9 11 (5.95%) Scrum
10 10 (5.41%) Project Planning
10 10 (5.41%) Line Management
11 9 (4.86%) Migration
12 8 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.32%) Supplier Management
13 7 (3.78%) Programme Management
13 7 (3.78%) Web Development
13 7 (3.78%) Workflow
13 7 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.24%) SQL
1 6 (3.24%) C
2 4 (2.16%) Java
2 4 (2.16%) VBA
3 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
5 1 (0.54%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 23 (12.43%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 22 (11.89%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.03%) Degree
3 13 (7.03%) HNC
3 13 (7.03%) HND
4 9 (4.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.24%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.70%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.62%) PMP
8 2 (1.08%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.08%) MCP
9 1 (0.54%) ISEB
9 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.54%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) SLA
2 5 (2.70%) QA
3 3 (1.62%) COBIT
3 3 (1.62%) COREP
3 3 (1.62%) FINREP
4 2 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.54%) Basel II
5 1 (0.54%) BS15000
5 1 (0.54%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) SCCM
1 2 (1.08%) OVSD
Vendors
1 35 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.43%) Oracle
3 6 (3.24%) CheckPoint
3 6 (3.24%) SAP
4 5 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.16%) Primavera
6 3 (1.62%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.08%) VMware
7 2 (1.08%) Wyse
7 2 (1.08%) Lotus
7 2 (1.08%) Citrix
7 2 (1.08%) Adobe
7 2 (1.08%) IBM
7 2 (1.08%) Cognos
7 2 (1.08%) Google
8 1 (0.54%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.54%) Wonderware
8 1 (0.54%) Cisco
8 1 (0.54%) Progress
8 1 (0.54%) HP
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