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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 15 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 53 113 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.72% 12.34% 11.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.31% 15.76% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 67 68
Median daily rate £414 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.68% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.58%
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
514 717 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.54% 78.28% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 352 422
Median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 32
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 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 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 46 (41.07%) Finance
2 41 (36.61%) PRINCE2
3 34 (30.36%) ITIL
4 33 (29.46%) Security Cleared
5 30 (26.79%) SC Cleared
6 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
6 29 (25.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (18.75%) Service Management
9 20 (17.86%) MS Office
10 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
10 18 (16.07%) MS Project
10 18 (16.07%) Retail
11 17 (15.18%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (13.39%) Service Design
12 15 (13.39%) SLA
12 15 (13.39%) Service Delivery
13 14 (12.50%) Banking
14 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (9.82%) Agile Project Management
15 11 (9.82%) Logistics
15 11 (9.82%) Change Management
15 11 (9.82%) MS Visio
16 10 (8.93%) APMP
16 10 (8.93%) DV Cleared
17 9 (8.04%) Business Analysis
17 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 8 (7.14%) Coaching
18 8 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (17.86%) MS Office
2 18 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.07%) MS Project
3 11 (9.82%) MS Visio
4 8 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Office 365
1 2 (1.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) VoIP
2 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (1.79%) Firewall
3 2 (1.79%) IPsec
3 2 (1.79%) LAN
3 2 (1.79%) Network Security
3 2 (1.79%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.79%) VLAN
3 2 (1.79%) VPN
3 2 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (0.89%) ATM
4 1 (0.89%) Broadband
4 1 (0.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.89%) DNS
4 1 (0.89%) Internet
4 1 (0.89%) MPLS
4 1 (0.89%) Skype
4 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Big Data
3 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.89%) QlikView
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 46 (41.07%) Finance
2 18 (16.07%) Retail
3 14 (12.50%) Banking
4 7 (6.25%) Automotive
5 3 (2.68%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.79%) German Language
6 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Electronics
7 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.89%) Games
7 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 18 (16.07%) Analyst
3 14 (12.50%) Architect
3 14 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.82%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 9 (8.04%) Service Architect
6 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (4.46%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 5 (4.46%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.57%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.57%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (2.68%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (2.68%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (2.68%) Consultant
9 3 (2.68%) Developer
9 3 (2.68%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) .NET
1 3 (2.68%) .NET Framework
1 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.68%) CSS
1 3 (2.68%) HTML
2 2 (1.79%) OAuth
2 2 (1.79%) OAuth2
2 2 (1.79%) Spring Boot
2 2 (1.79%) XML
3 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.89%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.89%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.89%) jQuery
3 1 (0.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.46%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (4.46%) Mainframe
2 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.57%) PMI
4 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.79%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.89%) PACS
5 1 (0.89%) RIA
5 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.46%) Windows
2 4 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.61%) PRINCE2
2 34 (30.36%) ITIL
3 29 (25.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.75%) Service Management
6 15 (13.39%) Service Delivery
6 15 (13.39%) Service Design
7 11 (9.82%) Agile Project Management
7 11 (9.82%) Change Management
7 11 (9.82%) Logistics
8 9 (8.04%) Business Analysis
9 8 (7.14%) Coaching
9 8 (7.14%) Problem Management
10 7 (6.25%) Change Control
10 7 (6.25%) Presales
10 7 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 7 (6.25%) Project Governance
10 7 (6.25%) Scrum
11 6 (5.36%) Matrix Management
11 6 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.68%) C#
1 3 (2.68%) Java
1 3 (2.68%) SQL
2 2 (1.79%) C
3 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (29.46%) Security Cleared
2 30 (26.79%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.18%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (8.93%) APMP
5 10 (8.93%) DV Cleared
6 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.57%) Degree
7 4 (3.57%) ISTQB
7 4 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.57%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.68%) MCSE
8 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.79%) APMG
9 2 (1.79%) ISEB
10 1 (0.89%) CCNA
10 1 (0.89%) CCNP
10 1 (0.89%) GSAE
10 1 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.39%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.89%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.79%) XenApp
4 1 (0.89%) Docker
4 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.36%) Citrix
3 5 (4.46%) IBM
4 4 (3.57%) Cisco
4 4 (3.57%) HP
4 4 (3.57%) Remedy
5 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.68%) VMware
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle
6 2 (1.79%) SAP
7 1 (0.89%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.89%) Google
7 1 (0.89%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.89%) NEC
7 1 (0.89%) Symantec
7 1 (0.89%) Tableau
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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