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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 105 123 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.90% 13.77% 8.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.36% 18.78% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 29
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£363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £278 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £449 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.62%
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
642 655 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.87% 73.35% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 404 238
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 86 (45.74%) Finance
2 70 (37.23%) PRINCE2
3 39 (20.74%) MS Project
3 39 (20.74%) Security Cleared
4 38 (20.21%) SC Cleared
4 38 (20.21%) MS Excel
5 31 (16.49%) MS Office
6 28 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (13.30%) Microsoft
8 23 (12.23%) ITIL
8 23 (12.23%) Project Planning
8 23 (12.23%) Banking
9 20 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 18 (9.57%) APMP
11 16 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (8.51%) Windows
11 16 (8.51%) SQL
11 16 (8.51%) SharePoint
11 16 (8.51%) PRINCE
12 15 (7.98%) Migration
13 14 (7.45%) Retail
13 14 (7.45%) PMI Certification
13 14 (7.45%) Change Management
13 14 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (6.91%) DV Cleared
15 12 (6.38%) PMI
15 12 (6.38%) PMP
15 12 (6.38%) SLA
15 12 (6.38%) Change Control
16 11 (5.85%) MS Visio

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (20.74%) MS Project
2 38 (20.21%) MS Excel
3 31 (16.49%) MS Office
4 11 (5.85%) MS Visio
5 8 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Primavera
2 5 (2.66%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.66%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.66%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.66%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (2.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.06%) assyst
4 1 (0.53%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.79%) LDAP
2 6 (3.19%) Internet
3 5 (2.66%) SAN
4 4 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (1.60%) Intranet
5 3 (1.60%) ATM
5 3 (1.60%) LAN
6 2 (1.06%) Firewall
7 1 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.53%) 4G
7 1 (0.53%) WAN
7 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.32%) DB2
2 9 (4.79%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (3.72%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.19%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) Big Data
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.53%) SQLite
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.06%) JIRA
3 1 (0.53%) Moq
3 1 (0.53%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.53%) NUnit
3 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 86 (45.74%) Finance
2 23 (12.23%) Banking
3 14 (7.45%) Retail
4 7 (3.72%) Marketing
5 4 (2.13%) Advertising
5 4 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.60%) German Language
7 2 (1.06%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (50.53%) Project Manager
2 31 (16.49%) Analyst
3 11 (5.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 11 (5.85%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (5.32%) PMO Analyst
5 9 (4.79%) Security Analyst
6 8 (4.26%) Business Analyst
7 7 (3.72%) PMO Manager
8 6 (3.19%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (3.19%) Project Analyst
8 6 (3.19%) Architect
9 5 (2.66%) Coordinator
9 5 (2.66%) Oracle Architect
10 4 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.13%) Junior Project Manager
10 4 (2.13%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.13%) Junior
11 3 (1.60%) Developer
11 3 (1.60%) Administrator
11 3 (1.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.32%) .NET
1 10 (5.32%) HTML
2 9 (4.79%) SOAP
2 9 (4.79%) XML
3 2 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (0.53%) StructureMap
4 1 (0.53%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.53%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.53%) CSS
4 1 (0.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.53%) jQuery
4 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.53%) WCF
4 1 (0.53%) WPF
4 1 (0.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.38%) PMI
3 9 (4.79%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.72%) Economics
5 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.60%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.06%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.06%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.06%) CCTV
8 2 (1.06%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.06%) GIS
8 2 (1.06%) NHS
8 2 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.51%) Windows
2 6 (3.19%) Linux
3 5 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (2.66%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (2.13%) AIX
4 4 (2.13%) Solaris
4 4 (2.13%) UNIX
5 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (37.23%) PRINCE2
2 28 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (12.23%) ITIL
3 23 (12.23%) Project Planning
4 16 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (8.51%) PRINCE
5 15 (7.98%) Migration
6 14 (7.45%) Change Management
7 12 (6.38%) Change Control
8 10 (5.32%) Logistics
8 10 (5.32%) Software Engineering
9 9 (4.79%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.79%) Technical Analysis
10 8 (4.26%) Information Security
10 8 (4.26%) Programme Management
10 8 (4.26%) Data Protection
10 8 (4.26%) Security Management
10 8 (4.26%) Risk Management
11 7 (3.72%) Workflow
11 7 (3.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.51%) SQL
2 10 (5.32%) VB
2 10 (5.32%) C
3 9 (4.79%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.19%) Java
5 5 (2.66%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.60%) VBScript
7 2 (1.06%) VBA
8 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
8 1 (0.53%) C#
8 1 (0.53%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 39 (20.74%) Security Cleared
2 38 (20.21%) SC Cleared
3 20 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 18 (9.57%) APMP
5 14 (7.45%) PMI Certification
6 13 (6.91%) DV Cleared
7 12 (6.38%) PMP
8 10 (5.32%) Degree
8 10 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (5.32%) HNC
8 10 (5.32%) HND
9 9 (4.79%) CISSP
10 3 (1.60%) ISEB
11 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.38%) SLA
2 5 (2.66%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) SCCM
2 1 (0.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.79%) HP
3 7 (3.72%) IBM
3 7 (3.72%) Oracle
4 5 (2.66%) NetApp
4 5 (2.66%) EMC
4 5 (2.66%) Brocade
5 4 (2.13%) 3PAR
6 3 (1.60%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (1.06%) VMware
7 2 (1.06%) SAP
7 2 (1.06%) Lotus
8 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.53%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.53%) Informatica
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) Google
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £42,000 per annum 12 Month Fixed Term
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £35,000 per annum 9 Months Fixed Term
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
JM
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago