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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 10 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 98 60 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.92% 8.14% 12.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.56% 11.07% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 40 50
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£378 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £297 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £478 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £385 £379
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 £13.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -33.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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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
630 542 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.64% 73.54% 71.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 273 254
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 38
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +35.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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.

1 100 (43.67%) Finance
2 72 (31.44%) PRINCE2
3 46 (20.09%) MS Excel
4 42 (18.34%) MS Project
4 42 (18.34%) Microsoft
5 37 (16.16%) Security Cleared
6 35 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (13.97%) Oracle
7 32 (13.97%) SC Cleared
8 26 (11.35%) Banking
9 24 (10.48%) Business Analysis
9 24 (10.48%) Project Planning
10 23 (10.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 23 (10.04%) ITIL
11 22 (9.61%) PMI Certification
12 21 (9.17%) Retail
13 18 (7.86%) Scrum
13 18 (7.86%) Degree
13 18 (7.86%) Service Delivery
14 17 (7.42%) MS Office
15 16 (6.99%) DV Cleared
16 14 (6.11%) PMP
17 13 (5.68%) Financial Institution
17 13 (5.68%) Service Management
17 13 (5.68%) Risk Management
17 13 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
17 13 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (5.24%) SQL Server
19 11 (4.80%) Windows

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.31%) Content Management Server
2 3 (1.31%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.31%) CMS
3 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.44%) Lync
4 1 (0.44%) Kentico
4 1 (0.44%) SAS
4 1 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 46 (20.09%) MS Excel
2 42 (18.34%) MS Project
3 17 (7.42%) MS Office
4 13 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.62%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.31%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.31%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.49%) Internet
2 6 (2.62%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (2.18%) ATM
3 5 (2.18%) VoIP
3 5 (2.18%) Intranet
4 2 (0.87%) Wireless
5 1 (0.44%) SAN
5 1 (0.44%) 2G
5 1 (0.44%) NAS
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.37%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.18%) DTS
5 5 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.44%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.44%) MS Access
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.44%) QlikView
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (2.62%) NUnit
2 4 (1.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 100 (43.67%) Finance
2 26 (11.35%) Banking
3 21 (9.17%) Retail
4 13 (5.68%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.49%) Spanish Language
6 6 (2.62%) Publishing
6 6 (2.62%) Automotive
7 5 (2.18%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.75%) Marketing
8 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.87%) Billing
10 2 (0.87%) Advertising
10 2 (0.87%) Legal
11 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 108 (47.16%) Project Manager
2 37 (16.16%) Analyst
3 22 (9.61%) Business Analyst
4 11 (4.80%) Coordinator
5 9 (3.93%) Programme Manager
5 9 (3.93%) PMO Analyst
5 9 (3.93%) Business Manager
6 8 (3.49%) ScrumMaster
6 8 (3.49%) Business Project Manager
7 7 (3.06%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (3.06%) Service Manager
7 7 (3.06%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (2.62%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (2.62%) Transition Manager
8 6 (2.62%) Financial Business Analyst
8 6 (2.62%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 6 (2.62%) Architect
8 6 (2.62%) Senior Manager
8 6 (2.62%) Technical Editor
9 5 (2.18%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.49%) .NET
2 6 (2.62%) Velocity
2 6 (2.62%) J2EE
3 3 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.31%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.49%) PMI
3 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
4 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.87%) Statistics
4 2 (0.87%) EPoS
4 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.44%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.80%) Windows
2 7 (3.06%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.31%) UNIX
4 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.44%) PRINCE2
2 35 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.48%) Business Analysis
3 24 (10.48%) Project Planning
4 23 (10.04%) ITIL
5 18 (7.86%) Scrum
5 18 (7.86%) Service Delivery
6 13 (5.68%) Service Management
6 13 (5.68%) Risk Management
7 11 (4.80%) Change Management
8 9 (3.93%) OO
9 8 (3.49%) Logistics
9 8 (3.49%) Programme Management
9 8 (3.49%) PRINCE
9 8 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (3.06%) ETL
10 7 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (3.06%) Migration
10 7 (3.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.62%) C#
1 6 (2.62%) SQL
2 5 (2.18%) Java
3 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.44%) VBA
3 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (16.16%) Security Cleared
2 32 (13.97%) SC Cleared
3 23 (10.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 22 (9.61%) PMI Certification
5 18 (7.86%) Degree
6 16 (6.99%) DV Cleared
7 14 (6.11%) PMP
8 10 (4.37%) HNC
8 10 (4.37%) HND
9 6 (2.62%) ISEB
9 6 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.31%) APMP
10 3 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.87%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.62%) SLA
2 3 (1.31%) COBIT
3 2 (0.87%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) Basel II
4 1 (0.44%) BS15000
System Software
1 7 (3.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) SCCM
2 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (18.34%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.97%) Oracle
3 7 (3.06%) Business Objects
3 7 (3.06%) Primavera
4 6 (2.62%) SAP
5 5 (2.18%) CheckPoint
6 4 (1.75%) HP
7 2 (0.87%) JDA
7 2 (0.87%) IBM
8 1 (0.44%) Tableau
8 1 (0.44%) Lotus
8 1 (0.44%) Apple
8 1 (0.44%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.44%) Informatica
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.44%) Cognos
8 1 (0.44%) Symantec
8 1 (0.44%) Wonderware
8 1 (0.44%) Minitab
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