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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 13 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 82 98 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.82% 12.74% 9.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.77% 16.70% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 37
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.24 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.59% -13.99%
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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
642 587 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.89% 76.33% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 320 182
Average daily rate £375 £400 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £266 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 31
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.97 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -11.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 82 (43.16%) Finance
2 69 (36.32%) PRINCE2
3 41 (21.58%) MS Project
4 40 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 34 (17.89%) MS Excel
6 24 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (12.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 23 (12.11%) Security Cleared
7 23 (12.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (11.58%) SC Cleared
9 21 (11.05%) MS Office
9 21 (11.05%) Oracle
10 19 (10.00%) ITIL
11 15 (7.89%) Business Analysis
12 14 (7.37%) Degree
12 14 (7.37%) HNC
12 14 (7.37%) HND
12 14 (7.37%) PRINCE
12 14 (7.37%) Change Management
13 13 (6.84%) SharePoint
13 13 (6.84%) Project Planning
13 13 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (6.32%) Windows
15 11 (5.79%) Service Delivery
15 11 (5.79%) Risk Management
15 11 (5.79%) Migration
15 11 (5.79%) Banking
16 10 (5.26%) Marketing
16 10 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (5.26%) Oracle Reports

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (6.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.53%) Drupal
4 1 (0.53%) WordPress
4 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (21.58%) MS Project
2 34 (17.89%) MS Excel
3 21 (11.05%) MS Office
4 10 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 10 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.05%) assyst
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.53%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.11%) Internet
1 4 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (2.11%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (1.58%) ATM
2 3 (1.58%) LAN
3 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.05%) Wireless
3 2 (1.05%) Network Security
3 2 (1.05%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.53%) SAN
4 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (4.74%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (4.74%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.68%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.58%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.05%) MS Access
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) DB2
7 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.53%) Big Data
7 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.05%) JIRA
3 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.53%) Moq
3 1 (0.53%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.53%) NUnit
3 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 82 (43.16%) Finance
2 11 (5.79%) Banking
3 10 (5.26%) Marketing
4 7 (3.68%) Retail
5 6 (3.16%) Advertising
6 4 (2.11%) Automotive
6 4 (2.11%) German Language
6 4 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.58%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.58%) Legal
7 3 (1.58%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.58%) Back Office
7 3 (1.58%) Publishing
8 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.53%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 30 (15.79%) Analyst
3 14 (7.37%) Business Analyst
4 11 (5.79%) Coordinator
5 10 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (3.16%) Business Manager
6 6 (3.16%) Architect
7 5 (2.63%) Developer
7 5 (2.63%) Project Leader
7 5 (2.63%) Programme Office Analyst
7 5 (2.63%) Financial Business Analyst
7 5 (2.63%) Oracle Architect
7 5 (2.63%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (2.63%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (2.63%) Programme Analyst
8 4 (2.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 4 (2.11%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (2.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (2.11%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (2.11%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.05%) HTML
1 2 (1.05%) .NET
1 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.05%) CSS
1 2 (1.05%) Middleware
1 2 (1.05%) jQuery
2 1 (0.53%) HTML5
2 1 (0.53%) StructureMap
2 1 (0.53%) CSS3
2 1 (0.53%) PhoneGap
2 1 (0.53%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.53%) Ajax
2 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.53%) WCF
2 1 (0.53%) WPF
2 1 (0.53%) Web Services
2 1 (0.53%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.11%) PMI
3 3 (1.58%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.58%) E-Learning
3 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.58%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.05%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (1.05%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (1.05%) NHS
5 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.53%) New Media
5 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.53%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.32%) Windows
2 7 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (3.68%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.05%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.05%) Linux
4 1 (0.53%) Android
4 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (36.32%) PRINCE2
2 24 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (10.00%) ITIL
5 15 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 14 (7.37%) PRINCE
6 14 (7.37%) Change Management
7 13 (6.84%) Project Planning
8 11 (5.79%) Risk Management
8 11 (5.79%) Service Delivery
8 11 (5.79%) Migration
9 9 (4.74%) Workflow
9 9 (4.74%) Scrum
9 9 (4.74%) Logistics
10 8 (4.21%) Supplier Management
10 8 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (4.21%) Change Control
10 8 (4.21%) Analytics
10 8 (4.21%) Line Management
11 7 (3.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.26%) SQL
2 6 (3.16%) VBA
2 6 (3.16%) Java
2 6 (3.16%) C
3 5 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.58%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.05%) PHP
6 1 (0.53%) C#
6 1 (0.53%) C++
6 1 (0.53%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 24 (12.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 23 (12.11%) Security Cleared
3 22 (11.58%) SC Cleared
4 14 (7.37%) HNC
4 14 (7.37%) HND
4 14 (7.37%) Degree
5 8 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (4.21%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.68%) APMP
6 7 (3.68%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.11%) PMP
7 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.05%) MCP
9 1 (0.53%) ISEB
9 1 (0.53%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) SLA
2 5 (2.63%) QA
3 3 (1.58%) COREP
3 3 (1.58%) FINREP
4 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.53%) COBIT
5 1 (0.53%) BS15000
System Software
1 3 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) OVSD
1 2 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.05%) Oracle
3 6 (3.16%) SAP
4 5 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.11%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.58%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.58%) IBM
6 3 (1.58%) Primavera
6 3 (1.58%) VMware
7 2 (1.05%) Wyse
7 2 (1.05%) Google
7 2 (1.05%) Lotus
7 2 (1.05%) Citrix
7 2 (1.05%) Cognos
7 2 (1.05%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.53%) EMC
8 1 (0.53%) Progress
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco
8 1 (0.53%) Cognizant
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