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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 15 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 58 96 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.76% 11.40% 12.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.82% 14.16% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 70 64
Median daily rate £400 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
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
536 678 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.97% 80.52% 79.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 417 440
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 71 (39.23%) PRINCE2
2 64 (35.36%) Finance
3 52 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (27.62%) Microsoft
5 46 (25.41%) Security Cleared
6 42 (23.20%) MS Excel
7 41 (22.65%) Banking
7 41 (22.65%) SC Cleared
8 38 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (19.34%) ITIL
9 35 (19.34%) MS Office
10 29 (16.02%) Retail
11 25 (13.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 25 (13.81%) MS Visio
12 22 (12.15%) Migration
12 22 (12.15%) SQL
13 21 (11.60%) DV Cleared
14 19 (10.50%) Citrix
15 18 (9.94%) SQL Server
16 17 (9.39%) Oracle
16 17 (9.39%) MS PowerPoint
17 16 (8.84%) Business Analysis
17 16 (8.84%) Windows
17 16 (8.84%) Active Directory
17 16 (8.84%) ERP
18 15 (8.29%) MS Project
18 15 (8.29%) Data Migration
19 14 (7.73%) Logistics
20 13 (7.18%) ITIL Certification
20 13 (7.18%) Workflow

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 12 (6.63%) Skype for Business
2 9 (4.97%) WebSphere
3 8 (4.42%) Apache
3 8 (4.42%) IIS
3 8 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.76%) SAS
5 4 (2.21%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.55%) Confluence
6 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
Applications
1 42 (23.20%) MS Excel
2 35 (19.34%) MS Office
3 25 (13.81%) MS Visio
4 17 (9.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (8.29%) MS Project
6 7 (3.87%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.10%) Primavera
3 1 (0.55%) Maximo
3 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.08%) DNS
2 8 (4.42%) Internet
2 8 (4.42%) LDAP
2 8 (4.42%) SAN
2 8 (4.42%) SMTP
3 7 (3.87%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (3.87%) Firewall
3 7 (3.87%) FTP
3 7 (3.87%) NetScaler
3 7 (3.87%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (3.87%) SSL
3 7 (3.87%) VPN
4 5 (2.76%) LAN
4 5 (2.76%) WAN
5 2 (1.10%) Network Security
5 2 (1.10%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.55%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.55%) MPLS
6 1 (0.55%) NGN
6 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.10%) Big Data
5 2 (1.10%) DB2
6 1 (0.55%) Essbase
6 1 (0.55%) MS Access
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.55%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 64 (35.36%) Finance
2 41 (22.65%) Banking
3 29 (16.02%) Retail
4 9 (4.97%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.87%) Marketing
6 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.21%) Legal
7 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.21%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.66%) Electronics
9 2 (1.10%) Automotive
10 1 (0.55%) Games
10 1 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 85 (46.96%) Project Manager
2 37 (20.44%) Analyst
3 23 (12.71%) Business Analyst
4 16 (8.84%) Infrastructure Manager
4 16 (8.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 15 (8.29%) IT Manager
6 14 (7.73%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (6.63%) Banking Project Manager
8 10 (5.52%) Senior Manager
8 10 (5.52%) Senior Project Manager
9 9 (4.97%) Architect
9 9 (4.97%) Digital Project Manager
9 9 (4.97%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 9 (4.97%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 8 (4.42%) Developer
11 7 (3.87%) Agile Project Manager
11 7 (3.87%) Transition Manager
12 6 (3.31%) Commercial Manager
13 5 (2.76%) IT Services Manager
13 5 (2.76%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.97%) CSS
1 9 (4.97%) HTML
1 9 (4.97%) XML
2 8 (4.42%) .NET
2 8 (4.42%) AngularJS
2 8 (4.42%) HTML5
2 8 (4.42%) jQuery
2 8 (4.42%) Laravel
2 8 (4.42%) SOAP
2 8 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (2.76%) Middleware
4 2 (1.10%) Web Services
5 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.08%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.21%) Statistics
5 1 (0.55%) CMDB
5 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.55%) PACS
5 1 (0.55%) PDA
5 1 (0.55%) PMI
5 1 (0.55%) RIA
5 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.84%) Windows
2 9 (4.97%) Unix
3 8 (4.42%) zOS
4 5 (2.76%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.21%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.23%) PRINCE2
2 52 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (19.34%) ITIL
5 22 (12.15%) Migration
6 16 (8.84%) Business Analysis
6 16 (8.84%) ERP
7 15 (8.29%) Data Migration
8 14 (7.73%) Logistics
9 13 (7.18%) DevOps
9 13 (7.18%) Workflow
10 12 (6.63%) Service Management
11 11 (6.08%) Agile Project Management
11 11 (6.08%) PRINCE
12 10 (5.52%) Project Governance
13 9 (4.97%) Change Control
13 9 (4.97%) Change Management
13 9 (4.97%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (4.97%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.15%) SQL
2 10 (5.52%) VB
3 9 (4.97%) Java
4 8 (4.42%) C#
4 8 (4.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.42%) PHP
4 8 (4.42%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.10%) VBA
6 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (25.41%) Security Cleared
2 41 (22.65%) SC Cleared
3 25 (13.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 21 (11.60%) DV Cleared
5 13 (7.18%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (4.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (3.31%) MCSE
8 6 (3.31%) PMP
9 5 (2.76%) ISTQB
9 5 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (2.76%) PMI Certification
10 4 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.66%) CAPM
12 2 (1.10%) Degree
12 2 (1.10%) ISEB
13 1 (0.55%) GSAE
13 1 (0.55%) HNC
13 1 (0.55%) MCITP
13 1 (0.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.08%) SLA
2 5 (2.76%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.66%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.87%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.31%) XenApp
4 4 (2.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (2.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) SCOM
2 1 (0.55%) Control-M
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (27.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.50%) Citrix
3 17 (9.39%) Oracle
4 13 (7.18%) IFS
5 12 (6.63%) IBM
6 10 (5.52%) VMware
7 9 (4.97%) CheckPoint
7 9 (4.97%) HP
8 7 (3.87%) Blue Coat
8 7 (3.87%) Cisco
8 7 (3.87%) F5
8 7 (3.87%) IronPort
8 7 (3.87%) Remedy
9 4 (2.21%) 3PAR
9 4 (2.21%) CommVault
9 4 (2.21%) EMC
9 4 (2.21%) NetApp
10 3 (1.66%) Informatica
10 3 (1.66%) SAP
11 2 (1.10%) Tableau
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