The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 13 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 95 71 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.60% 9.96% 8.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.71% 10.57% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 43 37
Average daily rate
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£401 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £486 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
- -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
811 672 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.51% 94.25% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 334 300
Average daily rate £351 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 58 52
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.38 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.97 £11.14 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Manager
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Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Milton Keynes region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Milton Keynes region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 111 (49.55%) Project Management
2 91 (40.63%) Finance
3 78 (34.82%) PRINCE2
4 50 (22.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (18.30%) MS Project
6 33 (14.73%) Banking
7 27 (12.05%) MS Excel
7 27 (12.05%) PMI Certification
7 27 (12.05%) Project Planning
7 27 (12.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 26 (11.61%) Windows
9 24 (10.71%) PMP
9 24 (10.71%) Security Cleared
10 20 (8.93%) SC Cleared
11 18 (8.04%) Microsoft
12 17 (7.59%) Financial Institution
13 16 (7.14%) Oracle
13 16 (7.14%) DV Cleared
13 16 (7.14%) Windows 7
14 15 (6.70%) Retail
14 15 (6.70%) Migration
15 14 (6.25%) Change Management
16 13 (5.80%) ITIL
17 12 (5.36%) Supplier Management
18 11 (4.91%) E-Commerce
19 10 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 10 (4.46%) PMI
19 10 (4.46%) Spanish Language
20 9 (4.02%) Logistics
20 9 (4.02%) PRINCE

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.23%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.34%) Lync
4 2 (0.89%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 41 (18.30%) MS Project
2 27 (12.05%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.13%) MS Office
4 3 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.34%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.34%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.34%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.89%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.02%) ATM
1 9 (4.02%) VoIP
2 7 (3.13%) LAN
2 7 (3.13%) Internet
2 7 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (2.68%) WAN
4 4 (1.79%) Intranet
5 2 (0.89%) SAN
5 2 (0.89%) SDH
6 1 (0.45%) 2G
6 1 (0.45%) Network Security
6 1 (0.45%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Toad
General
1 91 (40.63%) Finance
2 33 (14.73%) Banking
3 17 (7.59%) Financial Institution
4 15 (6.70%) Retail
5 10 (4.46%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.23%) Advertising
7 4 (1.79%) Automotive
8 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.89%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) French Language
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.68%) J2EE
2 4 (1.79%) .NET
3 2 (0.89%) Web Services
3 2 (0.89%) Middleware
4 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.46%) PMI
2 6 (2.68%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.34%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.34%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.34%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (0.89%) CCTV
5 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.89%) Handset
6 1 (0.45%) PKI
6 1 (0.45%) EPoS
6 1 (0.45%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.61%) Windows
2 16 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.68%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (1.34%) UNIX
5 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (49.55%) Project Management
2 78 (34.82%) PRINCE2
3 50 (22.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (12.05%) Project Planning
5 15 (6.70%) Migration
6 14 (6.25%) Change Management
7 13 (5.80%) ITIL
8 12 (5.36%) Supplier Management
9 11 (4.91%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.02%) PRINCE
10 9 (4.02%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.02%) Logistics
11 8 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (3.13%) CRM
13 6 (2.68%) Programme Management
13 6 (2.68%) Business Analysis
13 6 (2.68%) Budget Control
14 5 (2.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (2.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.68%) Java
2 2 (0.89%) SQL
3 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (12.05%) PMI Certification
1 27 (12.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 24 (10.71%) PMP
2 24 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 20 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 16 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (3.13%) APMP
7 6 (2.68%) HNC
7 6 (2.68%) HND
8 5 (2.23%) Degree
9 2 (0.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) SLA
1 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.45%) FATCA
System Software
1 8 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (8.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.14%) Oracle
3 6 (2.68%) SAP
4 4 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.89%) VMware
5 2 (0.89%) Cisco
5 2 (0.89%) IBM
6 1 (0.45%) Endeca
6 1 (0.45%) Wonderware
6 1 (0.45%) hybris
6 1 (0.45%) Remedy
6 1 (0.45%) Primavera
6 1 (0.45%) Websense
6 1 (0.45%) Cognos
6 1 (0.45%) Unisys
6 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.45%) Sun
6 1 (0.45%) HP
6 1 (0.45%) EMC
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