The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 23 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 41 82 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.13% 11.42% 14.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 12.02% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 68
Median daily rate £438 £420 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £421 £415
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -4.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
617 682 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.23% 94.99% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 354 429
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 21
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -0.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 43 (53.75%) Project Management
2 30 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 26 (32.50%) Security Cleared
4 25 (31.25%) Finance
5 24 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
7 17 (21.25%) MS Project
8 16 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (17.50%) MS Office
9 14 (17.50%) Logistics
10 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
10 13 (16.25%) APMP
11 11 (13.75%) ITIL
12 10 (12.50%) Retail
13 9 (11.25%) Customer-Centric Approach
14 8 (10.00%) DV Cleared
14 8 (10.00%) Oracle
15 7 (8.75%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
15 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
15 7 (8.75%) Process Improvement
16 6 (7.50%) Automotive
16 6 (7.50%) Change Management
17 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
17 5 (6.25%) CRM
17 5 (6.25%) WAN
17 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
17 5 (6.25%) Migration

Project Manager Skill Set
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 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (21.25%) MS Project
2 14 (17.50%) MS Office
3 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Maximo
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (6.25%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) ATM
3 3 (3.75%) Wireless
4 2 (2.50%) LAN
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
4 2 (2.50%) SMS
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.25%) Firewall
5 1 (1.25%) Network Security
5 1 (1.25%) Softphone
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) DB2
2 2 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 25 (31.25%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Retail
3 6 (7.50%) Automotive
4 4 (5.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.50%) Local Government
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) Web Services
1 2 (2.50%) WSDL
1 2 (2.50%) XSD
2 1 (1.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.75%) PMI
4 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) EPoS
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Linux
1 3 (3.75%) Solaris
1 3 (3.75%) Unix
2 2 (2.50%) zOS
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.75%) Project Management
2 30 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 24 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (17.50%) Logistics
5 11 (13.75%) ITIL
6 9 (11.25%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.75%) Process Improvement
8 6 (7.50%) Change Management
9 5 (6.25%) CRM
9 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (6.25%) Migration
9 5 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (5.00%) Business Transformation
10 4 (5.00%) Release Management
11 3 (3.75%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 24 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (16.25%) APMP
5 8 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.50%) CCNP
7 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.25%) ISEB
8 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) PMO
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco
3 2 (2.50%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.25%) F5
4 1 (1.25%) HP
4 1 (1.25%) hybris
4 1 (1.25%) IBM
4 1 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.25%) Mitel
4 1 (1.25%) Northgate
4 1 (1.25%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
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