The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 12 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 94 137 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.55% 15.34% 8.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.48% 16.45% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 85 33
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £302 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -75.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-0.69% -4.76%
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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
753 833 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.51% 93.28% 93.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 484 277
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 41 41
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.20 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 95 (43.58%) Project Management
2 75 (34.40%) PRINCE2
3 73 (33.49%) Finance
4 46 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (18.35%) MS Project
6 36 (16.51%) Windows
7 26 (11.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 25 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (11.47%) Retail
9 24 (11.01%) SC Cleared
9 24 (11.01%) Security Cleared
9 24 (11.01%) Project Planning
10 23 (10.55%) Banking
11 22 (10.09%) Microsoft
12 18 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (8.26%) MS Excel
13 17 (7.80%) PRINCE
13 17 (7.80%) Migration
14 16 (7.34%) Logistics
15 15 (6.88%) Windows 2000 Server
16 14 (6.42%) E-Commerce
16 14 (6.42%) ITIL
17 13 (5.96%) SharePoint
17 13 (5.96%) APMP
18 12 (5.50%) CRM
18 12 (5.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 12 (5.50%) Financial Institution
19 11 (5.05%) Active Directory
19 11 (5.05%) ATM
19 11 (5.05%) Marketing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.21%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.92%) CMS
3 2 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.46%) Lync
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (18.35%) MS Project
2 18 (8.26%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.59%) MS Office
4 7 (3.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Primavera
2 5 (2.29%) Agresso
3 4 (1.83%) assyst
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.92%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.46%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.46%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.46%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.46%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.05%) ATM
2 6 (2.75%) SAN
3 5 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.83%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (1.83%) LAN
5 3 (1.38%) Internet
6 2 (0.92%) Firewall
6 2 (0.92%) WAN
6 2 (0.92%) Intranet
7 1 (0.46%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.92%) Big Data
4 1 (0.46%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (0.92%) JIRA
2 1 (0.46%) Yeoman
General
1 73 (33.49%) Finance
2 25 (11.47%) Retail
3 23 (10.55%) Banking
4 12 (5.50%) Financial Institution
5 11 (5.05%) Marketing
6 5 (2.29%) Advertising
6 5 (2.29%) Automotive
6 5 (2.29%) German Language
7 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.92%) Legal
8 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
9 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.21%) Middleware
2 3 (1.38%) .NET
3 2 (0.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.46%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (1.83%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.38%) Credit Risk
4 2 (0.92%) Learning Management System
4 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.92%) CCTV
4 2 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (0.92%) GIS
4 2 (0.92%) E-Learning
4 2 (0.92%) NHS
5 1 (0.46%) PMI
5 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.46%) DTV
5 1 (0.46%) Clustering
5 1 (0.46%) Handset
5 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.46%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.46%) Derivative
5 1 (0.46%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.51%) Windows
2 18 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (6.88%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (4.59%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.75%) UNIX
6 4 (1.83%) AIX
6 4 (1.83%) Solaris
6 4 (1.83%) Linux
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (43.58%) Project Management
2 75 (34.40%) PRINCE2
3 46 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (11.01%) Project Planning
6 17 (7.80%) PRINCE
6 17 (7.80%) Migration
7 16 (7.34%) Logistics
8 14 (6.42%) E-Commerce
8 14 (6.42%) ITIL
9 12 (5.50%) CRM
10 10 (4.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (4.59%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.13%) Change Management
12 7 (3.21%) Risk Management
13 6 (2.75%) Software Engineering
13 6 (2.75%) Change Control
13 6 (2.75%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (2.75%) Programme Management
13 6 (2.75%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.38%) Java
2 2 (0.92%) C
3 1 (0.46%) C#
3 1 (0.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (11.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 24 (11.01%) SC Cleared
2 24 (11.01%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.96%) APMP
4 12 (5.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (4.13%) HNC
5 9 (4.13%) HND
6 8 (3.67%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.83%) PMP
8 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.38%) Degree
9 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.83%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.92%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.67%) HP
3 6 (2.75%) SAP
4 5 (2.29%) Oracle
5 4 (1.83%) Brocade
5 4 (1.83%) 3PAR
5 4 (1.83%) Citrix
5 4 (1.83%) NetApp
5 4 (1.83%) EMC
5 4 (1.83%) IBM
6 3 (1.38%) VMware
7 2 (0.92%) Lotus
7 2 (0.92%) Adobe
8 1 (0.46%) Informatica
8 1 (0.46%) JDA
8 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco
8 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.46%) RightFax
8 1 (0.46%) Google
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