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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 6 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 124 93 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.65% 11.20% 10.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.32% 12.16% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 56 44
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £283 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -
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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
931 765 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.00% 92.17% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 443 354
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £489 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 52
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £15.25 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 96 (44.44%) Project Management
2 83 (38.43%) Finance
3 65 (30.09%) PRINCE2
4 55 (25.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (15.28%) Windows
6 32 (14.81%) Banking
6 32 (14.81%) Data Centre
7 31 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (13.89%) MS Project
9 28 (12.96%) Microsoft
9 28 (12.96%) Retail
9 28 (12.96%) Migration
10 23 (10.65%) Project Planning
11 21 (9.72%) Change Management
12 20 (9.26%) MS Excel
13 17 (7.87%) Active Directory
13 17 (7.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
14 16 (7.41%) Financial Institution
15 14 (6.48%) Automotive
15 14 (6.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 14 (6.48%) Windows 7
16 13 (6.02%) SCCM
17 12 (5.56%) SC Cleared
17 12 (5.56%) Security Cleared
17 12 (5.56%) Supplier Management
17 12 (5.56%) PRINCE
17 12 (5.56%) ITIL
18 11 (5.09%) WAN
18 11 (5.09%) Release Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.31%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.46%) Confluence
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (13.89%) MS Project
2 20 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.78%) MS Office
4 4 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.24%) Primavera
2 4 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.46%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.46%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.46%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.09%) WAN
2 10 (4.63%) SAN
3 9 (4.17%) ATM
4 8 (3.70%) Firewall
5 7 (3.24%) Internet
6 4 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.39%) Network Security
7 3 (1.39%) DNS
8 2 (0.93%) Intranet
8 2 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.46%) Wireless
9 1 (0.46%) RTP
9 1 (0.46%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.46%) EDMS
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 83 (38.43%) Finance
2 32 (14.81%) Banking
3 28 (12.96%) Retail
4 16 (7.41%) Financial Institution
5 14 (6.48%) Automotive
6 10 (4.63%) Marketing
7 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.31%) Advertising
9 4 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.85%) Electronics
10 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.46%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.46%) .NET
1 1 (0.46%) Web Services
1 1 (0.46%) WAP
1 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.31%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (1.85%) DTV
3 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.39%) GIS
4 3 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.39%) CCTV
5 2 (0.93%) Clustering
5 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.93%) PMI
6 1 (0.46%) NHS
6 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.46%) Economics
6 1 (0.46%) Derivative
6 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.46%) CMDB
6 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.28%) Windows
2 14 (6.48%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.70%) UNIX
4 7 (3.24%) Linux
5 6 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (2.78%) AIX
5 6 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (44.44%) Project Management
2 65 (30.09%) PRINCE2
3 55 (25.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (12.96%) Migration
6 23 (10.65%) Project Planning
7 21 (9.72%) Change Management
8 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
9 12 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 12 (5.56%) PRINCE
9 12 (5.56%) ITIL
10 11 (5.09%) Release Management
10 11 (5.09%) Change Control
11 10 (4.63%) E-Commerce
12 9 (4.17%) Scrum
12 9 (4.17%) Logistics
12 9 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (4.17%) Programme Management
13 8 (3.70%) Software Engineering
13 8 (3.70%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.46%) C#
1 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (7.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 14 (6.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.17%) APMP
5 7 (3.24%) Degree
5 7 (3.24%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.24%) PMP
6 6 (2.78%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.31%) HNC
7 5 (2.31%) HND
8 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.17%) SLA
2 5 (2.31%) QA
3 4 (1.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 17 (7.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (6.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.17%) SAP
3 7 (3.24%) HP
3 7 (3.24%) IBM
4 6 (2.78%) 3PAR
4 6 (2.78%) Brocade
4 6 (2.78%) NetApp
4 6 (2.78%) EMC
5 5 (2.31%) Oracle
6 4 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (0.46%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.46%) JDA
7 1 (0.46%) Sybase
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco
7 1 (0.46%) Sage
7 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.46%) Adobe
7 1 (0.46%) hybris
7 1 (0.46%) Aruba
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