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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 11 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 99 97 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.57% 10.78% 10.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.99% 11.87% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 64 43
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
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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
826 817 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.50% 90.78% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 495 329
Average daily rate £375 £350 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 56
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £11.00 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 100 (44.44%) Project Management
2 81 (36.00%) Finance
3 65 (28.89%) PRINCE2
4 51 (22.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (16.89%) MS Project
6 37 (16.44%) Windows
7 32 (14.22%) Banking
8 27 (12.00%) Data Centre
9 26 (11.56%) Project Planning
9 26 (11.56%) Retail
9 26 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (11.56%) Microsoft
10 23 (10.22%) Migration
11 20 (8.89%) MS Excel
12 19 (8.44%) Active Directory
12 19 (8.44%) Change Management
12 19 (8.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 18 (8.00%) Financial Institution
14 16 (7.11%) Logistics
14 16 (7.11%) Windows 7
15 15 (6.67%) SCCM
15 15 (6.67%) SC Cleared
15 15 (6.67%) Security Cleared
16 14 (6.22%) Waterfall
16 14 (6.22%) PRINCE
16 14 (6.22%) ITIL
17 13 (5.78%) ATM
18 12 (5.33%) Automotive
18 12 (5.33%) APMP
19 11 (4.89%) Windows 2000 Server

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (4.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (16.89%) MS Project
2 20 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.00%) MS Office
4 5 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Primavera
2 5 (2.22%) Agresso
3 3 (1.33%) assyst
4 2 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.44%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.78%) ATM
2 9 (4.00%) SAN
3 7 (3.11%) WAN
4 6 (2.67%) Internet
4 6 (2.67%) Firewall
4 6 (2.67%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.89%) Network Security
7 2 (0.89%) DNS
7 2 (0.89%) Intranet
8 1 (0.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.78%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.44%) EDMS
4 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.44%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) Yeoman
General
1 81 (36.00%) Finance
2 32 (14.22%) Banking
3 26 (11.56%) Retail
4 18 (8.00%) Financial Institution
5 12 (5.33%) Automotive
6 8 (3.56%) Marketing
7 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.33%) Advertising
8 3 (1.33%) German Language
9 2 (0.89%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.33%) .NET
1 3 (1.33%) Middleware
2 2 (0.89%) Web Services
3 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (1.33%) Credit Risk
3 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.33%) E-Learning
3 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.89%) DTV
4 2 (0.89%) Mainframe
4 2 (0.89%) GIS
4 2 (0.89%) CCTV
4 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.89%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.44%) Derivative
5 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.44%) PMI
5 1 (0.44%) NHS
5 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.44%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.44%) Windows
2 16 (7.11%) Windows 7
3 11 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (4.89%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (3.56%) UNIX
5 5 (2.22%) Linux
6 4 (1.78%) AIX
6 4 (1.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (44.44%) Project Management
2 65 (28.89%) PRINCE2
3 51 (22.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.56%) Project Planning
5 23 (10.22%) Migration
6 19 (8.44%) Change Management
7 16 (7.11%) Logistics
8 14 (6.22%) ITIL
8 14 (6.22%) PRINCE
8 14 (6.22%) Waterfall
9 10 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (4.44%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.00%) Release Management
10 9 (4.00%) Change Control
11 8 (3.56%) RAD
11 8 (3.56%) DSDM
11 8 (3.56%) Risk Management
11 8 (3.56%) Software Engineering
11 8 (3.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.89%) Java
2 1 (0.44%) SQL
2 1 (0.44%) C
2 1 (0.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (8.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 15 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 15 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.33%) APMP
4 10 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.56%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.11%) Degree
7 5 (2.22%) HNC
7 5 (2.22%) HND
8 4 (1.78%) PMP
9 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.11%) SLA
2 3 (1.33%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (8.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (11.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.67%) Oracle
2 6 (2.67%) SAP
3 5 (2.22%) HP
3 5 (2.22%) Citrix
4 4 (1.78%) Brocade
4 4 (1.78%) 3PAR
4 4 (1.78%) EMC
4 4 (1.78%) IBM
4 4 (1.78%) NetApp
5 2 (0.89%) Lotus
5 2 (0.89%) VMware
6 1 (0.44%) RightFax
6 1 (0.44%) hybris
6 1 (0.44%) Informatica
6 1 (0.44%) JDA
6 1 (0.44%) Sage
6 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
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