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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 29 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 29 70 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.81% 10.16% 11.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 10.61% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 52
Median daily rate £463 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £358 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-14.41% -21.87%

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
552 660 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.54% 95.79% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 324 401
Median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £17.77 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 42 (51.22%) Project Management
2 30 (36.59%) Finance
3 29 (35.37%) PRINCE2
4 20 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
5 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (21.95%) MS Project
6 18 (21.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (20.73%) Security Cleared
8 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
8 15 (18.29%) Logistics
9 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
10 11 (13.41%) ITIL
10 11 (13.41%) MS Office
11 10 (12.20%) Retail
11 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
12 9 (10.98%) APMP
12 9 (10.98%) Customer-Centric Approach
13 8 (9.76%) DV Cleared
13 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
14 7 (8.54%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (8.54%) Java
14 7 (8.54%) Migration
14 7 (8.54%) Process Improvement
15 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (7.32%) Matrix Organization
15 6 (7.32%) Oracle
15 6 (7.32%) Mainframe
16 5 (6.10%) Automotive

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 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (21.95%) MS Project
2 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
3 11 (13.41%) MS Office
4 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.44%) Maximo
2 1 (1.22%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (4.88%) ATM
3 3 (3.66%) SAN
3 3 (3.66%) Wireless
4 2 (2.44%) SMS
5 1 (1.22%) LAN
5 1 (1.22%) Network Security
5 1 (1.22%) Softphone
5 1 (1.22%) VoIP
5 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) DB2
2 2 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Retail
3 5 (6.10%) Automotive
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Local Government
5 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) Java EE
1 2 (2.44%) Web Services
1 2 (2.44%) WSDL
1 2 (2.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.88%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.88%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.66%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (3.66%) PMI
5 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Telematics
6 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.22%) EPoS
6 1 (1.22%) FMCG
6 1 (1.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Linux
1 4 (4.88%) Solaris
1 4 (4.88%) Unix
2 3 (3.66%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) Project Management
2 29 (35.37%) PRINCE2
3 20 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.29%) Logistics
6 11 (13.41%) ITIL
7 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.98%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 7 (8.54%) Migration
9 7 (8.54%) Process Improvement
10 6 (7.32%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.10%) CRM
11 5 (6.10%) Release Management
11 5 (6.10%) Scrum
12 4 (4.88%) Business Analysis
12 4 (4.88%) Business Transformation
12 4 (4.88%) Project Planning
13 3 (3.66%) Data Migration
13 3 (3.66%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.54%) Java
2 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 17 (20.73%) Security Cleared
3 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.98%) APMP
5 8 (9.76%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.22%) HNC
7 1 (1.22%) HND
7 1 (1.22%) ISEB
7 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) hybris
4 2 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.22%) Mitel
5 1 (1.22%) Northgate
5 1 (1.22%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.22%) VMware
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