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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 15 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 66 120 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.82% 12.46% 10.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.44% 12.90% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 81 55
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-23.12% +34.45%
Project Manager
Buckinghamshire

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
632 930 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 96.57% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 518 463
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £232 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £30.00 £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016, 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 74 (46.54%) Project Management
2 51 (32.08%) PRINCE2
3 46 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (27.04%) Finance
5 35 (22.01%) Banking
6 32 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (17.61%) Retail
8 26 (16.35%) Migration
9 22 (13.84%) Waterfall
10 21 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
12 18 (11.32%) Business Analysis
13 17 (10.69%) MS Excel
14 15 (9.43%) E-Commerce
15 13 (8.18%) Project Governance
16 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
16 12 (7.55%) Oracle
16 12 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (6.92%) Data Centre
17 11 (6.92%) Change Management
17 11 (6.92%) Scrum
17 11 (6.92%) Marketing
17 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
18 10 (6.29%) SAP
18 10 (6.29%) ERP
18 10 (6.29%) Citrix
18 10 (6.29%) DevOps
19 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
19 9 (5.66%) Internet
19 9 (5.66%) Windows

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 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.77%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.52%) Confluence
3 4 (2.52%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.63%) IIS
5 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.66%) MS Project
3 6 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.77%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.63%) Maximo
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.63%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.14%) Slack
2 2 (1.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.66%) Internet
2 7 (4.40%) Firewall
2 7 (4.40%) SAN
3 6 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (3.77%) DNS
3 6 (3.77%) FTP
3 6 (3.77%) NetScaler
3 6 (3.77%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (3.77%) SSL
3 6 (3.77%) VPN
4 5 (3.14%) Skype
5 2 (1.26%) LAN
5 2 (1.26%) WAN
6 1 (0.63%) ATM
6 1 (0.63%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.63%) MPLS
6 1 (0.63%) Network Security
6 1 (0.63%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.63%) VoIP
6 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.26%) Big Data
2 2 (1.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.63%) DB2
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) JIRA
2 4 (2.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 43 (27.04%) Finance
2 35 (22.01%) Banking
3 28 (17.61%) Retail
4 11 (6.92%) Marketing
5 8 (5.03%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.40%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.77%) Electronics
8 5 (3.14%) Automotive
9 4 (2.52%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.52%) Middleware
2 3 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) Java EE
3 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.92%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.77%) User Experience
5 5 (3.14%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.14%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.89%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.26%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.26%) FMCG
8 2 (1.26%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.26%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) PACS
9 1 (0.63%) PMI
9 1 (0.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.66%) Windows
2 4 (2.52%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.26%) Android
3 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Solaris
4 1 (0.63%) Unix
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (46.54%) Project Management
2 51 (32.08%) PRINCE2
3 46 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (16.35%) Migration
6 22 (13.84%) Waterfall
7 18 (11.32%) Business Analysis
8 15 (9.43%) E-Commerce
9 13 (8.18%) Project Governance
10 11 (6.92%) Change Management
10 11 (6.92%) Scrum
11 10 (6.29%) DevOps
11 10 (6.29%) ERP
12 9 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.66%) Data Migration
13 8 (5.03%) ITIL
14 7 (4.40%) Cybersecurity
15 6 (3.77%) B2B
15 6 (3.77%) Coaching
15 6 (3.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.52%) Java
2 2 (1.26%) SQL
3 1 (0.63%) COBOL
3 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.77%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (3.77%) PMP
6 5 (3.14%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.63%) Degree
7 1 (0.63%) GSAE
7 1 (0.63%) HNC
7 1 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.55%) Oracle
3 10 (6.29%) Citrix
3 10 (6.29%) SAP
4 7 (4.40%) CheckPoint
4 7 (4.40%) IBM
5 6 (3.77%) Blue Coat
5 6 (3.77%) Cisco
5 6 (3.77%) F5
5 6 (3.77%) IronPort
6 2 (1.26%) VMware
7 1 (0.63%) Concur
7 1 (0.63%) EMC
7 1 (0.63%) HP
7 1 (0.63%) hybris
7 1 (0.63%) NEC
7 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
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