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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 17 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 54 148 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.54% 14.57% 11.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.28% 15.31% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 100 57
Median daily rate £425 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £350 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.79% +19.31%
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
582 967 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.09% 95.18% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 538 435
Median daily rate £415 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £30.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 67 (46.53%) Project Management
2 51 (35.42%) PRINCE2
3 45 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (27.08%) Finance
5 32 (22.22%) Banking
6 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (16.67%) Retail
8 23 (15.97%) Microsoft
9 21 (14.58%) Waterfall
10 19 (13.19%) Migration
11 18 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 16 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 16 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 15 (10.42%) Business Analysis
14 14 (9.72%) SC Cleared
15 13 (9.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 13 (9.03%) E-Commerce
15 13 (9.03%) MS Project
15 13 (9.03%) Scrum
16 11 (7.64%) Oracle
16 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (6.94%) ITIL
17 10 (6.94%) ERP
17 10 (6.94%) Marketing
17 10 (6.94%) Project Governance
18 9 (6.25%) DV Cleared
18 9 (6.25%) SAP
19 8 (5.56%) DevOps
19 8 (5.56%) SharePoint
19 8 (5.56%) 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 8 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.78%) Confluence
2 4 (2.78%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.39%) IIS
4 2 (1.39%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.03%) MS Project
3 5 (3.47%) MS Office
4 4 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.78%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.69%) Maximo
3 1 (0.69%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.08%) Slack
2 2 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) Internet
2 4 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (2.78%) DNS
2 4 (2.78%) Firewall
2 4 (2.78%) FTP
2 4 (2.78%) NetScaler
2 4 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (2.78%) SAN
2 4 (2.78%) SSL
2 4 (2.78%) VPN
3 3 (2.08%) ATM
3 3 (2.08%) Skype
4 2 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.69%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.69%) MPLS
5 1 (0.69%) Network Security
5 1 (0.69%) VoIP
5 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.39%) Big Data
2 2 (1.39%) DB2
2 2 (1.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) JIRA
2 4 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 39 (27.08%) Finance
2 32 (22.22%) Banking
3 24 (16.67%) Retail
4 10 (6.94%) Marketing
5 6 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.47%) Electronics
6 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.78%) Automotive
8 3 (2.08%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.08%) Middleware
2 2 (1.39%) Java EE
2 2 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.86%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.17%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (2.78%) User Experience
5 3 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.08%) PMI
6 2 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.39%) FMCG
6 2 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.69%) PACS
7 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.56%) Windows
2 4 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.39%) Android
3 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.39%) Linux
3 2 (1.39%) Solaris
3 2 (1.39%) Unix
3 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.39%) zOS
4 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (46.53%) Project Management
2 51 (35.42%) PRINCE2
3 45 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (14.58%) Waterfall
6 19 (13.19%) Migration
7 15 (10.42%) Business Analysis
8 13 (9.03%) E-Commerce
8 13 (9.03%) Scrum
9 10 (6.94%) ERP
9 10 (6.94%) ITIL
9 10 (6.94%) Project Governance
10 8 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.56%) DevOps
10 8 (5.56%) Logistics
10 8 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (4.86%) Change Management
12 6 (4.17%) CRM
12 6 (4.17%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.47%) Java
2 2 (1.39%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) COBOL
3 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 16 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.86%) PMI Certification
6 6 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.17%) PMP
7 4 (2.78%) APMP
8 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.69%) Degree
8 1 (0.69%) GSAE
8 1 (0.69%) HNC
8 1 (0.69%) HND
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.64%) Oracle
3 9 (6.25%) SAP
4 8 (5.56%) Citrix
5 6 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.78%) Blue Coat
6 4 (2.78%) Cisco
6 4 (2.78%) F5
6 4 (2.78%) IBM
6 4 (2.78%) IronPort
7 2 (1.39%) hybris
7 2 (1.39%) VMware
8 1 (0.69%) Concur
8 1 (0.69%) HP
8 1 (0.69%) NEC
8 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
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