The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 60 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 5 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.74% 2.65% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 3.33% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 14
Median daily rate £270 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £335 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £540 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £34.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +76.92%
Project Planning
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
563 661 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.92% 79.73% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 388 450
Median daily rate £413 £391 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 20
Median hourly rate £11.50 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planning across the Milton Keynes region.

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Milton Keynes region.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (33.33%) MS Project
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (26.67%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (20.00%) SCCM
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) ATM
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Logistics
7 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) PMP
7 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Change Control
8 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 1 (6.67%) Office 365
8 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (6.67%) SDLC

Project Planning
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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Project
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) ATM
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Development Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Software Development Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Logistics
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) BPR
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) EAI
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (13.33%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) VMware