Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Project Manager
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 74 111
Rank change year-on-year -46 +37 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 9 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 1.81% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.90% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 15
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +7.87%
10th Percentile £398 £360 £378
90th Percentile £490 £479 £500
South East median daily rate £423 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -3.98% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £38.13 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -30.68% +103.89%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2025 1898 2454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 95.16% 95.38% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 984 1211
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £225 £234 £233
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 71 89
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -3.45% -
10th Percentile £9.38 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.25 £44.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Project Manager in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -35 9 £415 +2.47%
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Logistics
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) PMP
6 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (11.11%) APMP
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Logistics
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (11.11%) APMP
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle