Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 97 107
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10 +2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 13 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 0.48% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.52% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 17
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £415 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% - +2.79%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £306
90th Percentile £488 £473 £449
South East median daily rate £450 £414 £425
% change year-on-year +8.76% -2.65% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.50 - £55.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,149 1,536 2,282
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 92.98% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,000 816 1,132
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £219 £230
90th Percentile £538 £563 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 75 98
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £29.46 £38.75 £30.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.26% +21.88%

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 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 22 January 2018. 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 -32 9 £425 +2.41% 3
Aylesbury - 1 £475 -
IT Project Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) APMP
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi

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 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 1 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (15.38%) APMP
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com