Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Project Management
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 19 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 139 175 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.05% 8.33% 12.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.50% 10.09% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 102 153
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £285
90th Percentile £538 £550 £488
South East median daily rate £450 £436 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.47% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -66.67% +118.18%
South East median hourly rate £33.14 £23.25 £22.68
% change year-on-year +42.54% +2.54% -15.23%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,635 1,734 1,704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.87% 82.49% 84.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 806 924
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £254
90th Percentile £560 £539 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +4.60% +4.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 54 44
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.48% +17.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.06 £9.37
90th Percentile £47.50 £77.50 £51.85
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +25.60% -15.79% +10.21%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Buckinghamshire

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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 -8 111 £425 - 16
High Wycombe -3 11 £418 +27.48% 3
Aylesbury - 2 £525 - 1
Buckingham - 1 £451 -
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 65 (46.76%) Finance
2 46 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (31.65%) PRINCE2
4 38 (27.34%) Microsoft
5 36 (25.90%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (22.30%) Security Cleared
7 24 (17.27%) SC Cleared
7 24 (17.27%) ITIL
8 22 (15.83%) Microsoft Project
8 22 (15.83%) PMO
9 21 (15.11%) Matrix Organization
9 21 (15.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (14.39%) Change Management
10 20 (14.39%) Degree
11 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Office
12 18 (12.95%) Oracle
12 18 (12.95%) DV Cleared
13 15 (10.79%) Microsoft Excel
13 15 (10.79%) Retail
14 14 (10.07%) Banking
15 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 13 (9.35%) Linux
15 13 (9.35%) APMP
15 13 (9.35%) Waterfall
16 12 (8.63%) SQL
17 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
17 11 (7.91%) Programme Management
17 11 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
18 10 (7.19%) Agile Project Management
18 10 (7.19%) Line Management

Project Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.32%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.88%) Confluence
3 4 (2.88%) IIS
4 3 (2.16%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.72%) SAS
5 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (15.83%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (10.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (5.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (5.04%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.72%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.72%) Revit
5 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.44%) Primavera
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) IaaS
1 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.44%) Office 365
1 2 (1.44%) PaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) SAN
2 2 (1.44%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) DHCP
3 1 (0.72%) DNS
3 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) DB2
2 5 (3.60%) Big Data
3 4 (2.88%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.16%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.44%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.44%) HBase
5 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) Power BI
6 1 (0.72%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.72%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.72%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) JIRA
2 5 (3.60%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.88%) GitLab
3 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.72%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (46.76%) Finance
2 15 (10.79%) Retail
3 14 (10.07%) Banking
4 7 (5.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.32%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.32%) Marketing
6 2 (1.44%) Law
6 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Publishing
7 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (35.97%) Project Manager
2 16 (11.51%) Analyst
3 11 (7.91%) Developer
4 9 (6.47%) Technical Manager
5 8 (5.76%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (5.04%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.04%) IT Manager
7 6 (4.32%) Architect
7 6 (4.32%) PMO Manager
7 6 (4.32%) Project Officer
7 6 (4.32%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.60%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Contracts Manager
8 5 (3.60%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 5 (3.60%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Project Support Officer
8 5 (3.60%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Service Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Support Officer
9 4 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) .NET
2 5 (3.60%) .NET Framework
2 5 (3.60%) Web Services
3 4 (2.88%) .NET Core
3 4 (2.88%) RESTful
4 3 (2.16%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.16%) Kafka
4 3 (2.16%) LDAP
5 2 (1.44%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.72%) HTML
6 1 (0.72%) J2EE
6 1 (0.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.32%) Mainframe
2 6 (4.32%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.88%) CCTV
4 3 (2.16%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.16%) iSeries
4 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.44%) FMCG
5 2 (1.44%) Life Science
5 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.35%) Linux
2 10 (7.19%) Unix
3 9 (6.47%) Windows
4 7 (5.04%) Solaris
5 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.16%) zOS
6 1 (0.72%) AIX
6 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (31.65%) PRINCE2
3 24 (17.27%) ITIL
4 21 (15.11%) Matrix Organization
4 21 (15.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (14.39%) Change Management
6 13 (9.35%) Waterfall
7 11 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (7.91%) Programme Management
8 10 (7.19%) Agile Project Management
8 10 (7.19%) Business Analysis
8 10 (7.19%) Line Management
8 10 (7.19%) Matrix Management
9 8 (5.76%) Logistics
9 8 (5.76%) Project Planning
9 8 (5.76%) Workflow
10 7 (5.04%) Coaching
10 7 (5.04%) Programme Delivery
10 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.63%) SQL
2 4 (2.88%) Java
3 3 (2.16%) Scala
4 1 (0.72%) C#
4 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (22.30%) Security Cleared
2 24 (17.27%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.39%) Degree
4 18 (12.95%) DV Cleared
5 13 (9.35%) APMP
5 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.32%) HNC
7 6 (4.32%) HND
8 5 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.88%) MCP
9 4 (2.88%) MCSE
10 3 (2.16%) ISEB
10 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.16%) PMP
10 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.44%) APMG
11 2 (1.44%) CIPD
11 2 (1.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.83%) PMO
2 7 (5.04%) SLA
3 5 (3.60%) QA
4 3 (2.16%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.44%) GDPR
5 2 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.72%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.72%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.16%) HDFS
2 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.16%) XenApp
3 2 (1.44%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) Kibana
2 2 (1.44%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.72%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (27.34%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.95%) Oracle
3 7 (5.04%) VMware
4 6 (4.32%) Citrix
4 6 (4.32%) Remedy
5 5 (3.60%) Cisco
6 4 (2.88%) NetApp
6 4 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.16%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.16%) Hortonworks
7 3 (2.16%) HP
7 3 (2.16%) IBM
7 3 (2.16%) SAP
8 2 (1.44%) Google
8 2 (1.44%) Tableau
9 1 (0.72%) Brocade
9 1 (0.72%) Netezza
9 1 (0.72%) Pardot
9 1 (0.72%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Workday