Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 15 7
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 172 156 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.28% 8.92% 11.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.91% 10.60% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 103 213
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £267 £219 £269
90th Percentile £500 £515 £500
South East median daily rate £436 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.59% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £26.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.93% -40.56% +164.71%
South East median hourly rate £26.93 £28.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year -6.32% -14.18% +36.80%

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 1930 1472 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.71% 84.16% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 802 1108
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £235 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 60 61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £9.72 £9.31 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.65 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 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 -14 115 £438 +9.38% 11
High Wycombe -4 17 £395 +71.74% 1
Aylesbury +10 8 - -
Amersham -2 2 - -
Marlow +2 1 £400 +122.22% 1
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 47 (27.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (26.74%) Finance
3 44 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (24.42%) PMO
5 40 (23.26%) PRINCE2
6 37 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (15.70%) Microsoft Project
7 27 (15.70%) Microsoft Excel
7 27 (15.70%) SC Cleared
7 27 (15.70%) Security Cleared
8 22 (12.79%) Microsoft Office
9 21 (12.21%) Programme Management
10 20 (11.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 20 (11.63%) PMP
10 20 (11.63%) PMI Certification
11 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (9.88%) ITIL
12 17 (9.88%) Linux
12 17 (9.88%) Banking
13 14 (8.14%) Degree
13 14 (8.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (7.56%) Ansible
14 13 (7.56%) Project Planning
14 13 (7.56%) Retail
14 13 (7.56%) IBM
14 13 (7.56%) Windows
15 12 (6.98%) SharePoint
15 12 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (6.98%) Process Improvement
15 12 (6.98%) DV Cleared

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 12 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.23%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (5.23%) CMS
3 7 (4.07%) Drupal
3 7 (4.07%) MS Project Server
4 5 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.33%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.74%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.74%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.16%) Confluence
7 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.58%) CICS
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 27 (15.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 27 (15.70%) Microsoft Project
2 22 (12.79%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (11.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (4.65%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.49%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (2.33%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.16%) BPCS
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) OpenShift
2 8 (4.65%) Office 365
3 3 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.74%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.74%) PaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.16%) IaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.16%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.91%) Internet
2 5 (2.91%) WAN
3 4 (2.33%) LAN
4 3 (1.74%) LDAP
4 3 (1.74%) Network Security
5 2 (1.16%) Intranet
5 2 (1.16%) SAN
5 2 (1.16%) Skype
5 2 (1.16%) Wireless
6 1 (0.58%) ATM
6 1 (0.58%) Firewall
6 1 (0.58%) NAS
6 1 (0.58%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.74%) DB2
3 3 (1.74%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.16%) Big Data
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.58%) Redis
5 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.98%) GitLab
2 9 (5.23%) JIRA
3 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (26.74%) Finance
2 17 (9.88%) Banking
3 13 (7.56%) Retail
4 7 (4.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.49%) Marketing
6 4 (2.33%) Automotive
7 3 (1.74%) Advertising
8 2 (1.16%) Electronics
8 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) German Language
Job Titles
1 71 (41.28%) Project Manager
2 39 (22.67%) Analyst
3 16 (9.30%) PMO Analyst
4 15 (8.72%) Business Analyst
5 12 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (6.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 11 (6.40%) Technical Manager
6 11 (6.40%) Technical Project Manager
7 10 (5.81%) Administrator
8 8 (4.65%) Architect
8 8 (4.65%) Developer
9 7 (4.07%) IT Manager
9 7 (4.07%) Senior Manager
9 7 (4.07%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (3.49%) Agile Project Manager
10 6 (3.49%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (3.49%) PMO Specialist
10 6 (3.49%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 5 (2.91%) PMO Manager
11 5 (2.91%) Portfolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.91%) HTML
2 4 (2.33%) HTML5
3 3 (1.74%) SOAP
3 3 (1.74%) XML
4 2 (1.16%) .NET
4 2 (1.16%) CSS
4 2 (1.16%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.16%) jQuery
4 2 (1.16%) Laravel
4 2 (1.16%) Node.js
4 2 (1.16%) REST
4 2 (1.16%) Web Services
4 2 (1.16%) XHTML
4 2 (1.16%) YAML
5 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.58%) Flash
5 1 (0.58%) Swagger
5 1 (0.58%) WSDL
5 1 (0.58%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.58%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.49%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.91%) PMI
4 4 (2.33%) Market Risk
4 4 (2.33%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.74%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.74%) Social Media
6 2 (1.16%) CMDB
6 2 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.16%) Infotainment
6 2 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.58%) DataPower
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) IVR
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.88%) Linux
2 13 (7.56%) Windows
3 7 (4.07%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.33%) Solaris
4 4 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.74%) AIX
5 3 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.74%) Unix
5 3 (1.74%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 40 (23.26%) PRINCE2
3 37 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (12.21%) Programme Management
5 17 (9.88%) ITIL
6 14 (8.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 13 (7.56%) Project Planning
8 12 (6.98%) Process Improvement
9 11 (6.40%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.40%) Change Management
9 11 (6.40%) Logistics
9 11 (6.40%) Portfolio Management
10 10 (5.81%) ERP
10 10 (5.81%) Incident Management
10 10 (5.81%) Migration
11 9 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.23%) Performance Improvement
11 9 (5.23%) Project Governance
11 9 (5.23%) Scrum
11 9 (5.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.40%) Python
2 7 (4.07%) Perl
3 6 (3.49%) C#
3 6 (3.49%) SQL
4 5 (2.91%) Java
4 5 (2.91%) PHP
5 4 (2.33%) VBA
6 3 (1.74%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.16%) C
7 2 (1.16%) COBOL
7 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.58%) JCL
8 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (15.70%) SC Cleared
1 27 (15.70%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.63%) PMI Certification
2 20 (11.63%) PMP
3 14 (8.14%) Degree
4 12 (6.98%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (5.23%) APMP
6 8 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.74%) ACCA
8 3 (1.74%) CCNA
8 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.74%) HNC
8 3 (1.74%) HND
8 3 (1.74%) MCSE
8 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.16%) GSAE
9 2 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (24.42%) PMO
2 9 (5.23%) P3O
3 7 (4.07%) QA
4 6 (3.49%) SLA
5 3 (1.74%) GDPR
6 2 (1.16%) IFRS
6 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 9 (5.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.16%) XenApp
5 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (7.56%) Ansible
2 2 (1.16%) Kibana
2 2 (1.16%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 47 (27.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.56%) IBM
3 10 (5.81%) Oracle
3 10 (5.81%) SAP
4 8 (4.65%) VMware
5 3 (1.74%) Cisco
5 3 (1.74%) Citrix
5 3 (1.74%) Google
5 3 (1.74%) NetApp
5 3 (1.74%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.16%) Brocade
6 2 (1.16%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.16%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.16%) Planview
6 2 (1.16%) Remedy
7 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.58%) TEOCO
7 1 (0.58%) WSO2