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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 13 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 84 108 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.29% 11.39% 11.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 13.47% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 73 80
Median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.09% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -20.28%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 828 802 997
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.74% 84.60% 81.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 440 519
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 24
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.37 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 66 £463 +12.80% 15
High Wycombe +1 6 £330 -27.86% 1
Amersham 0 1 - - 2
Project Management
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 61 (36.53%) Finance
2 55 (32.93%) PRINCE2
3 47 (28.14%) Security Cleared
4 45 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (25.75%) ITIL
5 43 (25.75%) Microsoft
6 41 (24.55%) SC Cleared
7 35 (20.96%) Microsoft Office
8 31 (18.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (13.77%) PMO
10 21 (12.57%) Change Management
10 21 (12.57%) Linux
11 20 (11.98%) Service Management
11 20 (11.98%) Logistics
11 20 (11.98%) DevOps
12 19 (11.38%) DV Cleared
13 18 (10.78%) Programme Management
13 18 (10.78%) Windows
14 17 (10.18%) Scrum
15 16 (9.58%) Microsoft Project
16 15 (8.98%) VMware
16 15 (8.98%) Data Centre
17 14 (8.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 14 (8.38%) SLA
17 14 (8.38%) Python
18 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Excel
18 13 (7.78%) MS Visio
18 13 (7.78%) Ansible
19 12 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (7.19%) Oracle

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 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.99%) Confluence
2 5 (2.99%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.80%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (1.80%) IIS
4 3 (1.80%) LiveCycle
4 3 (1.80%) SAS
5 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Drupal
6 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 35 (20.96%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (9.58%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (7.78%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.80%) Staffware
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) BPCS
4 1 (0.60%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.59%) OpenShift
2 7 (4.19%) Office 365
3 5 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.99%) IaaS
4 4 (2.40%) SaaS
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.20%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.60%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.60%) PaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.59%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (3.59%) WAN
3 5 (2.99%) Firewall
3 5 (2.99%) LDAP
3 5 (2.99%) SAN
4 3 (1.80%) Internet
4 3 (1.80%) Skype
5 2 (1.20%) Network Security
5 2 (1.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.60%) DNS
6 1 (0.60%) NAS
6 1 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.60%) SMS
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.59%) MongoDB
2 8 (4.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (4.79%) Redis
3 6 (3.59%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (3.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.99%) DB2
5 4 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
8 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.60%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.60%) MySQL
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (6.59%) GitLab
2 5 (2.99%) JIRA
3 4 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.40%) SonarQube
3 4 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.80%) MSI
General
1 61 (36.53%) Finance
2 12 (7.19%) Banking
3 11 (6.59%) Retail
4 9 (5.39%) Marketing
5 7 (4.19%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.99%) Electronics
6 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.20%) Automotive
7 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (32.93%) Project Manager
2 24 (14.37%) Analyst
3 17 (10.18%) Architect
4 14 (8.38%) IT Manager
5 10 (5.99%) Change Manager
5 10 (5.99%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 9 (5.39%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (4.79%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.79%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (4.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 7 (4.19%) Technical Architect
9 6 (3.59%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Business Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Supplier Manager
10 5 (2.99%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) PMO Manager
10 5 (2.99%) Programme Manager
10 5 (2.99%) Project Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.40%) HTML
2 3 (1.80%) HTML5
2 3 (1.80%) SOAP
2 3 (1.80%) XML
3 2 (1.20%) .NET
3 2 (1.20%) Laravel
3 2 (1.20%) Node.js
3 2 (1.20%) Web Services
3 2 (1.20%) WSDL
3 2 (1.20%) XSD
3 2 (1.20%) YAML
4 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.60%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) Java EE
4 1 (0.60%) jQuery
4 1 (0.60%) REST
4 1 (0.60%) XHTML
4 1 (0.60%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.98%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.99%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.99%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.59%) DataPower
5 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.40%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.20%) PMI
6 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.60%) CMDB
7 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.60%) EPoS
7 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.60%) IVR
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.60%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.57%) Linux
2 18 (10.78%) Windows
3 7 (4.19%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.40%) Unix
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Vista
5 3 (1.80%) zOS
6 2 (1.20%) AIX
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.20%) Solaris
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.93%) PRINCE2
2 45 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (25.75%) ITIL
4 31 (18.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (12.57%) Change Management
6 20 (11.98%) DevOps
6 20 (11.98%) Logistics
6 20 (11.98%) Service Management
7 18 (10.78%) Programme Management
8 17 (10.18%) Scrum
9 11 (6.59%) ITSM
9 11 (6.59%) Problem Management
9 11 (6.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (6.59%) Waterfall
10 10 (5.99%) Coaching
10 10 (5.99%) Incident Management
11 9 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.39%) Migration
12 8 (4.79%) Agile Project Management
13 7 (4.19%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.38%) Python
2 12 (7.19%) SQL
3 11 (6.59%) Java
4 9 (5.39%) Perl
5 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.80%) PHP
7 2 (1.20%) C
7 2 (1.20%) C#
8 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.60%) VB
8 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (28.14%) Security Cleared
2 41 (24.55%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.38%) DV Cleared
4 14 (8.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (5.99%) Degree
6 8 (4.79%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (4.19%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.99%) APMP
8 5 (2.99%) PMP
9 4 (2.40%) MCSE
9 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.80%) APMG
10 3 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.20%) GSAE
12 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.77%) PMO
2 14 (8.38%) SLA
3 6 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (2.40%) QA
5 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 1 (0.60%) GPG13
6 1 (0.60%) GxP
6 1 (0.60%) HL7
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (5.99%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.80%) XenApp
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (7.78%) Ansible
2 2 (1.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.60%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.60%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.60%) SCOM
3 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (25.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.98%) VMware
3 12 (7.19%) Oracle
4 9 (5.39%) Citrix
5 7 (4.19%) IBM
5 7 (4.19%) Remedy
5 7 (4.19%) SAP
6 6 (3.59%) WSO2
7 5 (2.99%) Cisco
8 3 (1.80%) Adobe
8 3 (1.80%) ILOG
8 3 (1.80%) NetApp
9 2 (1.20%) Avaya
9 2 (1.20%) Google
9 2 (1.20%) HP
9 2 (1.20%) IFS
9 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.60%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.60%) Tableau
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