Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 18 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 Planning
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 96 90
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 30 12 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.27% 0.68% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.81% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 23
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £243 £216 £222
90th Percentile £513 £460 £487
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.04 - £10.00
10th Percentile £10.21 - £9.00
90th Percentile £11.86 - £10.50
South East median hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +14.06% +21.90% -77.17%

Project Planning 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 1934 1483 2153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.78% 84.12% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 813 1137
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £236 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Buckinghamshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Buckinghamshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Buckinghamshire

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Buckinghamshire

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 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 -6 25 £475 +75.93%
High Wycombe -11 1 - -
Project Planning
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 17 (56.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (43.33%) Project Management
3 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) PMO
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.33%) PMP
8 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
9 3 (10.00%) Banking
9 3 (10.00%) Logistics
9 3 (10.00%) Marketing
9 3 (10.00%) Change Management
9 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
9 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (10.00%) ATM
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (10.00%) Windows
9 3 (10.00%) SCCM
9 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
9 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
9 3 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared

Project Planning
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 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) ATM
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 7 (23.33%) PMO Specialist
3 7 (23.33%) Portfolio Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Process Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (10.00%) Project Officer
8 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) ERP Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) ERP Manager
8 2 (6.67%) ERP Project Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Project Control Officer
9 1 (3.33%) CRM Architect
9 1 (3.33%) Middleware Specialist
9 1 (3.33%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (43.33%) Project Management
3 12 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Logistics
6 3 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 4 (13.33%) PMP
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) P3O
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Google