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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 74 67 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 -18  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 8 10 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.78% 0.96% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.14% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 15
Median daily rate £430 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.30% -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £178 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.66% +7.14%  

Project Planning 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 852 881 969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.80% 84.47% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 464 475
Median daily rate £405 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.21% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 19
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.57 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 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 -5 8 £430 +36.50% 2
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) MS Project
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (14.29%) Retail

Project Planning
Top Related 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) ATM
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Online Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Project Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Web Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Broadcast Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Logistics
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.14%) APMP
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (7.14%) PMP
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO22301
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Infor
3 1 (7.14%) RedPrairie
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
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