Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £440 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Project Manager
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 95 117
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 12 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.58% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.62% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £549 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.82% +21.94% +7.78%
10th Percentile £390 £411 £393
90th Percentile £493 £575 £492
South East median daily rate £481 £500 £480
% change year-on-year -3.75% +4.17% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £67.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year - +35.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2232 1612 2528
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 93.07% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 843 1274
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £213 £225
90th Percentile £525 £543 £514
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 80 107
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.14
90th Percentile £42.67 £38.88 £31.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.38% +2.29% +18.75%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Senior Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in Buckinghamshire

Senior Project Manager
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 Senior Project Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 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 -27 7 £451 -17.95%
High Wycombe - 1 £375 -
Senior Project Manager
South East

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Senior Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) APMP
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (25.00%) HNC
4 3 (25.00%) HND
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
6 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
6 1 (8.33%) PMO
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Retail

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
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 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) APMP
2 3 (25.00%) HNC
2 3 (25.00%) HND
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle