Period
to 18 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £494 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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.

IT Project Manager
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 102 71
Rank change year-on-year +7 -31 +26
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 8 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.52% 0.66% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.69% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £494 £414 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.34% +2.16% -4.71%
10th Percentile £442 £375 £400
90th Percentile £564 £501 £464
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £494 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +19.34% +3.44% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,457 1,455 1,390
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 95.35% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 728 757
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £222 £270 £231
90th Percentile £550 £538 £528
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 55 50
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £16.92 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.96% +32.71% -8.93%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.12 £8.50
90th Percentile £19.65 £20.45 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -15.94% +23.21% -6.67%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Milton Keynes

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Milton Keynes

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Milton Keynes

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) APMP
4 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Kafka
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (12.50%) Case Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) RAD
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
2 1 (12.50%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Nuxeo