The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 29 April 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 69 122 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.95% 16.14% 12.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 19.15% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 72 60
Median daily rate £428 £420 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.78% +11.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £351 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £514 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.67%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 655 637 727
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.95% 84.26% 80.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 372 376
Median daily rate £420 £410 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +11.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £60.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.58% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Milton Keynes

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Milton Keynes

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 55 (42.31%) Finance
2 47 (36.15%) PRINCE2
3 42 (32.31%) Security Cleared
4 37 (28.46%) Microsoft
5 36 (27.69%) SC Cleared
6 34 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (24.62%) ITIL
8 30 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
9 29 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (14.62%) Change Management
11 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Project
12 16 (12.31%) Logistics
13 14 (10.77%) Scrum
13 14 (10.77%) DV Cleared
14 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 13 (10.00%) Retail
14 13 (10.00%) Service Management
15 12 (9.23%) VMware
15 12 (9.23%) Windows
15 12 (9.23%) Linux
15 12 (9.23%) Transition Management
15 12 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (8.46%) Stakeholder Analysis
16 11 (8.46%) Data Centre
16 11 (8.46%) Business Transformation
16 11 (8.46%) Oracle
16 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
16 11 (8.46%) MS Visio
17 10 (7.69%) Java
17 10 (7.69%) Wi-Fi

Project Management
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 9 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.08%) Confluence
2 4 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.31%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (2.31%) IIS
3 3 (2.31%) LiveCycle
3 3 (2.31%) SAS
4 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (8.46%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.31%) Staffware
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) OpenShift
2 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.08%) IaaS
2 4 (3.08%) SaaS
3 3 (2.31%) Office 365
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (5.38%) WAN
3 5 (3.85%) SAN
4 4 (3.08%) Firewall
5 3 (2.31%) LDAP
6 2 (1.54%) Internet
6 2 (1.54%) LAN
6 2 (1.54%) SMS
6 2 (1.54%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.54%) VLAN
6 2 (1.54%) VoIP
6 2 (1.54%) Wireless
7 1 (0.77%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.77%) DNS
7 1 (0.77%) Network Security
7 1 (0.77%) Skype
7 1 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.38%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (3.08%) Redis
2 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.31%) DB2
3 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.77%) Big Data
4 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.62%) GitLab
2 4 (3.08%) JIRA
3 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.31%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.31%) MSI
3 3 (2.31%) SonarQube
3 3 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 55 (42.31%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Retail
3 8 (6.15%) Automotive
4 6 (4.62%) Banking
5 5 (3.85%) Marketing
5 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.31%) Electronics
6 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) German Language
Job Titles
1 45 (34.62%) Project Manager
2 15 (11.54%) Analyst
3 14 (10.77%) Architect
4 13 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 9 (6.92%) Change Manager
5 9 (6.92%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (5.38%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 6 (4.62%) Business Manager
9 5 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.85%) Supplier Manager
9 5 (3.85%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.85%) Transition Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Change Project Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Programme Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.31%) .NET
1 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
1 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.31%) OAuth
1 3 (2.31%) OAuth2
1 3 (2.31%) Spring Boot
2 2 (1.54%) Web Services
2 2 (1.54%) WSDL
2 2 (1.54%) XSD
3 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.77%) HTML
3 1 (0.77%) Java EE
3 1 (0.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.46%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.08%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.31%) DataPower
7 2 (1.54%) PMI
8 1 (0.77%) CMDB
8 1 (0.77%) EPoS
8 1 (0.77%) IVR
8 1 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Linux
1 12 (9.23%) Windows
2 4 (3.08%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.31%) Unix
3 3 (2.31%) zOS
4 2 (1.54%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.15%) PRINCE2
2 34 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (24.62%) ITIL
4 29 (22.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (14.62%) Change Management
6 16 (12.31%) Logistics
7 14 (10.77%) Scrum
8 13 (10.00%) Service Management
9 12 (9.23%) Transition Management
10 11 (8.46%) Business Transformation
10 11 (8.46%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 10 (7.69%) DevOps
12 9 (6.92%) Agile Project Management
13 8 (6.15%) ITSM
13 8 (6.15%) Problem Management
13 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (5.38%) Programme Management
15 6 (4.62%) Kanban
15 6 (4.62%) Supplier Management
15 6 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.69%) Java
2 7 (5.38%) Python
3 6 (4.62%) Perl
3 6 (4.62%) SQL
4 3 (2.31%) C#
5 1 (0.77%) C
5 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.77%) VB
5 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (32.31%) Security Cleared
2 36 (27.69%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.77%) DV Cleared
4 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (6.92%) Degree
6 5 (3.85%) APMG
6 5 (3.85%) APMP
6 5 (3.85%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.31%) PMP
8 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.77%) CCNP
9 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.77%) MCSE
9 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) PMO
2 7 (5.38%) SLA
3 3 (2.31%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) GPG13
4 1 (0.77%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.77%) ISO19770
4 1 (0.77%) ISO22301
System Software
1 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.77%) Docker
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.77%) XenApp
4 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) Ansible
2 2 (1.54%) SCCM
3 1 (0.77%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.77%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.77%) SCOM
3 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.23%) VMware
3 11 (8.46%) Oracle
4 6 (4.62%) Citrix
5 5 (3.85%) SAP
6 4 (3.08%) Cisco
7 3 (2.31%) Adobe
7 3 (2.31%) IBM
7 3 (2.31%) ILOG
7 3 (2.31%) Remedy
7 3 (2.31%) WSO2
8 2 (1.54%) Avaya
9 1 (0.77%) AppSense
9 1 (0.77%) CommVault
9 1 (0.77%) EMC
9 1 (0.77%) Genesys
9 1 (0.77%) HP
9 1 (0.77%) IFS
9 1 (0.77%) NetApp
9 1 (0.77%) Progress
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
VASSIT
Rate: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago