Period
to 16 January 2019

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 6 months to 16 January 2019 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
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 38 17
Rank change year-on-year +15 -21 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 89 91 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.65% 5.34% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.61% 6.35% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 60 73
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £431 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.13%
10th Percentile £280 £305 £338
90th Percentile £589 £488 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.06% +9.09% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.33 £26.93 £17.50
% change year-on-year +27.45% +53.90% -

Project Management 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,034 1,433 1,058
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.83% 84.10% 86.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 765 625
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £233 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £537 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 47 33
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +4.59%
10th Percentile £10.67 £9.18 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £24.40 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% -5.42%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Project Management.

1 35 (39.33%) PRINCE2
2 33 (37.08%) Finance
3 29 (32.58%) Security Cleared
4 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
5 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (25.84%) SC Cleared
7 21 (23.60%) DV Cleared
7 21 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (22.47%) Service Management
9 19 (21.35%) ITIL
10 17 (19.10%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (17.98%) Service Delivery
11 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (14.61%) Oracle
13 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Project
14 11 (12.36%) APMP
15 10 (11.24%) Problem Management
15 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (10.11%) Project Planning
17 8 (8.99%) SAP
17 8 (8.99%) Collaborative Working
18 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
18 7 (7.87%) Incident Management
18 7 (7.87%) Waterfall
18 7 (7.87%) Transition Management
18 7 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
19 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 6 (6.74%) SLA
19 6 (6.74%) Active Directory

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 3 (3.37%) IIS
1 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.12%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Primavera
1 1 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.37%) Office 365
3 2 (2.25%) SaaS
4 1 (1.12%) IaaS
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) LAN
1 1 (1.12%) SAN
1 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.12%) VoIP
1 1 (1.12%) VPN
1 1 (1.12%) WAN
1 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.12%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) LSMW
General
1 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Automotive
2 3 (3.37%) Banking
2 3 (3.37%) Legal
2 3 (3.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Billing
3 1 (1.12%) Electronics
3 1 (1.12%) German Language
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.12%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Project Manager
2 15 (16.85%) Service Manager
3 11 (12.36%) IT Manager
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (7.87%) Security Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Project Officer
6 6 (6.74%) Senior Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Service Transition Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Transition Manager
7 5 (5.62%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Junior
7 5 (5.62%) Senior Service Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.49%) IT Services Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Service Security Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) .NET
1 4 (4.49%) HTML
2 3 (3.37%) HTML5
2 3 (3.37%) LDAP
2 3 (3.37%) Node.js
2 3 (3.37%) SOAP
2 3 (3.37%) Web Services
2 3 (3.37%) XML
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.25%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.12%) LAMP
4 1 (1.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Robotics
5 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.33%) PRINCE2
2 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.47%) Service Management
4 19 (21.35%) ITIL
5 17 (19.10%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (17.98%) Service Delivery
7 10 (11.24%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.11%) Project Planning
9 8 (8.99%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (7.87%) Incident Management
10 7 (7.87%) Transition Management
10 7 (7.87%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (5.62%) Asset Management
12 5 (5.62%) Business Analysis
12 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.62%) Matrix Management
12 5 (5.62%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) SQL
2 3 (3.37%) Java
2 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.37%) PHP
2 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.37%) Python
3 2 (2.25%) C#
4 1 (1.12%) C
4 1 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Security Cleared
2 23 (25.84%) SC Cleared
3 21 (23.60%) DV Cleared
4 16 (17.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (12.36%) APMP
6 6 (6.74%) HNC
6 6 (6.74%) HND
6 6 (6.74%) ISEB
7 5 (5.62%) Degree
7 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.49%) PMP
9 3 (3.37%) MBA
10 2 (2.25%) CISSP
10 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (2.25%) MCP
10 2 (2.25%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (2.25%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (1.12%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) SLA
2 5 (5.62%) PMO
3 3 (3.37%) GDPR
4 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Firmware
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.61%) Oracle
3 8 (8.99%) SAP
4 5 (5.62%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.25%) Avaya
5 2 (2.25%) Planview
5 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix
6 1 (1.12%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.12%) Meraki
6 1 (1.12%) NetApp
6 1 (1.12%) Twitter
6 1 (1.12%) VMware
6 1 (1.12%) Wyse