Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 17 9
Rank change year-on-year -21 -8 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 87 107 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.13% 8.68% 11.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 10.14% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 74 127
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £320 £340 £287
90th Percentile £488 £550 £484
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +54.29% - -

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 1,417 1,055 1,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.50% 85.56% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 627 743
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.48% +5.77% +11.43%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £575 £529
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £384
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.23% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 31 44
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.25% +5.33%
10th Percentile £9.15 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £24.50 £38.75 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.93
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.84% +22.54%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018, 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 29 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (31.03%) PRINCE2
3 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
3 23 (26.44%) Finance
4 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (19.54%) SC Cleared
5 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
5 17 (19.54%) PMO
6 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (18.39%) Retail
7 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (13.79%) IBM
8 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.64%) Linux
9 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (11.49%) APMP
10 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (10.34%) CRM
11 8 (9.20%) Python
11 8 (9.20%) Oracle
11 8 (9.20%) Change Management
11 8 (9.20%) OpenShift
11 8 (9.20%) Ansible
11 8 (9.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 8 (9.20%) Project Planning
12 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
12 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (8.05%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (8.05%) GitLab

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 7 (8.05%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.30%) Confluence
4 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.30%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (9.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (8.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) OpenShift
2 3 (3.45%) PaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) LAN
1 3 (3.45%) WAN
1 3 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) Intranet
2 2 (2.30%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) LDAP
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) Big Data
1 3 (3.45%) DB2
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.30%) Data Lake
2 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.15%) MySQL
3 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) GitLab
2 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.15%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Retail
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) German Language
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (51.72%) Project Manager
2 13 (14.94%) Analyst
3 9 (10.34%) Digital Project Manager
4 7 (8.05%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 6 (6.90%) PMO Specialist
6 5 (5.75%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Portfolio Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Process Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) Business Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Transition Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.15%) REST
2 1 (1.15%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.45%) PMI
3 3 (3.45%) Social Media
4 2 (2.30%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.30%) Infotainment
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.15%) Fintech
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.45%) Solaris
4 2 (2.30%) AIX
4 2 (2.30%) Unix
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (31.03%) PRINCE2
3 16 (18.39%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
5 9 (10.34%) CRM
6 8 (9.20%) Change Management
6 8 (9.20%) Project Planning
7 7 (8.05%) Scrum
7 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (8.05%) Task Automation
8 6 (6.90%) ITIL
8 6 (6.90%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.75%) Logistics
9 5 (5.75%) Migration
9 5 (5.75%) Project Governance
9 5 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.75%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.60%) Business Analysis
10 4 (4.60%) ERP
10 4 (4.60%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.20%) Python
2 7 (8.05%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) COBOL
3 1 (1.15%) JCL
3 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) SC Cleared
1 17 (19.54%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.49%) APMP
3 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.75%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.75%) PMP
6 4 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (4.60%) Degree
6 4 (4.60%) HNC
6 4 (4.60%) HND
7 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.30%) ISEB
8 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.15%) APMG
9 1 (1.15%) CCNA
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.54%) PMO
2 4 (4.60%) QA
3 3 (3.45%) GDPR
3 3 (3.45%) P3O
4 1 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.30%) Kibana
3 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.79%) IBM
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) SAP
5 3 (3.45%) Brocade
6 2 (2.30%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.30%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.30%) EMC
6 2 (2.30%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.30%) HP
6 2 (2.30%) NetApp
6 2 (2.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.15%) Planview
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.15%) Symantec