Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Officer was £253 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 24 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.

Project Officer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 91 98
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Officer 9 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.51% 0.39% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.42% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £253 £233 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.60% -5.10% -3.92%
10th Percentile £226 £133 £209
90th Percentile £267 £255 £315
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £253 £233 £230
% change year-on-year +8.60% +1.09% -9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.04 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.04 - -

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 1677 1189 1871
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.18% 92.89% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 657 957
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £228
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 55 82
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £13.22 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.27% +3.69% -1.92%
10th Percentile £9.40 £8.70 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.50 £33.55 £19.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%

Project Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Officer in Milton Keynes

Project Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Officer in Milton Keynes

Project Officer
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 Officer in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Officer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Project Officer 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Project Officer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) P3O
6 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) UX Design
6 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) PMO
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) CMDB
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Project Officer 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) P3O
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft