The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 64 61 46
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 8 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.10% 1.20% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.39% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 12
Median daily rate £430 £315 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.50% -18.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £173 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £469 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.66% +7.14%  

Project Planning 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 618 646 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.66% 85.90% 79.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 366 338
Median daily rate £415 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Project Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Milton Keynes

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Milton Keynes

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Milton Keynes

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Milton Keynes

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (25.00%) MS Project
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) C
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) Logistics
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing

Project Planning
Top Related 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ATM
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Online Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Web Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Broadcast Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) APMP
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO22301
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) RedPrairie
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