Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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 Planning
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 86 66
Rank change year-on-year -7 -20 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 25 8 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.42% 0.63% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.74% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 22
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £270 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.93% -28.00% +1.69%
10th Percentile £243 £214 £238
90th Percentile £513 £415 £499
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.04 - £10.00
10th Percentile £10.21 - £9.00
90th Percentile £11.86 - £13.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.04 - £10.00

Project Planning 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 1465 1084 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.24% 84.89% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 636 849
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +8.44% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £250
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.12% +24.94%
10th Percentile £8.87 £9.00 £9.43
90th Percentile £24.60 £38.75 £24.73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 14 (56.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) PMO
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team
8 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.00%) SAP
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) BPCS
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (8.00%) ERP
8 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.00%) Electronics
8 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.00%) Middleware
8 2 (8.00%) Data Management

Project Planning
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 (4.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) BPCS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) ATM
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) PMO Specialist
2 7 (28.00%) Portfolio Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Process Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Project Officer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) ERP Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) ERP Manager
6 2 (8.00%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Project Control Officer
7 1 (4.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Data Management
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) EAI
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) GDPR
2 1 (4.00%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) SAP