The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 73 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing PMI 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.28% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 1.23% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £650 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +69.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £650 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £650 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -46.50%
PMI
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
284 244 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.36% 23.11% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 100 117
Average daily rate £346 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £175 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 23
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £22.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMI across the Buckinghamshire region.

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMI across the Buckinghamshire region.

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PMI
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 4 £435 -33.07%
Aylesbury - - - -
PMI
South East

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PMI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMI.

1 16 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 15 (93.75%) PRINCE2
3 8 (50.00%) Project Management
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) PMP
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
8 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 2 (12.50%) CCNA
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 2 (12.50%) MS Project
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) J2EE
8 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PMI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) UMTS
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) 4G
4 1 (6.25%) 2G
4 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Transition Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) PRINCE2
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (31.25%) PMP
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) VMware