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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 76 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing PMI 10 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.92% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.72% 4.10% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
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£265 £406 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.76% +93.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £419 £414
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £165.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
- +258.69%
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
367 244 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.58% 22.41% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 130 97
Average daily rate £350 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £481 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 14
Average hourly rate £16.32 £15.97 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.19% +16.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.08 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.65 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 2015. 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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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 -4 8 £265 -35.75%
PMI
South East

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 15 (88.24%) Project Management
3 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) PMP
5 7 (41.18%) Change Management
6 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (29.41%) HP
8 4 (23.53%) MS Project
8 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
8 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Line Management
9 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) Cognos
10 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.76%) ERP
10 2 (11.76%) ITSM
10 2 (11.76%) Degree
10 2 (11.76%) WFM
10 2 (11.76%) MS Project Server
10 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (11.76%) Change Control

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Project
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) DWDM
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Economics
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.76%) WFM
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) ERP
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) ITSM
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 1 (5.88%) Process Management
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) PMP
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Brocade