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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 79 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing PMI 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 0.53% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 1.96% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £573
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -47.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £511
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £300 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £405 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+73.80% -21.49%
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
402 358 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.50% 27.27% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 177 130
Average daily rate £375 £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £215 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 26
Average hourly rate £14.60 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.58% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £20.90 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 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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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 -7 5 £375 +25.00%
PMI
South East

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Project Management
3 17 (80.95%) PMP
4 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
5 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
6 10 (47.62%) Finance
7 9 (42.86%) Change Management
8 8 (38.10%) HP
8 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
9 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
9 7 (33.33%) Change Control
10 6 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
10 6 (28.57%) ITSM
10 6 (28.57%) Economics
10 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
10 6 (28.57%) ITIL
11 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
11 5 (23.81%) MS Office
11 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
11 5 (23.81%) Internet
11 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (19.05%) Process Management
12 4 (19.05%) Degree
12 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
13 3 (14.29%) Practice Management
13 3 (14.29%) MS Project
13 3 (14.29%) C
14 2 (9.52%) EMV
15 1 (4.76%) DWDM
15 1 (4.76%) EMC

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
1 5 (23.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) DWDM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) PMO Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Architect
2 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Analyst
2 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (4.76%) Change Analyst
2 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
2 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Economics
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Change Management
3 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) Change Control
4 6 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
4 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 6 (28.57%) ITSM
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Process Management
6 3 (14.29%) Practice Management
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 17 (80.95%) PMP
3 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Brocade
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco