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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 73 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing PMI 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 0.81% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £475 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 - £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £438
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
326 371 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.57% 31.60% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 161 130
Average daily rate £355 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 19
Average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
High Wycombe +6 2 £280 -
Milton Keynes +6 2 £488 -
PMI
South East

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
3 7 (63.64%) Change Management
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) Validation
7 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
8 2 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (18.18%) GxP
8 2 (18.18%) ISEB
9 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Finance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
3 7 (63.64%) Change Management
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) Validation
7 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
7 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
8 2 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
8 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 1 (9.09%) Change Control
9 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 1 (9.09%) Migration
9 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 1 (9.09%) APMP
6 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft