The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 73 64 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing PMI 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.12% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 0.81% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £419 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £165.00 £41.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+295.20% +51.81%
Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
230 123 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.17% 14.75% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 55 107
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £166 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 23
Average hourly rate £15.35 £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.50 £10.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
PMI
South East

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -8 9 £425 - 1
PMI
South East

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
3 7 (50.00%) PMP
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Automotive
6 2 (14.29%) E-Learning
6 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.14%) German Language
7 1 (7.14%) APMP
7 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.14%) Middleware
7 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) Cognos
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) MS Project

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) E-Learning
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (50.00%) PMP
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) APMP
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle