The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 77 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing PMP 11 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.91% 1.23% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.09% 4.89% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £378 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -16.60%
PMP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
269 327 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.32% 25.23% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 182 92
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 9
Average hourly rate £46.00 £15.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+192.06% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £11.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £35.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PMP
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 PMP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 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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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 £270 -28.47%
High Wycombe - 3 £475 -
PMP
South East

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 20 (100.00%) Project Management
2 19 (95.00%) PMI Certification
3 13 (65.00%) PMI
3 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (55.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (30.00%) Change Management
7 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) MS Project
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
9 4 (20.00%) Change Control
10 3 (15.00%) Degree
10 3 (15.00%) Critical Success Factor
10 3 (15.00%) Planview
10 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (15.00%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (15.00%) Spanish Language
10 3 (15.00%) Economics
10 3 (15.00%) C
10 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) Practice Management
10 3 (15.00%) ITSM
10 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
10 3 (15.00%) Data Centre

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Project
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (15.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) PMO Manager
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) PMI
2 3 (15.00%) Economics
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Change Control
6 3 (15.00%) Practice Management
6 3 (15.00%) ITSM
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (15.00%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Process Management
7 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security
7 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) PMI Certification
2 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Planview