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 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 80 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing PMP 9 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.69% 1.44% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 5.45% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £393 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £37.75 £36.53
% change year-on-year
-43.04% +3.35%
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
315 312 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.19% 26.51% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 163 115
Average daily rate £385 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 £15.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.96% +3.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.47 £10.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £29.00 £24.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -11 6 £339 -20.29% 1
PMP
South East

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 13 (100.00%) Project Management
2 12 (92.31%) PMI Certification
3 7 (53.85%) PMI
3 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (23.08%) Change Control
7 3 (23.08%) Economics
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) ITSM
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) MS Project
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
8 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (7.69%) Legal
9 1 (7.69%) Network Security
9 1 (7.69%) Time Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) PMI
2 3 (23.08%) Economics
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) PMI Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) HP