The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Milton Keynes 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 61 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing PMI 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.79% 0.44% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.91% 2.11% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£375 £573 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.49% +49.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £511 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £635 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £26.75 -
% change year-on-year
-21.49% -
Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
179 142 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.23% 20.73% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 70 42
Average daily rate £351 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 12
Average hourly rate £15.89 £14.96 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.21% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £14.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
PMI
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PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 9 (56.25%) Project Management
4 7 (43.75%) PMP
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) APMP
7 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Transition Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (43.75%) PMP
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) APMP
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco