The 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 60 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing PMI 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.37% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £488 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £410 £438
% change year-on-year
- -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PMI
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
260 272 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.78% 34.52% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 121 98
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 14
Average hourly rate £15.07 £15.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.07 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (44.44%) Validation
5 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
5 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
7 2 (22.22%) ISEB
7 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Change Control
8 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 1 (11.11%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (11.11%) APMP
8 1 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (55.56%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Finance Systems Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Finance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
5 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Validation
6 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
7 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 1 (11.11%) Change Control
8 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 1 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
6 1 (11.11%) APMP
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft