The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 45 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.54% 0.90% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£338 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £30.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+80.32% +14.01%
PMP
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.82% 18.47% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 24
Average daily rate £330 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £236 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £480 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Publishing
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) MS Project
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) Change Management
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) MS Office
5 4 (50.00%) C
5 4 (50.00%) PMI
5 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (25.00%) ISEB
7 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (25.00%) P3O
8 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (12.50%) Marketing
8 1 (12.50%) SDLC

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Project
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 7 (87.50%) Publishing
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Coordinator
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PMI
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Content Management
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle