Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 50 56
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 +10
Contract jobs citing PMP 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.97% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.31% 2.86% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Bedfordshire median daily rate £443 £508 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.81% +56.15% -35.00%
10th Percentile £421 £424 £313
90th Percentile £464 £605 £338
East of England median daily rate £500 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% +15.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £41.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +1.23% -13.83%

PMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 113 70 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.20% 12.92% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 52 90
Bedfordshire median daily rate £360 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.71% +18.24% -12.94%
10th Percentile £130 £305 £236
90th Percentile £575 £549 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 35
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £19.25 £28.90 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.39% -35.78% +114.29%
10th Percentile £13.98 £13.90 £36.25
90th Percentile £23.93 £44.91 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +52.17% +19.48%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing PMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Bedfordshire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMP in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Bedfordshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -2 1 - -
PMP
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Infotainment
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Master's Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Telematics
3 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
General
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Infotainment
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Telematics
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft