Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 102 88
Rank change year-on-year -11 -14 +20
Contract jobs citing PMP 23 9 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.97% 0.51% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.47% 1.93% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 39
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +23.53% +12.96%
10th Percentile £206 £360 £297
90th Percentile £554 £695 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £428 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £28.37 £17.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.09% -51.39% +35.85%
10th Percentile £26.55 £16.25 £35.50
90th Percentile £29.24 £18.75 £36.50
South East median hourly rate £31.23 £17.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year +78.46% -66.67% +48.94%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 514 466 560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.76% 26.64% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 330 373
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £230 £213
90th Percentile £524 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 7 9
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -51.39% +140.00%
10th Percentile £12.01 £10.24 £16.82
90th Percentile £48.75 £36.30 £46.50
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £34.00 £29.95
% change year-on-year -26.29% +13.52% +76.18%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Buckinghamshire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Buckinghamshire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Buckinghamshire

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMP in Buckinghamshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
High Wycombe - 10 £255 -
Milton Keynes -27 8 £375 -28.57%
Marlow - 1 £650 -
PMP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 22 (95.65%) PMI Certification
2 20 (86.96%) Project Management
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) Process Improvement
6 9 (39.13%) PMO
6 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (39.13%) Programme Management
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (34.78%) Performance Improvement
7 8 (34.78%) Portfolio Management
7 8 (34.78%) Facilities Management
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (30.43%) Contingency Planning
8 7 (30.43%) DMAIC
8 7 (30.43%) Migration
9 6 (26.09%) Six Sigma
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
11 4 (17.39%) PMI
11 4 (17.39%) LAN
11 4 (17.39%) WAN
11 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
12 3 (13.04%) Degree
12 3 (13.04%) SCCM

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Drupal
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
1 2 (8.70%) OneDrive
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) WAN
1 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (13.04%) ATM
3 2 (8.70%) Skype
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.70%) Automotive
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Technical Manager
3 7 (30.43%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) FMCG Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Flash
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) PMI
2 2 (8.70%) Infotainment
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
2 10 (43.48%) Process Improvement
3 9 (39.13%) Programme Management
3 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (34.78%) Facilities Management
4 8 (34.78%) Performance Improvement
4 8 (34.78%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (30.43%) Contingency Planning
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (30.43%) DMAIC
5 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 6 (26.09%) Six Sigma
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.04%) Logistics
8 3 (13.04%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) PMI Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) SAP