The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 69 59 62
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3  
Contract jobs citing PMP 3 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.40% 1.20% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.89% 5.06% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £475 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.15% +40.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.50 £35.13
% change year-on-year -33.33% +75.08%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes.

Academic & Professional Certification
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 336 178 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 44.98% 23.70% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 125 133
Median daily rate £425 £415 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +22.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -35.13%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing PMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Milton Keynes

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Milton Keynes

PMP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PMP.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Broadcast Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Java Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Project Change Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle