The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing PMP 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.85% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 1.96% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £525 £313 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.00% -19.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% -10.00%  

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 Oxford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 44 51 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 13.54% 17.29% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 46 33
Median daily rate £450 £363 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -4.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.77 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for PMP.

1 18 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 18 (100.00%) PMI
1 18 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 17 (94.44%) Migration
3 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (66.67%) Data Centre
5 11 (61.11%) Project Management
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 9 (50.00%) Change Management
7 8 (44.44%) PMO
8 7 (38.89%) Release Management
9 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
9 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
9 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
10 5 (27.78%) Application Rationalisation
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
11 4 (22.22%) Office 365
11 4 (22.22%) SCCM
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 3 (16.67%) LAN
12 3 (16.67%) WAN
12 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (16.67%) Service Design
12 3 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
13 2 (11.11%) IaaS
13 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Data Centre Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Data Migration Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Migration Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Migration Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) PMI
2 12 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (94.44%) Migration
3 11 (61.11%) Project Management
4 9 (50.00%) Change Management
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) Release Management
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (27.78%) Application Rationalisation
8 3 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (16.67%) Service Design
9 2 (11.11%) Informatics
9 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 2 (11.11%) Time Management
10 1 (5.56%) Change Control
10 1 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds