The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 59 64
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Contract jobs citing PMP 8 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.26% 0.51% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 2.56% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £525 £313 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.00% -37.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +8.93% +3.22%  
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 Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 88 117 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 13.84% 19.83% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 85 79
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 14
Median hourly rate £17.77 £28.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.64% -18.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Oxfordshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 6 £525 +68.00%
Kidlington - 4 £525 -
PMP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 30 (96.77%) PMI Certification
2 29 (93.55%) PRINCE2
3 27 (87.10%) PMI
4 24 (77.42%) Migration
5 22 (70.97%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (61.29%) Windows
7 18 (58.06%) Project Management
7 18 (58.06%) Data Centre
8 13 (41.94%) Change Management
9 11 (35.48%) Release Management
9 11 (35.48%) PMO
10 10 (32.26%) Risk Management
10 10 (32.26%) ITIL
11 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (25.81%) Application Rationalisation
12 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
12 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
13 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
13 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
13 6 (19.35%) Office 365
13 6 (19.35%) SCCM
13 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
14 4 (12.90%) Publishing
14 4 (12.90%) LAN
14 4 (12.90%) WAN
14 4 (12.90%) Resource Allocation
15 3 (9.68%) QA
15 3 (9.68%) IaaS
15 3 (9.68%) Service Design

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (70.97%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (19.35%) Office 365
4 3 (9.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
1 4 (12.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Publishing
2 3 (9.68%) Billing
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Project Manager
2 11 (35.48%) Data Centre Manager
2 11 (35.48%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Migration Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Migration Project Manager
4 7 (22.58%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 6 (19.35%) Data Migration Manager
5 6 (19.35%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Billing Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Network Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Network Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 27 (87.10%) PMI
2 18 (58.06%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) PRINCE2
2 24 (77.42%) Migration
3 18 (58.06%) Project Management
4 13 (41.94%) Change Management
5 11 (35.48%) Release Management
6 10 (32.26%) ITIL
6 10 (32.26%) Risk Management
7 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.81%) Application Rationalisation
8 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
8 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
9 4 (12.90%) Resource Allocation
10 3 (9.68%) Service Design
11 2 (6.45%) Informatics
11 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
11 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
11 2 (6.45%) Time Management
12 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (3.23%) Kanban
12 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) PMO
2 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.45%) Sage
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian