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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 37 45 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9  
Contract jobs citing PMP 23 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.21% 1.40% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.50% 6.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 9
Median daily rate £475 £475 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £535
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 Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 107 105 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 19.60% 21.00% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 73 120
Median daily rate £410 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.00% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 10
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 March 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 +3 12 £500 +5.26%
Kidlington -1 3 £475 -
Abingdon - 3 £463 -
PMP
South East

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 27 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 23 (85.19%) PRINCE2
3 21 (77.78%) PMI
4 17 (62.96%) Migration
4 17 (62.96%) Project Management
5 15 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (44.44%) Windows
6 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
7 10 (37.04%) PMO
7 10 (37.04%) Change Management
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (29.63%) Application Rationalisation
9 7 (25.93%) Release Management
9 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) SCCM
10 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
10 6 (22.22%) Office 365
11 4 (14.81%) Publishing
11 4 (14.81%) LAN
11 4 (14.81%) WAN
11 4 (14.81%) Resource Allocation
12 3 (11.11%) Service Design
12 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (11.11%) IaaS
12 3 (11.11%) ITIL
12 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (11.11%) Degree
12 3 (11.11%) Billing

PMP
Top Related 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 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (22.22%) Office 365
4 3 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 4 (14.81%) Publishing
2 3 (11.11%) Billing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Project Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Data Centre Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Migration Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Migration Project Manager
3 7 (25.93%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Data Migration Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Desktop Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Billing Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations Manager
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (77.78%) PMI
2 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) PRINCE2
2 17 (62.96%) Migration
2 17 (62.96%) Project Management
3 10 (37.04%) Change Management
4 8 (29.63%) Application Rationalisation
5 7 (25.93%) Release Management
5 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.81%) Resource Allocation
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Service Design
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.41%) Content Enrichment
8 2 (7.41%) Content Management
8 2 (7.41%) Informatics
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
8 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) PMO
2 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.41%) Sage
3 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com