Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 104 92
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12 -9
Contract jobs citing PMP 19 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.54% 0.40% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.64% 2.75% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 5
Oxfordshire median daily rate £494 £481 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% +60.42% -23.81%
10th Percentile £425 £342 £288
90th Percentile £525 £523 £403
South East median daily rate £450 £428 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 197 182 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.95% 14.53% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 130 191
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £389 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.54% +7.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £213 £192 £200
90th Percentile £525 £526 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 20
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.89 £25.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.46% -21.88% +88.24%
10th Percentile £16.63 £17.64 £15.77
90th Percentile £28.78 £49.05 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +17.24% +70.59%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 20 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
Oxford +16 16 £500 +60.00% 1
Kidlington - 5 £525 -
PMP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 19 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 19 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Change Management
4 13 (68.42%) Migration
4 13 (68.42%) PMI
5 12 (63.16%) ITIL
6 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
7 10 (52.63%) Windows
8 9 (47.37%) Release Management
8 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
9 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
9 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
10 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (36.84%) Project Management
11 6 (31.58%) Resource Allocation
12 5 (26.32%) Solaris
12 5 (26.32%) Oracle
12 5 (26.32%) Project Governance
12 5 (26.32%) Time Management
12 5 (26.32%) Publishing
12 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
13 4 (21.05%) Change Control
14 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
14 3 (15.79%) QA
14 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
14 3 (15.79%) Service Design
14 3 (15.79%) Contingency Planning
14 3 (15.79%) PMO

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
General
1 5 (26.32%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Data Centre Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Migration Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) PMI
2 11 (57.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Change Management
4 13 (68.42%) Migration
5 12 (63.16%) ITIL
6 9 (47.37%) Release Management
7 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
7 8 (42.11%) ITIL V3
8 7 (36.84%) Project Management
8 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (31.58%) Resource Allocation
10 5 (26.32%) Project Governance
10 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
10 5 (26.32%) Time Management
11 4 (21.05%) Change Control
12 3 (15.79%) Contingency Planning
12 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
12 3 (15.79%) Service Design
13 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PMO
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft