The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 42 43
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing PMP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.29% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 0.94% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Swindon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Swindon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 64 106 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 18.50% 32.82% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 74 48
Median daily rate £418 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.17% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £343 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £478 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% +2.94%  
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Swindon

PMP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) CA
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Gantt Chart
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Gantt Chart
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft