The first table below looks at the demand for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 18 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing PMP 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.59% 0.50% 1.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.00% 2.50% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £588 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £36.53 £36.49
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +0.10%
Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 21.55% 19.90% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 22
Average daily rate £350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
PMP
Scotland

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Aberdeen region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Aberdeen region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

PMP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP.

1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Maximo
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Infor
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Documentum
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) EDMS

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) EDMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
1 1 (33.33%) Infor