The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 16 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing PMP 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.75% 2.68% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 8.57% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
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£335 £588 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.97% +38.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.94% +28.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 35 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 21.25% 31.25% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 17
Average daily rate £335 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £598 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £29.09 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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
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 13 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) APMP
3 2 (50.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) APMP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle