The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 63 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.84% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +52.77%
PMP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
164 141 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.66% 19.72% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 73 77
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £183 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PMP.

1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
2 11 (84.62%) PMI Certification
2 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) QA
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Data Privacy
5 5 (38.46%) PMI
5 5 (38.46%) Legal
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Programme Governance
6 4 (30.77%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (23.08%) Presales
7 3 (23.08%) F5
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
7 3 (23.08%) Change Control
7 3 (23.08%) Juniper
7 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) PMI
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
2 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) Data Privacy
3 5 (38.46%) Programme Governance
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 3 (23.08%) Presales
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 1 (7.69%) Process Management
7 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) PMI Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) F5
1 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
1 3 (23.08%) Juniper