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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing PMP 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.32% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.61% 1.41% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £331 £429 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.69% +7.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £371 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £486 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £51.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +8.51%

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
115 142 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.17% 22.54% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 82 58
Median daily rate £350 £368 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £24.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% -14.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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 20 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PMP.

1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT

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 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper