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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing PMP 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 2.33% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £270 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -36.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £61.50 £35.13
% change year-on-year
-44.71% +75.08%

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
128 129 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.60% 20.71% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 78 54
Median daily rate £363 £355 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.90 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

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 27 February 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 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Economics
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma

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 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CISM
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper