The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank - 71 65
Contract jobs citing PMP 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.46% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.45% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £400 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £388 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £55.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-24.54% +80.32%
PMP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 145 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.65% 13.44% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 81 92
Median daily rate £400 £416 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 21
Median hourly rate £14.86 £16.16 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -4.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (72.73%) SIEM
3 7 (63.64%) ArcSight
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) Change Management
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (36.36%) Information Security
6 4 (36.36%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
8 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (9.09%) CA PPM
8 1 (9.09%) Swedish Language
8 1 (9.09%) Network Security
8 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) Change Control
8 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
8 1 (9.09%) MS Project
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
8 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
8 1 (9.09%) VoIP
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (9.09%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Project Manager
2 8 (72.73%) Transition Manager
2 8 (72.73%) Transition Project Manager
3 5 (45.45%) Security Manager
3 5 (45.45%) Security Project Manager
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (9.09%) IT Security Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) SIEM
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
5 4 (36.36%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) ArcSight
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) CA
5 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
5 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
5 1 (9.09%) Tripwire