The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 157 163 162
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing PMP 29 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.09% 3.54% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 22
Average daily rate
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£436 £495 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £357 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £41.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.86% +19.28%
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London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
940 1018 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.56% 17.63% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 664 604
Average daily rate £424 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £581 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 39
Average hourly rate £19.10 £22.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.18% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £17.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.55 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the City of London region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 54 (98.18%) PMI Certification
2 48 (87.27%) PRINCE2
3 37 (67.27%) Project Management
4 29 (52.73%) Finance
5 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (32.73%) Degree
7 15 (27.27%) MS Project
8 13 (23.64%) ITIL
8 13 (23.64%) Banking
9 12 (21.82%) Change Management
10 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (18.18%) Investment Banking
10 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
11 9 (16.36%) Resource Management
12 8 (14.55%) PMI
12 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
13 7 (12.73%) Scrum
13 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
13 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (10.91%) Information Security
14 6 (10.91%) Service Management
14 6 (10.91%) MS Office
14 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
14 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
15 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
15 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
15 5 (9.09%) PRINCE
15 5 (9.09%) ITSM
15 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
15 5 (9.09%) Incident Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Project
2 6 (10.91%) MS Office
2 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
3 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) WAN
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) DNS
1 1 (1.82%) SAN
1 1 (1.82%) MPLS
1 1 (1.82%) OSPF
1 1 (1.82%) BGP
1 1 (1.82%) Wireless
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
1 1 (1.82%) Multicast
1 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) JIRA
General
1 29 (52.73%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Banking
3 10 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Marketing
5 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.45%) General Ledger
6 2 (3.64%) Legal
7 1 (1.82%) Back Office
7 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.82%) Advertising
7 1 (1.82%) Law
7 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.82%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) German Language
7 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.36%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Test Manager
8 1 (1.82%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) Coordinator
8 1 (1.82%) Architect
8 1 (1.82%) IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) XML
1 1 (1.82%) EDI
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
1 1 (1.82%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) PMI
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) CMDB
4 2 (3.64%) Open Source
4 2 (3.64%) Economics
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) UNIX
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) PRINCE2
2 37 (67.27%) Project Management
3 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (23.64%) ITIL
5 12 (21.82%) Change Management
6 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 9 (16.36%) Resource Management
8 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
9 7 (12.73%) Scrum
9 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) Information Security
10 6 (10.91%) Service Management
11 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
11 5 (9.09%) PRINCE
11 5 (9.09%) ITSM
11 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
11 5 (9.09%) People Management
11 5 (9.09%) Network Management
11 5 (9.09%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
1 1 (1.82%) C#
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (98.18%) PMI Certification
2 18 (32.73%) Degree
3 5 (9.09%) APMP
4 4 (7.27%) CISSP
4 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.45%) CISA
5 3 (5.45%) GIAC
6 2 (3.64%) PgMP
7 1 (1.82%) MCP
7 1 (1.82%) CCNA
7 1 (1.82%) ISEB
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.82%) MBA
7 1 (1.82%) VCP4
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) PMBOK
1 5 (9.09%) FINREP
2 3 (5.45%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) SAP
1 3 (5.45%) Cisco
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (3.64%) HP
2 2 (3.64%) Dell
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Citrix
3 1 (1.82%) Juniper
3 1 (1.82%) NetApp
3 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.82%) F5
3 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
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