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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 157 162 160
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing PMP 32 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.71% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.81% 4.06% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 23
Average daily rate
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£465 £480 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £305 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.94% +28.57%
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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
839 1059 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.34% 17.46% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 709 605
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £579 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 33
Average hourly rate £21.38 £22.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.84% -46.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £18.70 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 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 27 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 58 (98.31%) PMI Certification
2 52 (88.14%) PRINCE2
3 38 (64.41%) Project Management
4 31 (52.54%) Finance
5 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (32.20%) Degree
7 16 (27.12%) MS Project
8 14 (23.73%) ITIL
8 14 (23.73%) Banking
9 12 (20.34%) Change Management
10 11 (18.64%) Waterfall
11 10 (16.95%) Resource Management
11 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (16.95%) Investment Banking
12 9 (15.25%) Programme Management
12 9 (15.25%) PMI
12 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
14 7 (11.86%) Information Security
14 7 (11.86%) Scrum
14 7 (11.86%) Service Management
14 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
14 7 (11.86%) MS Visio
15 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
15 6 (10.17%) MS Office
15 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
15 6 (10.17%) ITSM
15 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
15 6 (10.17%) IaaS
15 6 (10.17%) CMDB

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (27.12%) MS Project
2 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.86%) MS Visio
3 6 (10.17%) MS Office
4 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) IaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) LAN
1 1 (1.69%) WAN
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) SAN
1 1 (1.69%) MPLS
1 1 (1.69%) OSPF
1 1 (1.69%) BGP
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) Wireless
1 1 (1.69%) Network Security
1 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.69%) Multicast
1 1 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) JIRA
General
1 31 (52.54%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Marketing
5 3 (5.08%) General Ledger
5 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.39%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Retail
7 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.69%) Law
7 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Project Manager
2 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Security Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Risk Manager
8 1 (1.69%) Business Manager
8 1 (1.69%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) XML
1 1 (1.69%) EDI
1 1 (1.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) PMI
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) CMDB
3 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.08%) Economics
4 2 (3.39%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.39%) Open Source
4 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) UNIX
2 4 (6.78%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (88.14%) PRINCE2
2 38 (64.41%) Project Management
3 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.73%) ITIL
5 12 (20.34%) Change Management
6 11 (18.64%) Waterfall
7 10 (16.95%) Resource Management
7 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.25%) Programme Management
9 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.86%) Scrum
10 7 (11.86%) Information Security
10 7 (11.86%) Service Management
11 6 (10.17%) ITSM
11 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
11 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
11 6 (10.17%) Matrix Management
11 6 (10.17%) Release Management
11 6 (10.17%) Network Management
11 6 (10.17%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 58 (98.31%) PMI Certification
2 19 (32.20%) Degree
3 5 (8.47%) APMP
3 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (8.47%) CISSP
4 4 (6.78%) GIAC
4 4 (6.78%) CISA
5 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.39%) PgMP
6 1 (1.69%) MBA
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) CCNA
6 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) FINREP
1 5 (8.47%) PMBOK
2 3 (5.08%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Cisco
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) Dell
2 3 (5.08%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (3.39%) HP
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Juniper
4 1 (1.69%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.69%) F5
4 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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