The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 167 168 186
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Contract jobs citing PMP 48 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.59% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.02% 3.69% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 24
Average daily rate £480 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £332 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £600 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £35.01 £36.49
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -4.04%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1194 1003 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.02% 15.90% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 649 656
Average daily rate £418 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 38
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +143.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £135.00 £38.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
PMP
London

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 75 (96.15%) PMI Certification
2 54 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 50 (64.10%) Project Management
4 26 (33.33%) Finance
5 22 (28.21%) PMI
6 21 (26.92%) Banking
7 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 13 (16.67%) ITIL
9 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (11.54%) Migration
11 8 (10.26%) Change Management
12 7 (8.97%) PRINCE
12 7 (8.97%) Six Sigma
12 7 (8.97%) Windows
12 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
12 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
12 7 (8.97%) Degree
12 7 (8.97%) Dependency Management
13 6 (7.69%) Project Governance
13 6 (7.69%) Project Planning
13 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
13 6 (7.69%) Scrum
13 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
13 6 (7.69%) Programme Management
13 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
13 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
14 5 (6.41%) MS Project
14 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) MS Office
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.28%) Summit
1 1 (1.28%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.28%) SAP PLM
1 1 (1.28%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.28%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Firewall
1 4 (5.13%) Wireless
1 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.13%) VPN
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 26 (33.33%) Finance
2 21 (26.92%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.41%) German Language
5 4 (5.13%) Retail
6 3 (3.85%) Legal
7 2 (2.56%) Law
7 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.56%) Back Office
7 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Marketing
8 1 (1.28%) French Language
8 1 (1.28%) Front Office
8 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 11 (14.10%) Contracts Manager
3 5 (6.41%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (5.13%) Senior Manager
4 4 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (5.13%) Build Engineer
4 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (3.85%) PMO Lead
5 3 (3.85%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (3.85%) PMO Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Programme Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Project Planner
6 2 (2.56%) Coordinator
6 2 (2.56%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (2.56%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Project Manager
6 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) PMI
2 5 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.13%) Derivative
4 1 (1.28%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.28%) EPoS
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.28%) Equities
4 1 (1.28%) Economics
4 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (69.23%) PRINCE2
2 50 (64.10%) Project Management
3 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.67%) ITIL
5 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.54%) Migration
7 8 (10.26%) Change Management
8 7 (8.97%) PRINCE
8 7 (8.97%) Six Sigma
8 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.97%) Dependency Management
9 6 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 6 (7.69%) Project Governance
9 6 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.69%) Scrum
9 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.41%) Change Control
11 3 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) VB
1 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (96.15%) PMI Certification
2 7 (8.97%) Degree
3 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (6.41%) MAPM
3 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.56%) CAPM
6 1 (1.28%) ISEB
6 1 (1.28%) PgMP
6 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
1 1 (1.28%) P3O
1 1 (1.28%) EMIR
1 1 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (5.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (3.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
2 4 (5.13%) SAP
2 4 (5.13%) CA
2 4 (5.13%) Symantec
3 3 (3.85%) Baan
3 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.56%) Primavera
5 1 (1.28%) Fundtech
5 1 (1.28%) hybris
5 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.28%) Siemens
5 1 (1.28%) Siebel
5 1 (1.28%) Murex
5 1 (1.28%) Temenos
5 1 (1.28%) Calypso
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