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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 153 161 172
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing PMP 38 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.74% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.93% 4.03% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 28
Average daily rate
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£525 £455 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £298 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £725 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.38 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.42%
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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
771 1091 974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.28% 18.32% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 801 646
Average daily rate £427 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £257 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £554 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 49
Average hourly rate £20.88 £22.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £13.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £39.30 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 65 (97.01%) PMI Certification
2 57 (85.07%) PRINCE2
3 49 (73.13%) Project Management
4 24 (35.82%) Finance
5 16 (23.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (20.90%) PMI
7 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (19.40%) Degree
8 12 (17.91%) ITIL
9 10 (14.93%) MS Project
9 10 (14.93%) SDLC
10 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (13.43%) Banking
11 8 (11.94%) Service Management
11 8 (11.94%) Information Security
11 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
11 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
12 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (10.45%) WorldPay
12 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
13 6 (8.96%) Requirements Engineering
13 6 (8.96%) CMDB
13 6 (8.96%) Release Management
13 6 (8.96%) IaaS
13 6 (8.96%) Network Management
13 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
13 6 (8.96%) Windows
13 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
13 6 (8.96%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.49%) Lync
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Project
2 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.46%) MS Office
4 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.49%) SAP WM
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) IaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) WAN
2 3 (4.48%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) JIRA
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (1.49%) German Language
6 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.43%) Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.97%) Programme Manager
4 4 (5.97%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Technical Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Security Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Security Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Risk Manager
7 1 (1.49%) Change Manager
7 1 (1.49%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (1.49%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) EDI
1 1 (1.49%) XML
1 1 (1.49%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) PMI
2 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) CMDB
4 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Economics
4 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.49%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) UNIX
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (85.07%) PRINCE2
2 49 (73.13%) Project Management
3 16 (23.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.91%) ITIL
6 10 (14.93%) SDLC
7 8 (11.94%) Service Management
7 8 (11.94%) Information Security
7 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
7 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.96%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (8.96%) Release Management
9 6 (8.96%) Network Management
9 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.96%) Incident Management
9 6 (8.96%) Change Management
9 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.96%) ITSM
10 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) C
2 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 65 (97.01%) PMI Certification
2 13 (19.40%) Degree
3 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (7.46%) CISA
4 5 (7.46%) CISSP
5 4 (5.97%) GIAC
6 3 (4.48%) APMP
7 2 (2.99%) PgMP
7 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.49%) MBA
8 1 (1.49%) CISM
8 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) COBIT
2 2 (2.99%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.99%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.49%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) WorldPay
2 5 (7.46%) Cisco
3 4 (5.97%) SAP
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) Dell
4 3 (4.48%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (2.99%) Citrix
5 2 (2.99%) Juniper
5 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.49%) Avaya
6 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £700.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago