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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 144 166 191
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +25
Contract jobs citing PMP 28 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.05% 3.10% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 16
Median daily rate £550 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £332 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £600 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +52.77%
PMP
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
555 742 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.26% 15.71% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 553 634
Median daily rate £450 £435 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 15
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.74 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% +22.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £21.18 £31.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for PMP.

1 47 (68.12%) PRINCE2
2 46 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 46 (66.67%) Project Management
3 27 (39.13%) Finance
4 21 (30.43%) Programme Management
5 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (23.19%) Change Management
6 16 (23.19%) ITIL
7 15 (21.74%) SQL
7 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (21.74%) Degree
8 14 (20.29%) Banking
8 14 (20.29%) Financial Institution
8 14 (20.29%) Cisco
9 13 (18.84%) PMI
10 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 12 (17.39%) ITIL V3
11 11 (15.94%) HTML
11 11 (15.94%) Active Directory
11 11 (15.94%) LAN
11 11 (15.94%) Service Management
12 10 (14.49%) WAN
12 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
12 10 (14.49%) Perl
12 10 (14.49%) CSS
12 10 (14.49%) XML
12 10 (14.49%) Unix
12 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
12 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
12 10 (14.49%) Ajax

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) Drupal
3 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.90%) MS Project
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.45%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.45%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) LAN
2 10 (14.49%) WAN
3 9 (13.04%) HTTP
3 9 (13.04%) LDAP
4 3 (4.35%) Firewall
5 2 (2.90%) DNS
5 2 (2.90%) ISDN
5 2 (2.90%) Network Security
5 2 (2.90%) PBX
5 2 (2.90%) PSTN
5 2 (2.90%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (2.90%) SSL
5 2 (2.90%) VoIP
6 1 (1.45%) Intranet
6 1 (1.45%) MPLS
6 1 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.45%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.45%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 14 (20.29%) Banking
2 14 (20.29%) Financial Institution
3 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.25%) Advertising
4 5 (7.25%) Front Office
4 5 (7.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.80%) Legal
6 3 (4.35%) Retail
7 2 (2.90%) Back Office
7 2 (2.90%) German Language
7 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.90%) Law
7 2 (2.90%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.45%) Local Government
8 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (55.07%) Project Manager
2 11 (15.94%) IT Manager
2 11 (15.94%) IT Project Manager
3 9 (13.04%) Implementation Specialist
3 9 (13.04%) ITSM Specialist
3 9 (13.04%) Programme Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Contracts Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Platform Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Transformation Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Architect
8 2 (2.90%) CRM Project Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Implementation Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Telephony Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) HTML
2 10 (14.49%) Ajax
2 10 (14.49%) CSS
2 10 (14.49%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) J2EE
3 1 (1.45%) SOAP
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) PMI
2 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
3 9 (13.04%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.90%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) CMDB
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Unix
2 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (68.12%) PRINCE2
2 46 (66.67%) Project Management
3 21 (30.43%) Programme Management
4 19 (27.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (23.19%) Change Management
5 16 (23.19%) ITIL
6 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.39%) ITIL V3
8 11 (15.94%) Service Management
9 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
9 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
10 9 (13.04%) CMMI
10 9 (13.04%) Incident Management
10 9 (13.04%) ITSM
10 9 (13.04%) Migration
10 9 (13.04%) Problem Management
10 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.70%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (8.70%) PRINCE
11 6 (8.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) SQL
2 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.49%) Perl
4 9 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.35%) Java
5 3 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.45%) C
6 1 (1.45%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) C++
6 1 (1.45%) Python
6 1 (1.45%) VB
6 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 15 (21.74%) Degree
3 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.90%) MCITP
4 2 (2.90%) MCSE
4 2 (2.90%) MCTS
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) APMP
5 1 (1.45%) CAPM
5 1 (1.45%) CIPD
5 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SEPA
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.90%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (1.45%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Cisco
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) VMware
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) Avaya
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.45%) BT
5 1 (1.45%) Charles River
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) Google
5 1 (1.45%) HP
5 1 (1.45%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.45%) Omniture
5 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.45%) Splunk
5 1 (1.45%) Sun
5 1 (1.45%) Sybase
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