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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 179 185 195
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing PMP 24 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.39% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 2.58% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 28
Average daily rate
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£419 £501 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.33% +19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £340 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £600 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.38 £38.98
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -16.94%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
913 1087 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.61% 15.28% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 742 677
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 63 37
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £17.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +34.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.30 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 67 (95.71%) PMI Certification
2 53 (75.71%) Project Management
3 52 (74.29%) PRINCE2
4 23 (32.86%) PMI
5 22 (31.43%) Finance
6 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 15 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (20.00%) ITIL
9 12 (17.14%) Banking
10 11 (15.71%) MS Project
10 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (12.86%) Legal
12 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
12 7 (10.00%) Project Planning
12 7 (10.00%) Oracle
12 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
13 6 (8.57%) Change Management
13 6 (8.57%) SAP
13 6 (8.57%) Degree
13 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
13 6 (8.57%) Law
13 6 (8.57%) Migration
13 6 (8.57%) Dependency Management
14 5 (7.14%) German Language
14 5 (7.14%) Project Governance
14 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (7.14%) MAPM
14 5 (7.14%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) Lync
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Project
2 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.29%) MS Office
4 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.43%) Summit
1 1 (1.43%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) DNS
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.43%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Banking
3 9 (12.86%) Legal
4 6 (8.57%) Law
4 6 (8.57%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.14%) German Language
6 3 (4.29%) Retail
7 2 (2.86%) Front Office
7 2 (2.86%) Back Office
7 2 (2.86%) Marketing
8 1 (1.43%) French Language
8 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 11 (15.71%) Contracts Manager
3 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 6 (8.57%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Project Planner
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) PMO Lead
6 3 (4.29%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (2.86%) SAP Manager
7 2 (2.86%) PMO Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle Project Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (2.86%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) PMI
2 2 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.43%) Equities
3 1 (1.43%) Economics
3 1 (1.43%) Derivative
3 1 (1.43%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.43%) EPoS
3 1 (1.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) pSOS
2 1 (1.43%) Android
2 1 (1.43%) Solaris
2 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (75.71%) Project Management
2 52 (74.29%) PRINCE2
3 15 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (8.57%) Change Management
6 6 (8.57%) Migration
6 6 (8.57%) Dependency Management
7 5 (7.14%) Project Governance
8 4 (5.71%) Change Control
8 4 (5.71%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.71%) Six Sigma
9 3 (4.29%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.29%) Data Management
9 3 (4.29%) PLM
9 3 (4.29%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (95.71%) PMI Certification
2 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (8.57%) Degree
4 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (7.14%) MAPM
5 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (4.29%) ISEB
7 1 (1.43%) CISSP
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CCNA
7 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.43%) CISA
7 1 (1.43%) GIAC
7 1 (1.43%) APMP
7 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.43%) P3O
1 1 (1.43%) EMIR
1 1 (1.43%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) SAP
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco
4 3 (4.29%) Baan
5 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.86%) Primavera
6 1 (1.43%) VMware
6 1 (1.43%) hybris
6 1 (1.43%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.43%) Murex
6 1 (1.43%) Calypso
6 1 (1.43%) Citrix
6 1 (1.43%) NetApp
6 1 (1.43%) Siemens
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £420 - £440 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €700 per day
Posted: 26 days ago