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 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 128 163 172
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +9
Contract jobs citing PMP 29 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.83% 0.68% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 4.49% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 38
Average daily rate £550 £500 £493
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £328 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £697 £600 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £21.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+88.37% -43.04%
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
513 824 1133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.69% 15.07% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 617 799
Average daily rate £450 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £569 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 16
Average hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 April 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 29 April 2016, 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 46 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 36 (78.26%) PRINCE2
3 30 (65.22%) Project Management
4 22 (47.83%) Finance
5 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
7 12 (26.09%) SDLC
8 11 (23.91%) Degree
9 10 (21.74%) Banking
9 10 (21.74%) Advertising
9 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (19.57%) PMI
10 9 (19.57%) Cisco
11 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
12 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
12 7 (15.22%) PRINCE
12 7 (15.22%) ITIL
12 7 (15.22%) WAN
12 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
13 6 (13.04%) Investment Management
13 6 (13.04%) LAN
13 6 (13.04%) VMware
14 5 (10.87%) Migration
14 5 (10.87%) Scrum
14 5 (10.87%) Service Management
14 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (10.87%) Dependency Management
15 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
15 4 (8.70%) ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (8.70%) MS Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) assyst
2 1 (2.17%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) WAN
2 6 (13.04%) LAN
3 2 (4.35%) MPLS
4 1 (2.17%) Converged Networks
4 1 (2.17%) HTTP
4 1 (2.17%) LDAP
4 1 (2.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.17%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Advertising
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Law
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Front Office
6 1 (2.17%) German Language
6 1 (2.17%) Publishing
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Project Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Senior Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Senior Project Manager
3 8 (17.39%) IT Manager
3 8 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) Programme Manager
4 7 (15.22%) SDLC Manager
4 7 (15.22%) SDLC Project Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Applications Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Applications Project Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Applications Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Finance Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) ITSM Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Ajax
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) PMI
2 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.17%) Derivative
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.17%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) PRINCE2
2 30 (65.22%) Project Management
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
5 12 (26.09%) SDLC
6 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
8 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 7 (15.22%) PRINCE
8 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.04%) Investment Management
10 5 (10.87%) Dependency Management
10 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 5 (10.87%) Scrum
10 5 (10.87%) Service Management
11 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
11 4 (8.70%) ITSM
12 3 (6.52%) SWOT Analysis
12 3 (6.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) Perl
2 1 (2.17%) PHP
2 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 11 (23.91%) Degree
3 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.52%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) APMP
5 1 (2.17%) CAPM
5 1 (2.17%) CFA
5 1 (2.17%) CISA
5 1 (2.17%) CISSP
5 1 (2.17%) GIAC
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PgMP
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SEPA
2 1 (2.17%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.17%) EMIR
2 1 (2.17%) P3O
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) BT
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
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