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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 185 195 172
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing PMP 20 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.37% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.20% 2.44% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 35
Average daily rate
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£428 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £645 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £393
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -29.60%
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
908 1108 1059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.35% 15.09% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 772 706
Average daily rate £440 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 39 36
Average hourly rate £15.75 £22.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.43 £48.00 £38.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 61 (95.31%) PMI Certification
2 47 (73.44%) PRINCE2
2 47 (73.44%) Project Management
3 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
4 17 (26.56%) ITIL
5 16 (25.00%) PMI
5 16 (25.00%) Finance
6 15 (23.44%) Banking
6 15 (23.44%) MS Project
7 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (14.06%) Legal
10 8 (12.50%) Degree
10 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (10.94%) Dependency Management
11 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
11 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
11 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (10.94%) Law
12 6 (9.38%) Linux
12 6 (9.38%) Oracle
12 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
12 6 (9.38%) Change Control
13 5 (7.81%) Change Management
13 5 (7.81%) Six Sigma
13 5 (7.81%) MS Office
13 5 (7.81%) Windows
13 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
13 5 (7.81%) MAPM

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) Lync
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Project
2 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.81%) MS Office
4 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.56%) Summit
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.56%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Banking
3 9 (14.06%) Legal
4 7 (10.94%) Law
5 5 (7.81%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.69%) Retail
7 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.56%) Marketing
7 1 (1.56%) German Language
7 1 (1.56%) Advertising
7 1 (1.56%) Publishing
7 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.56%) Front Office
7 1 (1.56%) Back Office
7 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 5 (7.81%) Programme Manager
3 5 (7.81%) Project Planner
4 3 (4.69%) Analyst
4 3 (4.69%) Coordinator
4 3 (4.69%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (4.69%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (4.69%) PMO Lead
5 2 (3.13%) PMO Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (1.56%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (1.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (1.56%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) PMI
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.56%) EPoS
4 1 (1.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Solaris
3 1 (1.56%) pSOS
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) PRINCE2
1 47 (73.44%) Project Management
2 17 (26.56%) ITIL
3 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.94%) Dependency Management
6 6 (9.38%) Change Control
6 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.81%) Six Sigma
7 5 (7.81%) Change Management
8 4 (6.25%) Migration
8 4 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.25%) Project Governance
8 4 (6.25%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.69%) Cyber Security
9 3 (4.69%) Qualitative Analysis
9 3 (4.69%) Identity Management
9 3 (4.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (95.31%) PMI Certification
2 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (7.81%) MAPM
6 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (4.69%) ISEB
8 2 (3.13%) CISSP
8 2 (3.13%) CISA
8 2 (3.13%) APMP
9 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (1.56%) GIAC
9 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.56%) QA
1 1 (1.56%) P3O
1 1 (1.56%) EMIR
1 1 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) SAP
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (1.56%) Murex
4 1 (1.56%) Calypso
4 1 (1.56%) Citrix
4 1 (1.56%) NetApp
4 1 (1.56%) Siemens
4 1 (1.56%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
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