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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 162 166 188
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Contract jobs citing PMP 43 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.55% 3.54% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 21
Average daily rate
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£525 £406 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £299 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £738 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -16.60%
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
775 989 1060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.46% 16.93% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 718 729
Average daily rate £438 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 60
Average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.26 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.03 £53.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 2 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

PMP Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 74 (97.37%) PMI Certification
2 58 (76.32%) PRINCE2
3 54 (71.05%) Project Management
4 27 (35.53%) Finance
5 22 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (22.37%) Degree
7 15 (19.74%) PMI
7 15 (19.74%) ITIL
8 14 (18.42%) SDLC
9 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
10 10 (13.16%) Windows
10 10 (13.16%) MS Project
10 10 (13.16%) Programme Management
11 9 (11.84%) Banking
11 9 (11.84%) PRINCE
12 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 8 (10.53%) Service Management
12 8 (10.53%) Waterfall
13 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
13 7 (9.21%) WorldPay
13 7 (9.21%) Change Control
13 7 (9.21%) IaaS
13 7 (9.21%) Scrum
13 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
13 7 (9.21%) Information Security
14 6 (7.89%) Change Management
14 6 (7.89%) ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.63%) Lync
3 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) MS Project
2 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.58%) MS Office
4 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (1.32%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.32%) SAP WM
1 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) IaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
3 1 (1.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) WAN
2 4 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) VoIP
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.32%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) JIRA
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
5 3 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Billing
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Project Manager
2 10 (13.16%) Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Architect
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Security Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Data Modeller
7 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Security Architect
7 2 (2.63%) Risk Manager
8 1 (1.32%) Project Implementation Manager
8 1 (1.32%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 1 (1.32%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) XML
1 1 (1.32%) EDI
1 1 (1.32%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) PMI
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) CMDB
4 3 (3.95%) NHS
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.95%) Economics
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.32%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.32%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.32%) FMCG
6 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.32%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.32%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) AIX
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (76.32%) PRINCE2
2 54 (71.05%) Project Management
3 22 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (19.74%) ITIL
6 14 (18.42%) SDLC
7 10 (13.16%) Programme Management
7 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
8 9 (11.84%) PRINCE
9 8 (10.53%) Service Management
9 8 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 7 (9.21%) Change Control
10 7 (9.21%) Project Planning
10 7 (9.21%) Information Security
10 7 (9.21%) Scrum
10 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
11 6 (7.89%) Change Management
11 6 (7.89%) ITSM
11 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
11 6 (7.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 74 (97.37%) PMI Certification
2 17 (22.37%) Degree
3 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (6.58%) CISA
4 5 (6.58%) CISSP
5 4 (5.26%) GIAC
6 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.63%) PgMP
6 2 (2.63%) APMP
7 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.32%) CAPM
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.32%) MCSE
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) ISEB
7 1 (1.32%) CISM
7 1 (1.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) COBIT
2 2 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.63%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.32%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.32%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) WorldPay
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (3.95%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.95%) Dell
4 3 (3.95%) Apple
5 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.63%) Juniper
5 2 (2.63%) GoldenSource
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix
5 2 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) Avaya
6 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.32%) Lotus
6 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
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