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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 169 171 171
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing PMP 22 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.52% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 3.21% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 12
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£438 £449 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £336 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £565 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +15.10%
PMP
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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
790 965 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.58% 16.04% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 660 566
Average daily rate £413 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 33
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £36.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 23 January 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 52 (98.11%) PMI Certification
2 44 (83.02%) PRINCE2
3 35 (66.04%) Project Management
4 27 (50.94%) Finance
5 18 (33.96%) Degree
6 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (32.08%) MS Project
7 16 (30.19%) Banking
8 15 (28.30%) ITIL
9 13 (24.53%) Change Management
10 10 (18.87%) Resource Management
11 9 (16.98%) Investment Banking
12 7 (13.21%) PMI
12 7 (13.21%) MS Office
12 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
12 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
13 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
13 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
13 6 (11.32%) Service Management
13 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (9.43%) Scrum
14 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
14 5 (9.43%) Time Management
14 5 (9.43%) ITSM
14 5 (9.43%) CRM
14 5 (9.43%) Matrix Management
14 5 (9.43%) APMP
14 5 (9.43%) FINREP
14 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (7.55%) People Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Project
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
3 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
4 4 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) MPLS
1 1 (1.89%) OSPF
1 1 (1.89%) BGP
1 1 (1.89%) SAN
1 1 (1.89%) Wireless
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.89%) DNS
1 1 (1.89%) Network Security
1 1 (1.89%) Multicast
1 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
General
1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Banking
3 9 (16.98%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 3 (5.66%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.77%) Law
5 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.77%) Advertising
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Project Manager
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.77%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (1.89%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (1.89%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Project Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Service Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Change Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) SAP PI
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) PMI
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) CMDB
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
4 2 (3.77%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) UNIX
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) PRINCE2
2 35 (66.04%) Project Management
3 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.30%) ITIL
5 13 (24.53%) Change Management
6 10 (18.87%) Resource Management
7 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.32%) Service Management
8 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.43%) Time Management
9 5 (9.43%) ITSM
9 5 (9.43%) CRM
9 5 (9.43%) Matrix Management
10 4 (7.55%) People Management
10 4 (7.55%) Release Management
10 4 (7.55%) Requirements Engineering
10 4 (7.55%) Network Management
10 4 (7.55%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
1 1 (1.89%) C#
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (98.11%) PMI Certification
2 18 (33.96%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) APMP
4 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.77%) CISSP
5 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.89%) PgMP
6 1 (1.89%) CISA
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) ISEB
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) FINREP
2 3 (5.66%) CRD IV
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) NetApp
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) F5
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £17 - £20 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago