The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 116 125 108
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing PMP 21 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.06% 2.54% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 2
Average daily rate
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£538 £450 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +55.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £360 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £37.75 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.38 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.42%
PMP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
517 472 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.31% 16.15% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 246 187
Average daily rate £356 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 39 39
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the East of England region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the East of England region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PMP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +6 9 £563 +36.36%
Cambridgeshire -1 7 £556 +17.10%
Bedfordshire +6 3 £475 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £575 - 2
Suffolk - 1 £450 -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 30 (78.95%) PMI Certification
1 30 (78.95%) Project Management
2 27 (71.05%) PRINCE2
3 17 (44.74%) Finance
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 8 (21.05%) Banking
5 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 7 (18.42%) Business Transformation
6 7 (18.42%) Software Delivery
7 6 (15.79%) Change Management
7 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
8 5 (13.16%) Migration
8 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 4 (10.53%) Retail
9 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
10 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (7.89%) Coaching
10 3 (7.89%) Windows
10 3 (7.89%) MS Office
10 3 (7.89%) SAP
10 3 (7.89%) MCSE
10 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Automotive
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) SAP Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.26%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Business Systems Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Transformation Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) PMI
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Project Management
2 27 (71.05%) PRINCE2
3 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (18.42%) Business Transformation
4 7 (18.42%) Software Delivery
5 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 6 (15.79%) Change Management
6 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
9 2 (5.26%) Line Management
9 2 (5.26%) SDLC
9 2 (5.26%) Scrum
9 2 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) PRINCE
10 1 (2.63%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) PgMP
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Lotus
3 1 (2.63%) Planview