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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 109 115 119
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing PMP 27 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.58% 2.33% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 6
Average daily rate
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£331 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £410 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +14.28%
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
484 473 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.24% 19.65% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 222 273
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 74
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.98 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +10 19 £325 -18.75%
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £460 - 2
Bedfordshire -16 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
Norfolk - - - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 44 (97.78%) PMI Certification
2 42 (93.33%) Project Management
3 41 (91.11%) PRINCE2
4 25 (55.56%) Finance
5 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.56%) PMI
7 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
8 6 (13.33%) C
8 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (11.11%) Planview
9 5 (11.11%) Automotive
9 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
10 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.89%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.67%) Business Transformation
11 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
11 3 (6.67%) Process Management
11 3 (6.67%) J2EE
11 3 (6.67%) SAP
11 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
11 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
12 2 (4.44%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Project
3 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.22%) VoIP
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) Wireless
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Automotive
3 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Local Government
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.22%) Front Office
6 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Project Manager
2 4 (8.89%) Junior
2 4 (8.89%) Junior Project Manager
2 4 (8.89%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Analyst
3 3 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (4.44%) PMO Manager
4 2 (4.44%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (4.44%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.22%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (2.22%) Programme Planner
5 1 (2.22%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.22%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) PMI
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Kindle
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Social Media
3 1 (2.22%) LIMS
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (93.33%) Project Management
2 41 (91.11%) PRINCE2
3 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
4 4 (8.89%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 3 (6.67%) Process Management
5 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL
6 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.44%) Scrum
6 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.44%) Information Management
6 2 (4.44%) Release Management
7 1 (2.22%) Change Control
7 1 (2.22%) Coaching
7 1 (2.22%) People Management
7 1 (2.22%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) C
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (97.78%) PMI Certification
2 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
6 1 (2.22%) CCNP
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) CCDP
6 1 (2.22%) ISEB
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Planview
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) EMC
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) Juniper
3 1 (2.22%) BMC
3 1 (2.22%) NetApp
3 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle