The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 272 296 348
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +52
Contract jobs citing PMP 396 303 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.61% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.03% 3.29% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 192 134
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£415 £425 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £31.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.39 £23.00 £30.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.63 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+103.70% -16.60%
PMP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9835 9196 8310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.04% 18.63% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5949 5235 4514
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 400 455
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £44.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in England

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in England

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in England

PMP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

PMP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

PMP
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 4 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +61 201 £450 +1.12% 33
South East -23 95 £378 -5.62% 12
South West -1 20 £350 -14.73%
West Midlands +18 18 £350 +16.66% 2
North West -30 17 £400 -5.88% 6
East of England -13 16 £413 -1.19% 7
Yorkshire -17 13 £388 -20.51% 3
East Midlands -6 9 £431 +34.67%
North East -13 7 £400 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 745 (96.01%) PMI Certification
2 561 (72.29%) PRINCE2
3 533 (68.69%) Project Management
4 291 (37.50%) Finance
5 173 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 160 (20.62%) MS Project
7 149 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
8 142 (18.30%) Degree
9 139 (17.91%) PMI
10 129 (16.62%) ITIL
11 119 (15.34%) Change Management
12 112 (14.43%) MS Office
13 106 (13.66%) Microsoft
14 104 (13.40%) MS Excel
15 93 (11.98%) Programme Management
16 90 (11.60%) Banking
16 90 (11.60%) PRINCE
17 81 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
18 80 (10.31%) Risk Management
19 77 (9.92%) Waterfall
20 73 (9.41%) Security Cleared
21 72 (9.28%) Telecoms
22 71 (9.15%) Migration
23 70 (9.02%) Project Planning
24 64 (8.25%) SharePoint
25 62 (7.99%) Scrum
25 62 (7.99%) MS PowerPoint
25 62 (7.99%) Data Centre
26 61 (7.86%) Change Control
27 56 (7.22%) Windows

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 64 (8.25%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.16%) IBM Notes
2 9 (1.16%) WebSphere
3 5 (0.64%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.52%) MS Project Server
4 4 (0.52%) CMS
4 4 (0.52%) LiveLink
4 4 (0.52%) Lync
5 3 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.26%) Confluence
6 2 (0.26%) Documentum
6 2 (0.26%) SAS
6 2 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.26%) Apache
6 2 (0.26%) IIS
7 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.13%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 160 (20.62%) MS Project
2 112 (14.43%) MS Office
3 104 (13.40%) MS Excel
4 62 (7.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 47 (6.06%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.90%) SPSS
7 3 (0.39%) Maya
8 2 (0.26%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (1.29%) SAP ERP
2 6 (0.77%) Primavera
2 6 (0.77%) SAP MM
3 5 (0.64%) SAP PP
3 5 (0.64%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.52%) Workday HCM
4 4 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.52%) CA PPM
4 4 (0.52%) Agresso
4 4 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.39%) RMDS
5 3 (0.39%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.26%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.26%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.13%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.13%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.29%) Office 365
2 6 (0.77%) SaaS
3 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.26%) IaaS
4 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.13%) Yammer
5 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.09%) Firewall
2 23 (2.96%) WAN
3 18 (2.32%) LAN
4 13 (1.68%) Internet
5 10 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.03%) DNS
6 8 (1.03%) Multicast
7 7 (0.90%) OSPF
7 7 (0.90%) BGP
7 7 (0.90%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (0.64%) Network Security
8 5 (0.64%) SDH
8 5 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (0.52%) VoIP
9 4 (0.52%) ATM
9 4 (0.52%) Intranet
10 3 (0.39%) SAN
10 3 (0.39%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.39%) MVNO
10 3 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.03%) Big Data
3 7 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.52%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.39%) QlikView
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.26%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.26%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.26%) Lumira
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (0.26%) BODI
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.26%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (0.90%) JIRA
2 6 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.13%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 291 (37.50%) Finance
2 90 (11.60%) Banking
3 72 (9.28%) Telecoms
4 40 (5.15%) Retail
5 31 (3.99%) Investment Banking
6 26 (3.35%) Manufacturing
7 25 (3.22%) Legal
8 20 (2.58%) Law
9 18 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (2.32%) Publishing
10 17 (2.19%) Marketing
11 14 (1.80%) Aerospace
12 13 (1.68%) Front Office
13 9 (1.16%) Billing
14 8 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
15 7 (0.90%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.90%) Local Government
15 7 (0.90%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.90%) Back Office
16 6 (0.77%) German Language
Job Titles
1 505 (65.08%) Project Manager
2 68 (8.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 64 (8.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 52 (6.70%) Analyst
5 45 (5.80%) Programme Manager
6 42 (5.41%) Senior Manager
7 40 (5.15%) IT Project Manager
8 39 (5.03%) Senior Project Manager
9 27 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 26 (3.35%) Technical Manager
10 26 (3.35%) Business Analyst
11 25 (3.22%) Agile Project Manager
12 21 (2.71%) Technical Project Manager
13 20 (2.58%) SAP Manager
13 20 (2.58%) PMO Manager
14 19 (2.45%) Business Manager
15 18 (2.32%) PMO Analyst
16 16 (2.06%) Coordinator
17 15 (1.93%) SAP Project Manager
17 15 (1.93%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.90%) Web Services
2 5 (0.64%) XML
2 5 (0.64%) HTML
2 5 (0.64%) .NET
2 5 (0.64%) Middleware
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (0.52%) EDI
4 3 (0.39%) CSS
4 3 (0.39%) HTML5
5 2 (0.26%) Ajax
5 2 (0.26%) SOAP
5 2 (0.26%) Swing
5 2 (0.26%) XHTML
6 1 (0.13%) J2EE
6 1 (0.13%) COM
6 1 (0.13%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.13%) GWT
6 1 (0.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 139 (17.91%) PMI
2 81 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (7.99%) Data Centre
4 33 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 25 (3.22%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.32%) Economics
7 14 (1.80%) NHS
8 9 (1.16%) FMCG
9 8 (1.03%) User Experience
10 7 (0.90%) EPoS
11 6 (0.77%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.64%) Equities
12 5 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.52%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.39%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.39%) CMDB
14 3 (0.39%) IPTV
14 3 (0.39%) Taxonomies
15 2 (0.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (7.22%) Windows
2 15 (1.93%) UNIX
3 14 (1.80%) Linux
4 8 (1.03%) Solaris
4 8 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.39%) Android
6 3 (0.39%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) SUSE
8 1 (0.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (72.29%) PRINCE2
2 533 (68.69%) Project Management
3 173 (22.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 149 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (16.62%) ITIL
6 119 (15.34%) Change Management
7 93 (11.98%) Programme Management
8 90 (11.60%) PRINCE
9 80 (10.31%) Risk Management
10 77 (9.92%) Waterfall
11 71 (9.15%) Migration
12 70 (9.02%) Project Planning
13 62 (7.99%) Scrum
14 61 (7.86%) Change Control
15 51 (6.57%) SDLC
16 48 (6.19%) ERP
17 42 (5.41%) Business Analysis
18 36 (4.64%) Service Management
19 35 (4.51%) CRM
20 27 (3.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.74%) C
2 22 (2.84%) SQL
3 11 (1.42%) Java
4 3 (0.39%) Python
4 3 (0.39%) Perl
4 3 (0.39%) PHP
5 2 (0.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.26%) C++
6 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.13%) ABAP
6 1 (0.13%) VBA
6 1 (0.13%) Ruby
6 1 (0.13%) X++
6 1 (0.13%) R
Qualifications
1 745 (96.01%) PMI Certification
2 142 (18.30%) Degree
3 73 (9.41%) Security Cleared
4 52 (6.70%) SC Cleared
5 47 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 38 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 37 (4.77%) APMP
8 21 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (2.19%) ISEB
10 14 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (1.68%) CAPM
12 12 (1.55%) CCNA
13 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (1.16%) MCSE
15 8 (1.03%) CISSP
16 7 (0.90%) PgMP
17 5 (0.64%) CISA
18 3 (0.39%) GIAC
18 3 (0.39%) CCENT
18 3 (0.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.09%) QA
2 14 (1.80%) P3O
3 12 (1.55%) SLA
4 10 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.77%) PMBOK
6 5 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.39%) COBIT
8 2 (0.26%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.26%) GxP
8 2 (0.26%) Basel III
8 2 (0.26%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.26%) COREP
8 2 (0.26%) FINREP
9 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.13%) GAMP
System Software
1 23 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.52%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.39%) XenApp
4 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (2.19%) MOM
2 3 (0.39%) SCCM
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.26%) Netcool
3 2 (0.26%) OpenView
3 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 106 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.67%) Oracle
3 42 (5.41%) SAP
4 25 (3.22%) Cisco
5 21 (2.71%) IBM
6 20 (2.58%) HP
7 16 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.42%) Citrix
9 10 (1.29%) CheckPoint
9 10 (1.29%) Apple
9 10 (1.29%) F5
10 9 (1.16%) Nokia
10 9 (1.16%) Lotus
10 9 (1.16%) Remedy
11 8 (1.03%) VMware
12 7 (0.90%) Huawei
12 7 (0.90%) Ericsson
12 7 (0.90%) Juniper
13 6 (0.77%) Planview
14 5 (0.64%) Hyperion
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £620 per day + .
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £620 per day + .
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £600 - 650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
CPS Group
Rate: £500 - 550 per day + expenses
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Fareham
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £0.00 - £55.00 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Queen Mary University of London
Rate: £35,319 - £41,553 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago