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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 344 332 293
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Contract jobs citing PMP 279 281 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.60% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 2.96% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 178 180
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £578 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £61.75 £47.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.38% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.55 £35.13 £38.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.95 £49.30 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.75 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +17.50%
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
10043 9505 8598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.28% 20.26% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6289 5562 4722
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 441 397
Average hourly rate £37.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 8 February 2016.

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 133 £475 +1.60% 36
South East +7 71 £410 -0.60% 18
East Midlands +1 17 £400 -3.61% 2
North West -29 17 £450 - 9
South West +6 9 £350 -19.54% 5
East of England -1 8 £411 +21.85%
North East - 8 £310 -
West Midlands -13 7 £550 +37.50% 6
Yorkshire -17 7 £306 -22.66% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 650 (96.30%) PMI Certification
2 507 (75.11%) PRINCE2
3 506 (74.96%) Project Management
4 269 (39.85%) Finance
5 172 (25.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 148 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (18.96%) MS Project
8 117 (17.33%) PMI
9 113 (16.74%) Degree
10 100 (14.81%) ITIL
11 91 (13.48%) PRINCE
12 89 (13.19%) Banking
13 87 (12.89%) MS Excel
14 80 (11.85%) Programme Management
15 76 (11.26%) Change Management
16 72 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 66 (9.78%) Migration
18 65 (9.63%) Risk Management
19 63 (9.33%) Security Cleared
20 62 (9.19%) Waterfall
21 56 (8.30%) Microsoft
21 56 (8.30%) MS PowerPoint
21 56 (8.30%) APMP
22 55 (8.15%) Project Planning
23 53 (7.85%) Data Centre
24 52 (7.70%) MS Office
25 51 (7.56%) Telecoms
26 50 (7.41%) Scrum
27 49 (7.26%) SC Cleared
28 47 (6.96%) SharePoint

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 47 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.81%) CMS
3 10 (1.48%) Drupal
3 10 (1.48%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (0.74%) JBoss
6 5 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.74%) TPMS
7 3 (0.44%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.44%) Confluence
7 3 (0.44%) Documentum
7 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.30%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 128 (18.96%) MS Project
2 87 (12.89%) MS Excel
3 56 (8.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 52 (7.70%) MS Office
5 42 (6.22%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.44%) Maya
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.89%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.59%) Primavera
4 4 (0.59%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.59%) SAP PP
4 4 (0.59%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.44%) assyst
5 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.44%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.30%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.15%) Relativity
7 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.15%) Symantec eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.07%) Office 365
2 12 (1.78%) SaaS
3 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.30%) Boomi
6 2 (0.30%) Force.com
7 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.15%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.15%) Silverpop
7 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.81%) WAN
2 17 (2.52%) LAN
3 13 (1.93%) Firewall
4 8 (1.19%) SAN
5 6 (0.89%) Internet
5 6 (0.89%) Network Security
6 5 (0.74%) IP Telephony
6 5 (0.74%) MPLS
6 5 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (0.59%) DNS
8 3 (0.44%) Converged Networks
8 3 (0.44%) Intranet
8 3 (0.44%) MVNO
8 3 (0.44%) PBX
8 3 (0.44%) VPN
8 3 (0.44%) Wireless
9 2 (0.30%) HTTP
9 2 (0.30%) SMTP
9 2 (0.30%) UMTS
9 2 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (1.78%) QlikView
3 6 (0.89%) Big Data
3 6 (0.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.44%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.30%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.30%) MySQL
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.30%) SQLite
7 1 (0.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (3.26%) JIRA
2 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.30%) git-flow
2 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 269 (39.85%) Finance
2 89 (13.19%) Banking
3 51 (7.56%) Telecoms
4 43 (6.37%) Retail
5 31 (4.59%) Legal
6 30 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 30 (4.44%) Marketing
6 30 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 26 (3.85%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.07%) Front Office
9 13 (1.93%) Corporate Banking
9 13 (1.93%) Publishing
10 12 (1.78%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.48%) Billing
12 9 (1.33%) Advertising
12 9 (1.33%) Law
12 9 (1.33%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.89%) Back Office
13 6 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 477 (70.67%) Project Manager
2 71 (10.52%) IT Manager
3 64 (9.48%) IT Project Manager
4 58 (8.59%) Infrastructure Manager
5 55 (8.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 49 (7.26%) Programme Manager
7 44 (6.52%) Analyst
7 44 (6.52%) Senior Manager
8 43 (6.37%) Senior Project Manager
9 35 (5.19%) Technical Manager
10 31 (4.59%) Technical Project Manager
11 22 (3.26%) Digital Project Manager
12 21 (3.11%) Migration Manager
13 20 (2.96%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 19 (2.81%) SAP Manager
15 18 (2.67%) Supply Chain Manager
15 18 (2.67%) Supply Chain Project Manager
16 17 (2.52%) Business Analyst
16 17 (2.52%) PMO Analyst
16 17 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.78%) HTML
1 12 (1.78%) Web Services
2 9 (1.33%) .NET
2 9 (1.33%) Flash
3 6 (0.89%) J2EE
4 5 (0.74%) Spring
4 5 (0.74%) Struts
5 4 (0.59%) REST
5 4 (0.59%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.44%) CSS
6 3 (0.44%) Middleware
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.30%) Ajax
7 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.30%) CGI
7 2 (0.30%) Django
7 2 (0.30%) JSON
7 2 (0.30%) SOAP
8 1 (0.15%) Dojo
8 1 (0.15%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 117 (17.33%) PMI
2 53 (7.85%) Data Centre
3 45 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (5.33%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.19%) Biometrics
7 8 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.04%) Social Media
9 5 (0.74%) FMCG
9 5 (0.74%) NHS
9 5 (0.74%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.74%) User Experience
10 4 (0.59%) Life Science
10 4 (0.59%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.44%) Biotechnology
11 3 (0.44%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.30%) Derivative
12 2 (0.30%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.30%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.74%) Windows
2 9 (1.33%) Linux
2 9 (1.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.04%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.44%) Unix
5 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.30%) AIX
6 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) pSOS
7 1 (0.15%) Solaris
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (75.11%) PRINCE2
2 506 (74.96%) Project Management
3 172 (25.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 148 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (14.81%) ITIL
6 91 (13.48%) PRINCE
7 80 (11.85%) Programme Management
8 76 (11.26%) Change Management
9 66 (9.78%) Migration
10 65 (9.63%) Risk Management
11 62 (9.19%) Waterfall
12 55 (8.15%) Project Planning
13 50 (7.41%) Scrum
14 41 (6.07%) Change Control
15 34 (5.04%) SDLC
16 33 (4.89%) CRM
17 30 (4.44%) Service Management
18 29 (4.30%) Business Analysis
18 29 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 25 (3.70%) Java
2 22 (3.26%) SQL
3 14 (2.07%) C
4 7 (1.04%) PHP
5 5 (0.74%) VB
6 4 (0.59%) C++
6 4 (0.59%) R
7 3 (0.44%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.44%) Python
8 2 (0.30%) Perl
8 2 (0.30%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.15%) C#
9 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 650 (96.30%) PMI Certification
2 113 (16.74%) Degree
3 72 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 63 (9.33%) Security Cleared
5 56 (8.30%) APMP
6 49 (7.26%) SC Cleared
7 39 (5.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 33 (4.89%) ITIL Certification
9 30 (4.44%) ISEB
10 13 (1.93%) CAPM
10 13 (1.93%) PgMP
11 8 (1.19%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.74%) CISSP
13 4 (0.59%) MBA
14 3 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.30%) CISA
15 2 (0.30%) MCSE
15 2 (0.30%) MCTS
15 2 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.63%) QA
2 10 (1.48%) P3O
2 10 (1.48%) PMBOK
3 7 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.59%) SLA
6 3 (0.44%) EMIR
6 3 (0.44%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.30%) FATCA
7 2 (0.30%) GxP
7 2 (0.30%) MiFID
8 1 (0.15%) Basel III
8 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.15%) GAMP
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (1.78%) MOM
2 2 (0.30%) Ansible
2 2 (0.30%) Nagios
2 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.15%) Control-M
3 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.15%) OPNET
Vendors
1 56 (8.30%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.78%) Oracle
3 29 (4.30%) SAP
4 15 (2.22%) Teradata
5 14 (2.07%) Cisco
5 14 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.78%) Planview
7 11 (1.63%) IBM
7 11 (1.63%) Informatica
8 9 (1.33%) VMware
9 7 (1.04%) BT
9 7 (1.04%) Citrix
10 5 (0.74%) Google
11 4 (0.59%) Amdocs
11 4 (0.59%) Ericsson
11 4 (0.59%) Huawei
11 4 (0.59%) Nokia
11 4 (0.59%) Remedy
12 3 (0.44%) Adobe
12 3 (0.44%) HP
West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £202.00 - £203.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Orgtel
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago