The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 248 255 252
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing PMP 391 316 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.72% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.84% 3.96% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 165 225
Average daily rate £433 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £38.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £33.50 £35.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.65 £50.00 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £35.01 £36.49
% change year-on-year
+8.89% -4.04%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10178 7975 9702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.44% 18.16% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5819 4257 5092
Average daily rate £375 £374 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% -6.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 509 457 524
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
PMP
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +4 191 £461 -2.89% 47
South East -23 84 £425 -0.58% 18
East Midlands +10 24 £320 -3.03% 1
South West +5 21 £385 -6.66%
North West -16 17 £463 +39.09% 6
East of England -39 14 £375 - 4
West Midlands -3 12 £365 -25.12% 1
Yorkshire -14 11 £413 +28.90%
North East -24 10 £300 -33.33%
Midlands +3 1 - -
South Coast - - - -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 657 (97.48%) PMI Certification
2 517 (76.71%) PRINCE2
3 425 (63.06%) Project Management
4 259 (38.43%) Finance
5 154 (22.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 150 (22.26%) PMI
7 133 (19.73%) MS Project
8 117 (17.36%) Banking
9 105 (15.58%) MS Excel
10 99 (14.69%) ITIL
11 93 (13.80%) Microsoft
12 90 (13.35%) PRINCE
12 90 (13.35%) Degree
13 81 (12.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 81 (12.02%) Change Management
14 78 (11.57%) Programme Management
15 74 (10.98%) Migration
16 66 (9.79%) Project Planning
17 63 (9.35%) Risk Management
18 53 (7.86%) Telecoms
18 53 (7.86%) MS Office
18 53 (7.86%) Change Control
19 52 (7.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 49 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
21 47 (6.97%) Windows
22 45 (6.68%) SAP
23 44 (6.53%) Oracle
24 41 (6.08%) MS Visio
25 39 (5.79%) Business Analysis
26 38 (5.64%) Management Information System

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 33 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.08%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.59%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.45%) SAS
4 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.45%) Lync
4 3 (0.45%) Confluence
5 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.15%) CMS
6 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.15%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.15%) Apache
6 1 (0.15%) Documentum
6 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 133 (19.73%) MS Project
2 105 (15.58%) MS Excel
3 53 (7.86%) MS Office
4 49 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (6.08%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.30%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) Windchill
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.34%) FLEXCUBE
1 9 (1.34%) Temenos T24
2 8 (1.19%) Finacle
3 7 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.74%) CA Clarity
5 4 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.45%) Exstream
7 2 (0.30%) Eikon
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.30%) SAP PLM
7 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.30%) Summit
7 2 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.30%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.30%) Maximo
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.19%) SaaS
2 3 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.93%) WAN
2 12 (1.78%) Wireless
2 12 (1.78%) LAN
3 11 (1.63%) Firewall
4 9 (1.34%) VPN
5 8 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.04%) VoIP
6 7 (1.04%) LTE
7 6 (0.89%) ATM
8 5 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.59%) 4G
9 4 (0.59%) 3G
10 3 (0.45%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.45%) Network Security
11 2 (0.30%) MPLS
11 2 (0.30%) SAN
11 2 (0.30%) DNS
11 2 (0.30%) UMTS
11 2 (0.30%) 2G
12 1 (0.15%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database
2 7 (1.04%) Oracle Exadata
2 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.30%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.30%) MySQL
5 2 (0.30%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.15%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.15%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.15%) MS Access
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.15%) QlikView
6 1 (0.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (1.34%) JIRA
2 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.15%) ProC
3 1 (0.15%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.15%) Ant
3 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.15%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.15%) Grunt
General
1 259 (38.43%) Finance
2 117 (17.36%) Banking
3 53 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.19%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.01%) Legal
6 23 (3.41%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.41%) Retail
7 21 (3.12%) Financial Institution
8 20 (2.97%) Back Office
9 15 (2.23%) Marketing
10 13 (1.93%) Law
11 10 (1.48%) Billing
11 10 (1.48%) Spanish Language
12 9 (1.34%) French Language
13 8 (1.19%) Automotive
13 8 (1.19%) Publishing
14 6 (0.89%) Front Office
14 6 (0.89%) Advertising
15 5 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 397 (58.90%) Project Manager
2 60 (8.90%) Programme Manager
3 42 (6.23%) Analyst
4 40 (5.93%) Senior Manager
5 39 (5.79%) Infrastructure Manager
6 38 (5.64%) IT Project Manager
6 38 (5.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 34 (5.04%) Senior Project Manager
8 24 (3.56%) Business Analyst
9 21 (3.12%) PMO Manager
10 19 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
11 16 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 15 (2.23%) Coordinator
13 14 (2.08%) Contracts Manager
14 13 (1.93%) Project Planner
14 13 (1.93%) Project Coordinator
14 13 (1.93%) PMO Analyst
15 12 (1.78%) Applications Manager
16 11 (1.63%) Technical Manager
17 10 (1.48%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.67%) .NET
2 15 (2.23%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (1.63%) Middleware
4 9 (1.34%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.74%) XML
6 3 (0.45%) J2EE
7 2 (0.30%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.30%) HTML
8 1 (0.15%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.15%) LAMP
8 1 (0.15%) CSS
8 1 (0.15%) Struts
8 1 (0.15%) Web Services
8 1 (0.15%) Lucene
8 1 (0.15%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.15%) Sass
8 1 (0.15%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 150 (22.26%) PMI
2 38 (5.64%) Management Information System
3 9 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (1.19%) Economics
5 7 (1.04%) E-Learning
6 6 (0.89%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.74%) Derivative
7 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.59%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.45%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.45%) Learning Management System
9 3 (0.45%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.45%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.30%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.30%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.30%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.30%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.30%) DTV
10 2 (0.30%) Equities
11 1 (0.15%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.97%) Windows
2 14 (2.08%) Windows 7
2 14 (2.08%) UNIX
3 9 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (1.34%) Solaris
3 9 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.04%) Linux
5 2 (0.30%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.15%) pSOS
6 1 (0.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (76.71%) PRINCE2
2 425 (63.06%) Project Management
3 154 (22.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 99 (14.69%) ITIL
5 90 (13.35%) PRINCE
6 81 (12.02%) Change Management
7 78 (11.57%) Programme Management
8 74 (10.98%) Migration
9 66 (9.79%) Project Planning
10 63 (9.35%) Risk Management
11 53 (7.86%) Change Control
12 39 (5.79%) Business Analysis
13 33 (4.90%) ERP
14 32 (4.75%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (4.60%) Six Sigma
16 29 (4.30%) Service Management
17 28 (4.15%) Scrum
17 28 (4.15%) Dependency Management
18 27 (4.01%) Service Delivery
19 26 (3.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (5.34%) C
2 21 (3.12%) Java
3 9 (1.34%) VB
3 9 (1.34%) PowerShell
4 6 (0.89%) SQL
5 3 (0.45%) ABAP
6 2 (0.30%) R
6 2 (0.30%) PHP
6 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.15%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.15%) Perl
7 1 (0.15%) C++
7 1 (0.15%) Ruby
7 1 (0.15%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 657 (97.48%) PMI Certification
2 90 (13.35%) Degree
3 81 (12.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 52 (7.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 28 (4.15%) APMP
6 23 (3.41%) Security Cleared
7 22 (3.26%) ISEB
8 19 (2.82%) SC Cleared
9 17 (2.52%) CAPM
10 12 (1.78%) MAPM
11 11 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (1.19%) MCSE
14 7 (1.04%) ISTQB
14 7 (1.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 5 (0.74%) CISSP
16 4 (0.59%) PgMP
16 4 (0.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
16 4 (0.59%) CISA
17 3 (0.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.04%) QA
2 12 (1.78%) SLA
3 11 (1.63%) P3O
4 7 (1.04%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.74%) EMIR
5 5 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.59%) FATCA
7 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.45%) GxP
8 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.15%) COBIT
9 1 (0.15%) COREP
9 1 (0.15%) FINREP
System Software
1 17 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (2.23%) SCCM
2 8 (1.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 7 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.30%) MOM
5 1 (0.15%) OpenView
5 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.15%) Netcool
Vendors
1 93 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 45 (6.68%) SAP
3 44 (6.53%) Oracle
4 12 (1.78%) HP
5 10 (1.48%) Cisco
6 8 (1.19%) CA
6 8 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.04%) Temenos
7 7 (1.04%) Symantec
8 6 (0.89%) Altiris
8 6 (0.89%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.74%) Teradata
9 5 (0.74%) BT
9 5 (0.74%) IBM
9 5 (0.74%) EMC
9 5 (0.74%) Citrix
10 4 (0.59%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.59%) Remedy
11 3 (0.45%) Primavera
11 3 (0.45%) Baan
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