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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 315 308 329
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs citing PMP 297 276 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.58% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.83% 3.29% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 169 140
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£450 £420 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £320 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £593 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £38.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +2.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £40.00 £35.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.66 £40.00 £47.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £40.00 £36.97
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +8.19%
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
10484 8381 8136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.74% 17.72% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6162 4752 4313
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 486 350 562
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 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
London +16 131 £475 -5.00% 30
South East -36 73 £405 -1.81% 4
East of England +11 28 £338 -25.00% 6
North West 0 23 £439 +17.06% 3
Yorkshire -12 16 £403 +2.28% 2
South West -32 10 £400 -3.03% 4
West Midlands -9 8 £380 +38.18% 3
East Midlands +7 7 £475 +48.43% 2
North East -28 1 £475 +5.55%
Midlands - - - -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 575 (98.29%) PMI Certification
2 454 (77.61%) PRINCE2
3 392 (67.01%) Project Management
4 215 (36.75%) Finance
5 112 (19.15%) PMI
6 104 (17.78%) ITIL
7 103 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 98 (16.75%) Degree
9 91 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
10 90 (15.38%) MS Project
11 89 (15.21%) Banking
12 73 (12.48%) Programme Management
13 72 (12.31%) Microsoft
14 70 (11.97%) Telecoms
15 67 (11.45%) Change Management
16 64 (10.94%) MS Excel
17 58 (9.91%) Migration
18 55 (9.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 54 (9.23%) PRINCE
20 52 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 51 (8.72%) MS Office
22 48 (8.21%) SharePoint
23 46 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
24 44 (7.52%) MS Visio
24 44 (7.52%) Risk Management
25 40 (6.84%) Information Security
25 40 (6.84%) Security Cleared
26 36 (6.15%) Service Management
26 36 (6.15%) SAP
27 35 (5.98%) Retail

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 48 (8.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.51%) Lync
2 3 (0.51%) Confluence
2 3 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.34%) Documentum
3 2 (0.34%) Apache
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.17%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.17%) Drupal
4 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.17%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.17%) IIS
4 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.17%) CMS
Applications
1 90 (15.38%) MS Project
2 64 (10.94%) MS Excel
3 51 (8.72%) MS Office
4 44 (7.52%) MS Visio
5 35 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) CA Clarity
2 3 (0.51%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.34%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.17%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.17%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.17%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.85%) Office 365
2 4 (0.68%) SaaS
3 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.59%) LAN
2 20 (3.42%) WAN
3 14 (2.39%) Firewall
4 9 (1.54%) LTE
4 9 (1.54%) Internet
5 7 (1.20%) 3G
5 7 (1.20%) MPLS
6 6 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (1.03%) 2G
6 6 (1.03%) Intranet
7 5 (0.85%) 4G
7 5 (0.85%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (0.85%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.85%) DNS
8 4 (0.68%) BGP
8 4 (0.68%) Wireless
8 4 (0.68%) VoIP
8 4 (0.68%) Network Security
9 3 (0.51%) Multicast
9 3 (0.51%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.51%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.51%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.34%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.34%) DB2
5 2 (0.34%) QlikView
5 2 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.17%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.17%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.17%) BODI
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (1.20%) JIRA
2 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.17%) TestLink
3 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.17%) Maven
3 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.17%) Checkstyle
3 1 (0.17%) JUnit
3 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 215 (36.75%) Finance
2 89 (15.21%) Banking
3 70 (11.97%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.98%) Retail
5 30 (5.13%) Investment Banking
6 24 (4.10%) Legal
7 17 (2.91%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.74%) Marketing
9 13 (2.22%) Front Office
9 13 (2.22%) Law
10 10 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.71%) Automotive
10 10 (1.71%) Electronics
11 9 (1.54%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.37%) Back Office
13 7 (1.20%) Retail Banking
14 6 (1.03%) Advertising
15 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.51%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 376 (64.27%) Project Manager
2 43 (7.35%) Analyst
3 36 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
4 35 (5.98%) Infrastructure Manager
5 34 (5.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 33 (5.64%) Senior Manager
6 33 (5.64%) Programme Manager
7 26 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
8 25 (4.27%) Technical Manager
9 21 (3.59%) Technical Project Manager
10 19 (3.25%) PMO Analyst
10 19 (3.25%) Business Analyst
11 17 (2.91%) Coordinator
12 15 (2.56%) Project Coordinator
13 14 (2.39%) Test Manager
13 14 (2.39%) OSS Project Manager
14 12 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 12 (2.05%) Security Manager
15 11 (1.88%) Delivery Manager
15 11 (1.88%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.20%) Middleware
2 6 (1.03%) J2EE
3 5 (0.85%) XML
4 4 (0.68%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.51%) .NET
6 1 (0.17%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.17%) JSP
6 1 (0.17%) Servlets
6 1 (0.17%) SOAP
6 1 (0.17%) Struts
6 1 (0.17%) HTML
6 1 (0.17%) EDI
6 1 (0.17%) cXML
6 1 (0.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 112 (19.15%) PMI
2 46 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.37%) FMCG
5 6 (1.03%) Kindle
6 5 (0.85%) Mobile App
6 5 (0.85%) Economics
7 4 (0.68%) E-Learning
7 4 (0.68%) CESG
7 4 (0.68%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.51%) User Experience
8 3 (0.51%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.51%) Open Source
8 3 (0.51%) Human Factors
8 3 (0.51%) Derivative
8 3 (0.51%) EPoS
8 3 (0.51%) AS400
8 3 (0.51%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.51%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.44%) Windows
2 11 (1.88%) Linux
3 10 (1.71%) UNIX
4 6 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.68%) Solaris
6 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.17%) HPUX
8 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.17%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (77.61%) PRINCE2
2 392 (67.01%) Project Management
3 104 (17.78%) ITIL
4 103 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 91 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (12.48%) Programme Management
7 67 (11.45%) Change Management
8 58 (9.91%) Migration
9 54 (9.23%) PRINCE
10 44 (7.52%) Risk Management
11 40 (6.84%) Information Security
12 36 (6.15%) Service Management
13 35 (5.98%) Project Planning
14 34 (5.81%) Scrum
15 33 (5.64%) Supplier Management
16 31 (5.30%) Waterfall
17 29 (4.96%) Time Management
18 28 (4.79%) Resource Management
19 27 (4.62%) Change Control
20 24 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (5.13%) C
2 11 (1.88%) SQL
3 5 (0.85%) Java
4 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.17%) VBScript
4 1 (0.17%) VB
4 1 (0.17%) C#
4 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 575 (98.29%) PMI Certification
2 98 (16.75%) Degree
3 55 (9.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 52 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 40 (6.84%) Security Cleared
6 29 (4.96%) APMP
7 27 (4.62%) SC Cleared
8 20 (3.42%) CISSP
9 15 (2.56%) CAPM
10 12 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.71%) CISA
12 9 (1.54%) PgMP
13 8 (1.37%) CISM
13 8 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (1.37%) CCNA
14 7 (1.20%) MAPM
14 7 (1.20%) ISEB
15 6 (1.03%) GIAC
16 5 (0.85%) ISTQB
17 4 (0.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.93%) QA
2 20 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.39%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.71%) P3O
5 7 (1.20%) SLA
6 6 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.85%) FINREP
7 5 (0.85%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.51%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.51%) COBIT
8 3 (0.51%) BS15000
9 1 (0.17%) COREP
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.17%) Basel III
9 1 (0.17%) FATCA
9 1 (0.17%) GxP
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) XenServer
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.17%) Squid
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (0.51%) SCCM
4 2 (0.34%) OPNET
4 2 (0.34%) Netcool
4 2 (0.34%) AppDNA
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.17%) MOM
5 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 72 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.15%) SAP
3 32 (5.47%) Oracle
4 19 (3.25%) Cisco
5 14 (2.39%) HP
6 10 (1.71%) VMware
6 10 (1.71%) Citrix
7 8 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.20%) F5
8 7 (1.20%) Planview
9 6 (1.03%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.03%) Juniper
9 6 (1.03%) Nokia
10 5 (0.85%) IBM
11 4 (0.68%) McAfee
11 4 (0.68%) CA
11 4 (0.68%) Ericsson
11 4 (0.68%) Blue Coat
11 4 (0.68%) TippingPoint
11 4 (0.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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