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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 306 279 317
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +38
Contract jobs citing PMP 290 287 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.10% 3.45% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 174 124
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£450 £430 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +15.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.13 £38.80 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £44.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +15.10%
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
9340 8325 7316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.11% 18.93% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5504 4589 3894
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 375 511
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.04 £41.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 -5 148 £465 -0.80% 41
South East -1 67 £420 +3.38% 15
North West -5 28 £457 +21.86% 5
East of England +12 16 £325 +35.41% 3
Yorkshire -9 10 £396 +2.19% 5
West Midlands -4 9 £403 +12.58% 2
East Midlands +12 6 £470 +46.87% 3
South West -17 6 £420 -7.94% 4
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 559 (98.42%) PMI Certification
2 449 (79.05%) PRINCE2
3 369 (64.96%) Project Management
4 203 (35.74%) Finance
5 112 (19.72%) Degree
6 110 (19.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 105 (18.49%) ITIL
8 92 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
8 92 (16.20%) Banking
9 90 (15.85%) MS Project
10 88 (15.49%) PMI
11 80 (14.08%) Change Management
12 75 (13.20%) Programme Management
13 65 (11.44%) Telecoms
14 63 (11.09%) MS Excel
15 58 (10.21%) Microsoft
15 58 (10.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 53 (9.33%) SharePoint
17 50 (8.80%) Migration
17 50 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
18 46 (8.10%) MS Visio
19 45 (7.92%) MS Office
19 45 (7.92%) PRINCE
20 43 (7.57%) Risk Management
21 42 (7.39%) SAP
22 41 (7.22%) APMP
23 37 (6.51%) Investment Banking
24 36 (6.34%) Information Security
25 34 (5.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
26 33 (5.81%) Waterfall

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 53 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.88%) Drupal
3 2 (0.35%) Documentum
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.18%) Confluence
4 1 (0.18%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 1 (0.18%) Lync
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.18%) IIS
4 1 (0.18%) Apache
4 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.18%) SAS
4 1 (0.18%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 90 (15.85%) MS Project
2 63 (11.09%) MS Excel
3 46 (8.10%) MS Visio
4 45 (7.92%) MS Office
5 31 (5.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) CA Clarity
2 3 (0.53%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.35%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.35%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.18%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.06%) IaaS
2 4 (0.70%) SaaS
3 3 (0.53%) Office 365
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.05%) WAN
2 21 (3.70%) LAN
3 17 (2.99%) Firewall
4 7 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (1.23%) MPLS
5 6 (1.06%) DNS
6 5 (0.88%) LTE
6 5 (0.88%) 3G
6 5 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.88%) BGP
7 4 (0.70%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (0.70%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (0.70%) Multicast
7 4 (0.70%) OSPF
7 4 (0.70%) Wireless
7 4 (0.70%) 2G
7 4 (0.70%) Network Security
8 3 (0.53%) 4G
8 3 (0.53%) Intranet
8 3 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.70%) SAP BI
4 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.35%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.35%) QlikView
5 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.18%) BODI
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.18%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.18%) MySQL
6 1 (0.18%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) Checkstyle
2 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.18%) Maven
2 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.18%) JUnit
2 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.18%) MSI
2 1 (0.18%) TestLink
General
1 203 (35.74%) Finance
2 92 (16.20%) Banking
3 65 (11.44%) Telecoms
4 37 (6.51%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.70%) Retail
5 21 (3.70%) Legal
6 18 (3.17%) Law
7 16 (2.82%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.46%) Marketing
9 13 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (2.11%) Front Office
11 8 (1.41%) Advertising
11 8 (1.41%) Automotive
11 8 (1.41%) Financial Institution
12 7 (1.23%) Retail Banking
13 6 (1.06%) Electronics
14 4 (0.70%) Back Office
14 4 (0.70%) Publishing
14 4 (0.70%) Games
15 3 (0.53%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 349 (61.44%) Project Manager
2 47 (8.27%) Analyst
3 33 (5.81%) Programme Manager
4 32 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
5 30 (5.28%) IT Project Manager
5 30 (5.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 25 (4.40%) Business Analyst
7 24 (4.23%) Senior Manager
7 24 (4.23%) Technical Manager
8 20 (3.52%) Technical Project Manager
9 18 (3.17%) Senior Project Manager
10 17 (2.99%) Coordinator
11 15 (2.64%) Project Coordinator
11 15 (2.64%) Test Manager
11 15 (2.64%) PMO Analyst
11 15 (2.64%) SAP Manager
12 13 (2.29%) Delivery Manager
12 13 (2.29%) Consultant
13 12 (2.11%) SAP Project Manager
14 10 (1.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.41%) XML
2 6 (1.06%) Middleware
3 4 (0.70%) J2EE
4 3 (0.53%) SAP PI
4 3 (0.53%) .NET
5 2 (0.35%) Web Services
6 1 (0.18%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.18%) HTML
6 1 (0.18%) SOAP
6 1 (0.18%) Struts
6 1 (0.18%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.18%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (15.49%) PMI
2 50 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.06%) E-Learning
5 6 (1.06%) Human Factors
5 6 (1.06%) FMCG
5 6 (1.06%) Kindle
6 5 (0.88%) CESG
6 5 (0.88%) CMDB
7 4 (0.70%) User Experience
8 3 (0.53%) Derivative
8 3 (0.53%) Economics
8 3 (0.53%) Open Source
8 3 (0.53%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.53%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.53%) AS400
8 3 (0.53%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.23%) Windows
2 12 (2.11%) UNIX
3 10 (1.76%) Linux
4 6 (1.06%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.70%) Solaris
7 3 (0.53%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (79.05%) PRINCE2
2 369 (64.96%) Project Management
3 110 (19.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 105 (18.49%) ITIL
5 92 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (14.08%) Change Management
7 75 (13.20%) Programme Management
8 50 (8.80%) Migration
9 45 (7.92%) PRINCE
10 43 (7.57%) Risk Management
11 36 (6.34%) Information Security
12 33 (5.81%) Waterfall
13 32 (5.63%) Scrum
14 29 (5.11%) Project Planning
15 28 (4.93%) Service Management
15 28 (4.93%) Six Sigma
16 27 (4.75%) Business Transformation
17 26 (4.58%) Change Control
17 26 (4.58%) User Acceptance Testing
18 23 (4.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (3.70%) C
2 10 (1.76%) SQL
3 7 (1.23%) Java
4 4 (0.70%) PHP
4 4 (0.70%) ABAP
5 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.18%) VBScript
5 1 (0.18%) VB
5 1 (0.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 559 (98.42%) PMI Certification
2 112 (19.72%) Degree
3 58 (10.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 41 (7.22%) APMP
5 34 (5.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 30 (5.28%) Security Cleared
7 20 (3.52%) SC Cleared
8 19 (3.35%) CISSP
9 12 (2.11%) CISM
10 11 (1.94%) CAPM
11 10 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.76%) PgMP
12 9 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.58%) CCNA
12 9 (1.58%) GIAC
13 8 (1.41%) ISEB
14 6 (1.06%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.88%) MAPM
15 5 (0.88%) CISA
16 4 (0.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.58%) QA
2 11 (1.94%) P3O
3 10 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.41%) SLA
5 5 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.88%) FINREP
6 3 (0.53%) COBIT
6 3 (0.53%) BS15000
6 3 (0.53%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.35%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.18%) Basel III
8 1 (0.18%) GxP
8 1 (0.18%) COREP
8 1 (0.18%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) Squid
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (1.06%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.18%) MOM
3 1 (0.18%) Netcool
3 1 (0.18%) OPNET
3 1 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 58 (10.21%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.39%) SAP
3 25 (4.40%) Oracle
4 24 (4.23%) Cisco
5 10 (1.76%) F5
5 10 (1.76%) VMware
6 8 (1.41%) Citrix
6 8 (1.41%) Juniper
6 8 (1.41%) Nokia
7 7 (1.23%) Planview
7 7 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.23%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.23%) HP
7 7 (1.23%) Cyber-Ark
8 6 (1.06%) ArcSight
8 6 (1.06%) McAfee
8 6 (1.06%) TippingPoint
8 6 (1.06%) Blue Coat
9 5 (0.88%) Ericsson
10 4 (0.70%) IBM
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