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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 317 285 276
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -9
Contract jobs citing PMP 342 378 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.75% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.18% 3.82% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 252 249
Average daily rate £465 £450 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £311 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £40.50 £21.50 £41.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.37% -48.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £21.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+88.37% -43.04%
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
10744 9899 9789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.98% 19.56% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6843 5688 5654
Average daily rate £405 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% +6.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 472 489
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.21 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -20 157 £550 +22.22% 33
South East -35 64 £458 +10.57% 10
North East -5 26 £318 - 2
East of England +3 22 £425 -17.07% 2
North West -11 19 £425 -5.55% 5
East Midlands -5 13 £400 +6.66% 2
South West +5 12 £463 -6.09%
West Midlands -22 11 £318 -12.41% 3
Yorkshire -7 8 £425 +17.24% 2
Midlands - 5 - -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 596 (96.44%) PMI Certification
2 468 (75.73%) Project Management
3 445 (72.01%) PRINCE2
4 254 (41.10%) Finance
5 146 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 144 (23.30%) PMI
7 139 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
8 135 (21.84%) Degree
9 107 (17.31%) MS Project
10 98 (15.86%) Programme Management
11 96 (15.53%) Change Management
12 87 (14.08%) PRINCE
13 83 (13.43%) Banking
14 71 (11.49%) MS Excel
15 69 (11.17%) Security Cleared
16 68 (11.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 67 (10.84%) Risk Management
18 65 (10.52%) ITIL
19 56 (9.06%) Microsoft
20 52 (8.41%) SC Cleared
21 50 (8.09%) Scrum
22 49 (7.93%) MS Office
23 48 (7.77%) MS PowerPoint
24 46 (7.44%) Retail
24 46 (7.44%) Oracle
25 45 (7.28%) ERP
25 45 (7.28%) Waterfall
25 45 (7.28%) SDLC
26 44 (7.12%) APMP
26 44 (7.12%) Legal

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 33 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.46%) CMS
3 5 (0.81%) JBoss
4 2 (0.32%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.32%) Confluence
4 2 (0.32%) Drupal
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Apache
5 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.16%) FileNet
5 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.16%) TPMS
5 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 107 (17.31%) MS Project
2 71 (11.49%) MS Excel
3 49 (7.93%) MS Office
4 48 (7.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (4.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.13%) Primavera
3 6 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.97%) Oracle FAH
3 6 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.65%) HFM
5 4 (0.65%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.49%) assyst
6 3 (0.49%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.32%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.32%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.32%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.62%) SaaS
2 5 (0.81%) Office 365
3 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.32%) Boomi
4 2 (0.32%) Force.com
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.16%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.24%) WAN
2 19 (3.07%) LAN
3 17 (2.75%) Firewall
4 7 (1.13%) Network Security
5 6 (0.97%) Internet
5 6 (0.97%) MPLS
6 5 (0.81%) IP Telephony
6 5 (0.81%) SAN
7 4 (0.65%) DNS
7 4 (0.65%) VoIP
8 3 (0.49%) Converged Networks
8 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.49%) Wireless
9 2 (0.32%) ATM
9 2 (0.32%) HTTP
9 2 (0.32%) Intranet
9 2 (0.32%) LDAP
9 2 (0.32%) MVNO
9 2 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (1.62%) Big Data
3 4 (0.65%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (0.49%) Essbase
4 3 (0.49%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.32%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.32%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.16%) KDB
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (2.10%) JIRA
2 1 (0.16%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.16%) VersionOne
General
1 254 (41.10%) Finance
2 83 (13.43%) Banking
3 46 (7.44%) Retail
4 44 (7.12%) Legal
5 42 (6.80%) Telecoms
6 27 (4.37%) Manufacturing
7 24 (3.88%) Marketing
8 20 (3.24%) Investment Banking
9 15 (2.43%) Advertising
9 15 (2.43%) Corporate Banking
9 15 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (2.27%) Automotive
10 14 (2.27%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.62%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.29%) Publishing
13 7 (1.13%) Back Office
13 7 (1.13%) Law
13 7 (1.13%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.97%) Front Office
15 4 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 447 (72.33%) Project Manager
2 81 (13.11%) IT Manager
3 76 (12.30%) IT Project Manager
4 59 (9.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 53 (8.58%) Senior Manager
6 52 (8.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 51 (8.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 41 (6.63%) Programme Manager
9 29 (4.69%) Analyst
10 22 (3.56%) Agile Project Manager
11 19 (3.07%) Technical Manager
11 19 (3.07%) Technical Project Manager
12 18 (2.91%) Digital Project Manager
12 18 (2.91%) PMO Manager
13 17 (2.75%) Applications Manager
13 17 (2.75%) Business Analyst
13 17 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 17 (2.75%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
13 17 (2.75%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 16 (2.59%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.29%) .NET
2 6 (0.97%) J2EE
3 5 (0.81%) HTML
3 5 (0.81%) Spring
3 5 (0.81%) Struts
3 5 (0.81%) Web Services
4 4 (0.65%) CGI
4 4 (0.65%) XML
5 3 (0.49%) Ajax
5 3 (0.49%) CSS
5 3 (0.49%) Middleware
5 3 (0.49%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.32%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.32%) SOAP
7 1 (0.16%) HTML5
7 1 (0.16%) Mason
7 1 (0.16%) REST
7 1 (0.16%) XHTML
7 1 (0.16%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 144 (23.30%) PMI
2 35 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 33 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.10%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.10%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.62%) Smart Meter
7 7 (1.13%) Fixed Income
8 6 (0.97%) Digital Media
8 6 (0.97%) User Experience
9 5 (0.81%) FMCG
9 5 (0.81%) Video on Demand
10 4 (0.65%) Biotechnology
10 4 (0.65%) Economics
10 4 (0.65%) Equities
10 4 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.65%) IPTV
11 3 (0.49%) BBC
11 3 (0.49%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.72%) Windows
2 9 (1.46%) Linux
3 8 (1.29%) Unix
3 8 (1.29%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.32%) AIX
7 2 (0.32%) Android
8 1 (0.16%) Solaris
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (75.73%) Project Management
2 445 (72.01%) PRINCE2
3 146 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 139 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (15.86%) Programme Management
6 96 (15.53%) Change Management
7 87 (14.08%) PRINCE
8 67 (10.84%) Risk Management
9 65 (10.52%) ITIL
10 50 (8.09%) Scrum
11 45 (7.28%) ERP
11 45 (7.28%) SDLC
11 45 (7.28%) Waterfall
12 42 (6.80%) Change Control
13 39 (6.31%) Migration
14 37 (5.99%) Logistics
15 36 (5.83%) Business Analysis
16 34 (5.50%) Project Planning
17 31 (5.02%) CRM
18 30 (4.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.59%) Java
2 13 (2.10%) SQL
3 8 (1.29%) C
4 7 (1.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.65%) PHP
5 4 (0.65%) R
6 3 (0.49%) Perl
6 3 (0.49%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.49%) VB
7 2 (0.32%) C++
7 2 (0.32%) Python
8 1 (0.16%) C#
8 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.16%) VBA
8 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 596 (96.44%) PMI Certification
2 135 (21.84%) Degree
3 69 (11.17%) Security Cleared
4 68 (11.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 52 (8.41%) SC Cleared
6 44 (7.12%) APMP
7 41 (6.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (2.27%) ISEB
9 13 (2.10%) CAPM
9 13 (2.10%) PgMP
10 11 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.13%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.97%) CISSP
13 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.81%) CITP
14 4 (0.65%) CCNA
14 4 (0.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 3 (0.49%) ACCA
15 3 (0.49%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.53%) QA
2 13 (2.10%) PMBOK
3 6 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.97%) P3O
4 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.49%) GxP
5 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) SEPA
6 2 (0.32%) COBIT
6 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.32%) SLA
6 2 (0.32%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) GCP
7 1 (0.16%) GLP
7 1 (0.16%) GMP
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
3 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.32%) XenApp
3 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.13%) MOM
2 2 (0.32%) SCCM
2 2 (0.32%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.16%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (0.16%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 56 (9.06%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.44%) Oracle
3 31 (5.02%) SAP
4 22 (3.56%) Cisco
5 15 (2.43%) HP
6 14 (2.27%) VMware
7 11 (1.78%) BT
7 11 (1.78%) IBM
8 10 (1.62%) PeopleSoft
9 9 (1.46%) ArcSight
10 7 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.97%) Citrix
12 4 (0.65%) Hyperion
12 4 (0.65%) Juniper
12 4 (0.65%) Planview
12 4 (0.65%) Teradata
13 3 (0.49%) Adobe
13 3 (0.49%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.49%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.49%) Virgin Media
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London
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Rate: £500 - 550 per day
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