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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 280 261 264
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing PMP 363 383 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.75% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.72% 3.81% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 260 165
Average daily rate
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£450 £433 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £305 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Average hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £31.30 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £52.65 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.13 £35.01
% change year-on-year
-5.57% +8.89%
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
9759 10051 8023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.28% 19.56% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5581 5743 4289
Average daily rate £395 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £531 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 504 464
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 -20 161 £450 -1.63% 39
South East -18 85 £413 -3.50% 20
East of England +32 27 £500 +33.33% 7
East Midlands +6 25 £375 +17.18% 5
North West -11 22 £450 -2.70% 10
West Midlands -10 17 £354 -3.08% 4
Yorkshire -15 11 £425 +3.03% 2
South West -14 3 £588 +52.59% 2
North East -3 2 - -
South Coast - 2 - -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 630 (97.07%) PMI Certification
2 502 (77.35%) PRINCE2
3 440 (67.80%) Project Management
4 234 (36.06%) Finance
5 156 (24.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 149 (22.96%) Degree
7 126 (19.41%) ITIL
8 116 (17.87%) MS Project
9 108 (16.64%) Agile Software Development
10 106 (16.33%) Change Management
11 93 (14.33%) PMI
12 90 (13.87%) Banking
13 89 (13.71%) Programme Management
14 86 (13.25%) MS Excel
15 84 (12.94%) MS Office
16 77 (11.86%) Microsoft
17 71 (10.94%) Telecoms
18 67 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
19 63 (9.71%) SharePoint
20 61 (9.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 60 (9.24%) Risk Management
22 59 (9.09%) PRINCE
23 58 (8.94%) SAP
24 57 (8.78%) Project Planning
25 51 (7.86%) Migration
25 51 (7.86%) Waterfall
26 50 (7.70%) APMP
27 48 (7.40%) MS Visio
28 43 (6.63%) Security Cleared
28 43 (6.63%) MS PowerPoint

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 63 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.92%) IBM Notes
3 5 (0.77%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.77%) Drupal
4 3 (0.46%) Confluence
4 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.46%) SAS
5 2 (0.31%) Lync
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.15%) Documentum
6 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 116 (17.87%) MS Project
2 86 (13.25%) MS Excel
3 84 (12.94%) MS Office
4 48 (7.40%) MS Visio
5 43 (6.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.31%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.54%) SAP ERP
2 5 (0.77%) Primavera
3 4 (0.62%) Agresso
3 4 (0.62%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.46%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.46%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.46%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.31%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.31%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.31%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.31%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.15%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.08%) IaaS
2 4 (0.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.46%) Office 365
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.15%) Yammer
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.31%) Firewall
2 21 (3.24%) WAN
3 16 (2.47%) LAN
4 10 (1.54%) BGP
5 9 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (1.39%) Multicast
5 9 (1.39%) OSPF
6 8 (1.23%) DNS
7 7 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.08%) Structured Cabling
8 6 (0.92%) Internet
9 4 (0.62%) SDH
9 4 (0.62%) Intranet
9 4 (0.62%) MPLS
9 4 (0.62%) Network Security
10 3 (0.46%) 4G
10 3 (0.46%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (0.46%) VoIP
10 3 (0.46%) 3G
10 3 (0.46%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (0.62%) Hadoop
3 4 (0.62%) Big Data
4 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.46%) QlikView
4 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.46%) BODI
4 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.46%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.31%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.15%) Yeoman
2 1 (0.15%) JUnit
2 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.15%) Maven
2 1 (0.15%) Checkstyle
General
1 234 (36.06%) Finance
2 90 (13.87%) Banking
3 71 (10.94%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.08%) Investment Banking
5 32 (4.93%) Retail
6 29 (4.47%) Legal
7 26 (4.01%) Law
8 21 (3.24%) Manufacturing
9 17 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 17 (2.62%) Marketing
10 12 (1.85%) Publishing
11 9 (1.39%) Front Office
11 9 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (0.92%) German Language
12 6 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.92%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.77%) Automotive
13 5 (0.77%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.62%) Back Office
14 4 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 403 (62.10%) Project Manager
2 51 (7.86%) Infrastructure Manager
3 48 (7.40%) Analyst
3 48 (7.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 47 (7.24%) Programme Manager
5 38 (5.86%) IT Project Manager
6 31 (4.78%) Senior Manager
7 29 (4.47%) Business Analyst
8 28 (4.31%) Senior Project Manager
8 28 (4.31%) SAP Manager
9 22 (3.39%) Technical Manager
10 20 (3.08%) SAP Project Manager
11 19 (2.93%) Technical Project Manager
12 18 (2.77%) Agile Project Manager
13 17 (2.62%) Implementation Manager
14 15 (2.31%) Coordinator
15 14 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 13 (2.00%) Security Manager
16 13 (2.00%) Security Project Manager
16 13 (2.00%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.23%) XML
2 4 (0.62%) EDI
3 3 (0.46%) Middleware
3 3 (0.46%) SAP PI
3 3 (0.46%) Web Services
3 3 (0.46%) .NET
4 1 (0.15%) J2EE
4 1 (0.15%) CSS
4 1 (0.15%) SOAP
4 1 (0.15%) HTML
4 1 (0.15%) Swing
4 1 (0.15%) HTML5
4 1 (0.15%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.33%) PMI
2 67 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.31%) Economics
6 13 (2.00%) FMCG
7 8 (1.23%) CMDB
8 7 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.92%) Human Factors
10 5 (0.77%) CESG
10 5 (0.77%) IPTV
11 4 (0.62%) Derivative
11 4 (0.62%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.46%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.46%) Smartcard
12 3 (0.46%) Taxonomies
12 3 (0.46%) Open Source
12 3 (0.46%) User Experience
13 2 (0.31%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.93%) Windows
2 21 (3.24%) UNIX
3 16 (2.47%) Linux
4 8 (1.23%) Solaris
5 7 (1.08%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.46%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.46%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (77.35%) PRINCE2
2 440 (67.80%) Project Management
3 156 (24.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 126 (19.41%) ITIL
5 108 (16.64%) Agile Software Development
6 106 (16.33%) Change Management
7 89 (13.71%) Programme Management
8 60 (9.24%) Risk Management
9 59 (9.09%) PRINCE
10 57 (8.78%) Project Planning
11 51 (7.86%) Waterfall
11 51 (7.86%) Migration
12 41 (6.32%) Information Security
12 41 (6.32%) Change Control
13 39 (6.01%) Scrum
13 39 (6.01%) Six Sigma
14 37 (5.70%) ERP
15 34 (5.24%) Business Analysis
16 31 (4.78%) Service Management
16 31 (4.78%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 27 (4.16%) C
2 8 (1.23%) Java
3 5 (0.77%) PHP
3 5 (0.77%) ABAP
4 4 (0.62%) SQL
5 1 (0.15%) VBScript
5 1 (0.15%) VB
5 1 (0.15%) Perl
5 1 (0.15%) C#
5 1 (0.15%) Python
5 1 (0.15%) Ruby
5 1 (0.15%) X++
5 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 630 (97.07%) PMI Certification
2 149 (22.96%) Degree
3 61 (9.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 50 (7.70%) APMP
5 43 (6.63%) Security Cleared
6 34 (5.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 29 (4.47%) SC Cleared
8 18 (2.77%) CISSP
9 16 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (2.16%) CCNA
11 11 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.69%) GIAC
12 10 (1.54%) CISM
13 9 (1.39%) ISEB
13 9 (1.39%) PgMP
14 7 (1.08%) MCSE
14 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (1.08%) CAPM
15 6 (0.92%) NVQ Level 3
16 5 (0.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.01%) QA
2 12 (1.85%) P3O
2 12 (1.85%) SLA
3 8 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.92%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.46%) COBIT
6 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.46%) BS15000
7 2 (0.31%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.31%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.15%) FINREP
8 1 (0.15%) GAMP
8 1 (0.15%) GxP
System Software
1 15 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.23%) MOM
2 3 (0.46%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.46%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.31%) OpenView
3 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.31%) Netcool
4 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 77 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 58 (8.94%) SAP
3 33 (5.08%) Cisco
4 22 (3.39%) Oracle
5 17 (2.62%) F5
6 15 (2.31%) CheckPoint
7 14 (2.16%) HP
8 13 (2.00%) Nokia
9 12 (1.85%) Juniper
10 11 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
11 10 (1.54%) Citrix
12 9 (1.39%) VMware
12 9 (1.39%) ArcSight
13 8 (1.23%) TippingPoint
13 8 (1.23%) Blue Coat
13 8 (1.23%) McAfee
14 7 (1.08%) Ericsson
14 7 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.08%) WorldPay
15 6 (0.92%) Lotus
Southampton, Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £270 - 290 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £265 to £355 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
JPS Selection
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JCW Search Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £370 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago