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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 282 350 273
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -77
Contract jobs citing PMP 320 218 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.46% 2.64% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 135 201
Average daily rate
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£425 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £322 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £31.50 £39.00 £38.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +0.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £30.13 £34.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.63 £41.75 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.38 £38.98
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -16.94%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9239 8251 9063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.73% 17.70% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5262 4484 4773
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 453 559
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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 -11 136 £438 -12.50% 32
South East +38 93 £400 -5.88% 11
North West +18 25 £425 +11.47% 4
East of England -11 22 £418 +19.54% 4
South West -21 17 £396 +5.60% 2
East Midlands +3 11 £320 - 3
West Midlands -7 8 £300 -36.84% 2
Yorkshire +7 4 £488 +44.44%
North East -19 2 - -
South Coast - 1 £450 -
Midlands - - - -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 659 (97.34%) PMI Certification
2 502 (74.15%) PRINCE2
3 445 (65.73%) Project Management
4 251 (37.08%) Finance
5 161 (23.78%) PMI
6 155 (22.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 116 (17.13%) MS Project
8 109 (16.10%) ITIL
9 99 (14.62%) Microsoft
10 96 (14.18%) Banking
11 87 (12.85%) MS Excel
12 84 (12.41%) PRINCE
13 83 (12.26%) Migration
14 79 (11.67%) Degree
15 76 (11.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 71 (10.49%) Programme Management
17 67 (9.90%) Change Management
18 66 (9.75%) Telecoms
19 62 (9.16%) Risk Management
20 58 (8.57%) Project Planning
21 57 (8.42%) Oracle
22 51 (7.53%) C
23 49 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 48 (7.09%) Business Analysis
25 47 (6.94%) MS Office
26 46 (6.79%) Management Information System
27 44 (6.50%) Change Control
28 42 (6.20%) MS PowerPoint
28 42 (6.20%) Service Management
28 42 (6.20%) SharePoint

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.03%) Confluence
3 6 (0.89%) Lync
3 6 (0.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (0.89%) MS Project Server
4 4 (0.59%) CMS
5 3 (0.44%) Drupal
5 3 (0.44%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.44%) SAS
5 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.15%) Documentum
7 1 (0.15%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.15%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
Applications
1 116 (17.13%) MS Project
2 87 (12.85%) MS Excel
3 47 (6.94%) MS Office
4 42 (6.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (5.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Windchill
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (0.89%) CA Clarity
2 5 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.30%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.15%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.15%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Movex
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.15%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.33%) SaaS
2 4 (0.59%) Office 365
3 2 (0.30%) IaaS
3 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.07%) LAN
2 13 (1.92%) WAN
3 11 (1.62%) LTE
4 10 (1.48%) Firewall
5 8 (1.18%) Wireless
5 8 (1.18%) SAN
6 7 (1.03%) Internet
6 7 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.03%) DNS
6 7 (1.03%) UMTS
7 6 (0.89%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.89%) 3G
7 6 (0.89%) 4G
8 5 (0.74%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.74%) Intranet
8 5 (0.74%) VoIP
8 5 (0.74%) GPRS
9 4 (0.59%) GSM
9 4 (0.59%) 2G
9 4 (0.59%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 9 (1.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
2 5 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.59%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.30%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.30%) DB2
4 2 (0.30%) EDRMS
4 2 (0.30%) Big Data
5 1 (0.15%) MySQL
5 1 (0.15%) QlikView
5 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.15%) MS Access
5 1 (0.15%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (1.92%) JIRA
2 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.15%) Ant
3 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.15%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.15%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.15%) CruiseControl
General
1 251 (37.08%) Finance
2 96 (14.18%) Banking
3 66 (9.75%) Telecoms
4 38 (5.61%) Retail
5 28 (4.14%) Legal
6 25 (3.69%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.95%) Marketing
8 19 (2.81%) Back Office
9 17 (2.51%) Manufacturing
10 16 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (2.07%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.92%) Law
13 12 (1.77%) Automotive
14 11 (1.62%) Front Office
14 11 (1.62%) Spanish Language
15 9 (1.33%) French Language
16 8 (1.18%) Electronics
16 8 (1.18%) Billing
17 7 (1.03%) Publishing
18 5 (0.74%) German Language
Job Titles
1 419 (61.89%) Project Manager
2 55 (8.12%) Programme Manager
3 50 (7.39%) Analyst
4 46 (6.79%) IT Project Manager
5 40 (5.91%) Senior Manager
6 37 (5.47%) Infrastructure Manager
7 36 (5.32%) Senior Project Manager
7 36 (5.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 25 (3.69%) Business Analyst
9 20 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 19 (2.81%) Technical Manager
11 18 (2.66%) Technical Project Manager
11 18 (2.66%) PMO Analyst
12 16 (2.36%) Coordinator
13 15 (2.22%) Project Coordinator
14 14 (2.07%) Delivery Manager
15 13 (1.92%) Project Analyst
16 12 (1.77%) Architect
16 12 (1.77%) Project Planner
16 12 (1.77%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.22%) .NET
2 13 (1.92%) Middleware
2 13 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (0.89%) XML
4 5 (0.74%) Application Packaging
5 4 (0.59%) J2EE
6 3 (0.44%) Flash
6 3 (0.44%) HTML
6 3 (0.44%) Web Services
7 2 (0.30%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.15%) OLE
8 1 (0.15%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.15%) Lucene
8 1 (0.15%) EDI
8 1 (0.15%) SAML
8 1 (0.15%) JSP
8 1 (0.15%) Servlets
8 1 (0.15%) Struts
8 1 (0.15%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 161 (23.78%) PMI
2 46 (6.79%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 12 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.62%) Economics
6 5 (0.74%) FMCG
6 5 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.59%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.59%) DTV
7 4 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.44%) EPoS
8 3 (0.44%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.44%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.44%) Social Media
9 2 (0.30%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.30%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.30%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.30%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 33 (4.87%) Windows
2 19 (2.81%) UNIX
3 15 (2.22%) Linux
4 9 (1.33%) Solaris
5 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.44%) pSOS
5 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.44%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.15%) Android
7 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 502 (74.15%) PRINCE2
2 445 (65.73%) Project Management
3 155 (22.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 109 (16.10%) ITIL
5 84 (12.41%) PRINCE
6 83 (12.26%) Migration
7 71 (10.49%) Programme Management
8 67 (9.90%) Change Management
9 62 (9.16%) Risk Management
10 58 (8.57%) Project Planning
11 48 (7.09%) Business Analysis
12 44 (6.50%) Change Control
13 42 (6.20%) Service Management
14 33 (4.87%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (4.73%) Scrum
15 32 (4.73%) Supplier Management
16 29 (4.28%) Service Delivery
17 28 (4.14%) Resource Management
18 27 (3.99%) Time Management
18 27 (3.99%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (7.53%) C
2 24 (3.55%) Java
3 9 (1.33%) SQL
4 4 (0.59%) PHP
5 2 (0.30%) VB
5 2 (0.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.15%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.15%) ABAP
6 1 (0.15%) Python
6 1 (0.15%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 659 (97.34%) PMI Certification
2 79 (11.67%) Degree
3 76 (11.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 49 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 41 (6.06%) Security Cleared
6 27 (3.99%) SC Cleared
7 25 (3.69%) APMP
8 23 (3.40%) ISEB
9 16 (2.36%) MAPM
10 14 (2.07%) CAPM
10 14 (2.07%) CISSP
11 11 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (1.18%) CISA
14 7 (1.03%) MBA
15 5 (0.74%) GIAC
16 4 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
16 4 (0.59%) ISTQB
16 4 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
16 4 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.95%) QA
2 14 (2.07%) SLA
2 14 (2.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.92%) P3O
4 7 (1.03%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.74%) EMIR
6 4 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.44%) FATCA
8 2 (0.30%) COBIT
9 1 (0.15%) MiFID
9 1 (0.15%) Basel III
9 1 (0.15%) BS15000
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.15%) COREP
System Software
1 12 (1.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.30%) vSphere
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (0.89%) SCCM
4 4 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.30%) MOM
5 2 (0.30%) Netcool
5 2 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.30%) OPNET
5 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.30%) AppDNA
5 2 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 99 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.42%) Oracle
3 38 (5.61%) SAP
4 13 (1.92%) Cisco
5 12 (1.77%) HP
6 8 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (0.89%) JD Edwards
7 6 (0.89%) Citrix
7 6 (0.89%) VMware
8 5 (0.74%) IBM
8 5 (0.74%) Remedy
8 5 (0.74%) Primavera
8 5 (0.74%) BT
8 5 (0.74%) EMC
9 4 (0.59%) Sybase
10 3 (0.44%) Baan
10 3 (0.44%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.44%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 2 (0.30%) Greenplum
11 2 (0.30%) F5
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