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 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
UK / England
Rank 345 329 323
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing PMP 233 290 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.62% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.77% 2.96% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 205 185
Median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £286 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £648 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Median hourly rate £40.50 £41.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -12.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £39.25 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £61.75 £47.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.82%

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
8425 9781 9402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.28% 21.02% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5319 6000 5599
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 454 440
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 129 £500 +5.26% 22
South East +7 63 £450 +12.50% 8
East of England +7 12 £400 -1.23% 4
North West +7 10 £438 +6.06% 2
West Midlands +2 9 £356 -35.22% 1
South West +10 6 £325 -7.14%
East Midlands -13 3 £385 +1.98% 2
North East -24 1 £375 +15.38%
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PMP.

1 384 (70.59%) Project Management
2 381 (70.04%) PRINCE2
3 359 (65.99%) PMI Certification
4 200 (36.76%) Finance
5 155 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (27.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 102 (18.75%) Programme Management
8 90 (16.54%) PMI
9 82 (15.07%) Degree
10 77 (14.15%) ITIL
11 76 (13.97%) MS Excel
12 74 (13.60%) Data Centre
13 73 (13.42%) Change Management
14 71 (13.05%) MS Project
14 71 (13.05%) PRINCE
15 70 (12.87%) Banking
16 68 (12.50%) Security Cleared
17 64 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 64 (11.76%) Migration
18 62 (11.40%) Scrum
19 59 (10.85%) Microsoft
20 57 (10.48%) Risk Management
21 55 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
22 50 (9.19%) Project Planning
23 49 (9.01%) Waterfall
23 49 (9.01%) SDLC
23 49 (9.01%) Matrix Organization
24 47 (8.64%) SC Cleared
25 41 (7.54%) MS Visio
26 37 (6.80%) Telecoms

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (6.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.65%) CMS
3 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.74%) Documentum
4 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.74%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.37%) Apache
5 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 76 (13.97%) MS Excel
2 71 (13.05%) MS Project
3 41 (7.54%) MS Visio
4 35 (6.43%) MS Office
5 33 (6.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.10%) Primavera
3 4 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.37%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.37%) RMDS
6 1 (0.18%) Changepoint
6 1 (0.18%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.18%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.18%) Sprinklr
6 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.76%) Office 365
2 14 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.10%) IaaS
4 6 (1.10%) Veeva
5 5 (0.92%) Force.com
6 4 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.74%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.74%) PaaS
6 4 (0.74%) SaaS
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.18%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.96%) Firewall
2 23 (4.23%) LAN
3 22 (4.04%) WAN
4 13 (2.39%) Network Security
5 8 (1.47%) Internet
6 7 (1.29%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.92%) HTTP
7 5 (0.92%) Telepresence
8 4 (0.74%) DMZ
8 4 (0.74%) MPLS
8 4 (0.74%) SAN
9 3 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.55%) PSTN
9 3 (0.55%) VPN
10 2 (0.37%) 4G
10 2 (0.37%) ISDN
10 2 (0.37%) LTE
10 2 (0.37%) PBX
10 2 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.37%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.65%) Data Mining
2 7 (1.29%) Big Data
2 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.10%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.10%) Text Mining
4 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.55%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.37%) MS Access
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.18%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.18%) Essbase
8 1 (0.18%) HBase
8 1 (0.18%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.29%) JIRA
2 5 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 200 (36.76%) Finance
2 70 (12.87%) Banking
3 37 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.96%) Legal
4 27 (4.96%) Manufacturing
5 25 (4.60%) Retail
6 21 (3.86%) Marketing
7 18 (3.31%) Front Office
8 16 (2.94%) Investment Banking
9 13 (2.39%) Corporate Banking
10 12 (2.21%) Automotive
11 10 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.65%) Aerospace
13 6 (1.10%) Advertising
14 4 (0.74%) Billing
14 4 (0.74%) French Language
14 4 (0.74%) Law
15 3 (0.55%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 310 (56.99%) Project Manager
2 62 (11.40%) Programme Manager
3 51 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 44 (8.09%) IT Manager
5 40 (7.35%) IT Project Manager
5 40 (7.35%) Senior Manager
6 36 (6.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 35 (6.43%) Senior Project Manager
8 31 (5.70%) Analyst
9 28 (5.15%) Architect
10 22 (4.04%) Digital Project Manager
11 21 (3.86%) Migration Manager
11 21 (3.86%) Migration Project Manager
12 19 (3.49%) Applications Manager
12 19 (3.49%) Security Manager
13 18 (3.31%) Agile Project Manager
14 17 (3.13%) Security Project Manager
15 16 (2.94%) Applications Project Manager
16 15 (2.76%) Technical Manager
17 14 (2.57%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.47%) Web Services
1 8 (1.47%) XML
2 4 (0.74%) COM
2 4 (0.74%) HTML
2 4 (0.74%) OAuth
2 4 (0.74%) SAML
2 4 (0.74%) Visualforce
3 3 (0.55%) .NET
3 3 (0.55%) Ajax
4 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.37%) SOAP
4 2 (0.37%) XHTML
5 1 (0.18%) CSS
5 1 (0.18%) HTML5
5 1 (0.18%) JSON
5 1 (0.18%) Kafka
5 1 (0.18%) Middleware
5 1 (0.18%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.18%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.54%) PMI
2 74 (13.60%) Data Centre
3 55 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.70%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.65%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.29%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.29%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.29%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.10%) Life Science
10 5 (0.92%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.92%) User Experience
11 4 (0.74%) FMCG
11 4 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.74%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.55%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (4.96%) Windows
2 14 (2.57%) Linux
3 9 (1.65%) Unix
4 4 (0.74%) AIX
5 3 (0.55%) VMS
6 2 (0.37%) Solaris
6 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (70.59%) Project Management
2 381 (70.04%) PRINCE2
3 155 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (27.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 102 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 77 (14.15%) ITIL
7 73 (13.42%) Change Management
8 71 (13.05%) PRINCE
9 64 (11.76%) Migration
10 62 (11.40%) Scrum
11 57 (10.48%) Risk Management
12 50 (9.19%) Project Planning
13 49 (9.01%) Matrix Organization
13 49 (9.01%) SDLC
13 49 (9.01%) Waterfall
14 30 (5.51%) Change Control
15 29 (5.33%) CRM
15 29 (5.33%) Project Governance
16 26 (4.78%) Matrix Management
16 26 (4.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.57%) SQL
2 13 (2.39%) Java
3 11 (2.02%) C
4 7 (1.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.10%) C++
6 5 (0.92%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.74%) Apex Code
8 3 (0.55%) Perl
8 3 (0.55%) Python
9 2 (0.37%) C#
9 2 (0.37%) PHP
9 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 359 (65.99%) PMI Certification
2 82 (15.07%) Degree
3 68 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 64 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 47 (8.64%) SC Cleared
6 32 (5.88%) APMP
7 31 (5.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 24 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.84%) CAPM
10 9 (1.65%) CISM
10 9 (1.65%) CISSP
11 8 (1.47%) MCSE
11 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.10%) CCNA
12 6 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (1.10%) DV Cleared
12 6 (1.10%) MCTS
13 5 (0.92%) ISEB
14 4 (0.74%) MAPM
14 4 (0.74%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.15%) QA
2 7 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.29%) PMBOK
3 6 (1.10%) P3O
4 5 (0.92%) MiFID
4 5 (0.92%) SLA
5 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.74%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.37%) GMP
8 1 (0.18%) COBIT
8 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.18%) EMIR
8 1 (0.18%) GxP
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.18%) SEPA
8 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (2.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.29%) MOM
2 4 (0.74%) CA Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.55%) ArcSight ESM
4 2 (0.37%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 59 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.07%) Cisco
3 24 (4.41%) Oracle
4 22 (4.04%) SAP
5 15 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (2.21%) Citrix
7 8 (1.47%) ServiceNow
7 8 (1.47%) VMware
8 7 (1.29%) Cadence
9 6 (1.10%) CA
9 6 (1.10%) HP
10 5 (0.92%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.92%) Siebel
10 5 (0.92%) Splunk
11 4 (0.74%) Adobe
11 4 (0.74%) Google
11 4 (0.74%) Huawei
11 4 (0.74%) Nokia
12 3 (0.55%) Ericsson
12 3 (0.55%) Juniper
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Royal Pharmaceutical Society
Rate: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago