The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 36 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Contract jobs citing PMP 15 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.53% 1.74% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.32% 9.47% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Average daily rate £425 £525 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £465 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £600 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £438 £393
% change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.50 - £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £21.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+88.37% -43.04%
PMP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 95 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.41% 18.41% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 50 85
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £148 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £525 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.42 £42.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £42.50 £37.75
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 Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Essex region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Essex region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Basildon +10 2 £340 -43.33%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £550 -
PMP
East of England

PMP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 18 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (94.44%) PMI Certification
3 15 (83.33%) Project Management
4 14 (77.78%) Finance
5 13 (72.22%) Automotive
6 12 (66.67%) Manufacturing
7 11 (61.11%) PRINCE
8 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (55.56%) Legal
8 10 (55.56%) Logistics
8 10 (55.56%) Performance Management
8 10 (55.56%) Process Improvement
8 10 (55.56%) Mobile App
8 10 (55.56%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (55.56%) Coaching
9 4 (22.22%) Change Control
9 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.11%) Degree
10 2 (11.11%) MS Project
10 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.56%) Retail
11 1 (5.56%) Marketing
11 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
11 1 (5.56%) Process Management
11 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing Engineering
11 1 (5.56%) Time Management
11 1 (5.56%) Waterfall

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 13 (72.22%) Automotive
3 12 (66.67%) Manufacturing
4 10 (55.56%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) PMO Planner
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Planner
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing Engineering Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (83.33%) Project Management
3 11 (61.11%) PRINCE
4 10 (55.56%) Coaching
4 10 (55.56%) Logistics
4 10 (55.56%) Mobile Application Development
4 10 (55.56%) Performance Management
4 10 (55.56%) Process Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Process Management
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) PMI Certification
2 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree