The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 47 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing PMP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.84% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.75 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +17.50%
PMP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
124 119 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.85% 27.67% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 68 25
Average daily rate £410 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £510 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.54 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.92% +97.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.10 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £43.60 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

PMP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) APMP
3 2 (50.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Supply Chain Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Supply Chain Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Project Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) APMP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner