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 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank - 42 49
Contract jobs citing PMP 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.20% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.25% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £390 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £21.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+88.37% -43.04%
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
143 154 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.85% 36.84% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 69 89
Average daily rate £400 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £299 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £505 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 35
Average hourly rate £35.50 £37.00 £22.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +62.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.50 £34.00
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 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 12 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) APMP
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Budget Control
2 2 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Supply Chain Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Supply Chain Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) Budget Control
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) APMP
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification