The table below looks at the statistics for MAPM in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MAPM over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Member of the Association for Project Management (MAPM)
Rank 415 423 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing MAPM 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.012% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.053% 0.081% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MAPM
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3787 3709 3404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.16% 14.96% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2653 2421 2140
Average daily rate £425 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 86 119
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £11.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.09 £41.50 £46.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.53
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.08%

MAPM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MAPM Jobs Demand Trend in London

MAPM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MAPM Daily Rate Trend in London

MAPM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MAPM within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 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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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
City of London +25 1 £600 -
MAPM
England

MAPM
Top 27 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MAPM 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 MAPM.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (60.00%) PMI
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) PMP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (40.00%) MS Project
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Confluence
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) pSOS
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Publishing

MAPM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MAPM 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 MAPM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) PMI
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (60.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared