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 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Member of the Association for Project Management (MAPM)
Rank 390 394 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing MAPM 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.030% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.082% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £433 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3651 3885 3289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.41% 16.66% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2383 2536 2009
Average daily rate £413 £419 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.55% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 107 103
Average hourly rate £20.31 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.68% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) APMP
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

MAPM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Report Manager
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Office Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) APMP