The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 243 294 285
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -9
Contract jobs citing PMP 194 122 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.50% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.36% 3.26% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 91 94
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£475 £438 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £34.25 - £41.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.31 - £40.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.45 - £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +34.57%
PMP
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
3621 3745 3754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.29% 15.45% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2404 2414 2381
Average daily rate £435 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 84 98
Average hourly rate £21.64 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.65% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in London

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in London

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in London

PMP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

PMP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

PMP
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 PMP within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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 +18 26 £475 +12.42% 16
Canary Wharf 0 12 £450 -3.48%
Docklands, London -3 5 £515 -10.43%
Harrow - 2 £325 -
Hounslow - 2 £400 -
Uxbridge +2 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £488 -
Brentford - 1 - - 1
Croydon - 1 £600 -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 359 (96.51%) PMI Certification
2 280 (75.27%) PRINCE2
3 241 (64.78%) Project Management
4 150 (40.32%) Finance
5 96 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 82 (22.04%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (19.09%) PMI
8 63 (16.94%) MS Project
8 63 (16.94%) Banking
9 60 (16.13%) ITIL
10 58 (15.59%) Degree
11 54 (14.52%) MS Excel
12 51 (13.71%) Migration
13 42 (11.29%) Waterfall
14 40 (10.75%) Microsoft
14 40 (10.75%) PRINCE
15 39 (10.48%) Programme Management
16 36 (9.68%) Scrum
16 36 (9.68%) Risk Management
16 36 (9.68%) Change Management
17 34 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (8.60%) SDLC
18 32 (8.60%) MS Office
19 31 (8.33%) SharePoint
20 30 (8.06%) Investment Banking
20 30 (8.06%) Project Planning
20 30 (8.06%) Data Centre
21 28 (7.53%) Change Control
21 28 (7.53%) Windows
22 27 (7.26%) MS PowerPoint

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 31 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.34%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.08%) CMS
5 4 (1.08%) LiveLink
6 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.54%) Lync
7 2 (0.54%) Apache
7 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.27%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 63 (16.94%) MS Project
2 54 (14.52%) MS Excel
3 32 (8.60%) MS Office
4 27 (7.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (6.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (1.88%) SAP MM
2 6 (1.61%) SAP PP
2 6 (1.61%) SAP SD
3 4 (1.08%) Workday HCM
4 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.54%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.54%) RMDS
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.27%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.27%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.27%) Primavera
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.27%) Brady Trinity
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.03%) Office 365
2 6 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.61%) SaaS
3 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Yammer
5 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.30%) WAN
2 14 (3.76%) LAN
3 12 (3.23%) Firewall
4 4 (1.08%) Network Security
4 4 (1.08%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.81%) Internet
5 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.54%) SAN
6 2 (0.54%) Intranet
6 2 (0.54%) VoIP
6 2 (0.54%) MVNO
7 1 (0.27%) Multicast
7 1 (0.27%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.27%) WebEx
7 1 (0.27%) Broadband
7 1 (0.27%) SMTP
7 1 (0.27%) HTTP
7 1 (0.27%) DNS
7 1 (0.27%) Extranet
7 1 (0.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.88%) QlikView
3 5 (1.34%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.08%) Big Data
5 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.27%) SQLite
7 1 (0.27%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.27%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.27%) EDMS
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.54%) JIRA
1 2 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 150 (40.32%) Finance
2 63 (16.94%) Banking
3 30 (8.06%) Investment Banking
4 21 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.57%) Retail
6 15 (4.03%) Legal
7 14 (3.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (3.76%) Front Office
8 12 (3.23%) Law
9 9 (2.42%) Marketing
10 7 (1.88%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (1.61%) Billing
12 5 (1.34%) Publishing
13 3 (0.81%) Back Office
13 3 (0.81%) Automotive
14 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.27%) Games
15 1 (0.27%) Local Government
15 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 238 (63.98%) Project Manager
2 34 (9.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 30 (8.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 25 (6.72%) Senior Manager
5 24 (6.45%) Analyst
5 24 (6.45%) Programme Manager
6 22 (5.91%) Senior Project Manager
7 21 (5.65%) IT Project Manager
8 16 (4.30%) Technical Manager
9 12 (3.23%) Business Analyst
10 10 (2.69%) Technical Project Manager
10 10 (2.69%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
11 8 (2.15%) PMO Analyst
11 8 (2.15%) SAP Manager
11 8 (2.15%) SAP Project Manager
12 7 (1.88%) Project Leader
12 7 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 7 (1.88%) PMO Manager
13 6 (1.61%) ScrumMaster
13 6 (1.61%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.61%) .NET
2 4 (1.08%) HTML
2 4 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (0.81%) Ajax
3 3 (0.81%) SOAP
3 3 (0.81%) Web Services
3 3 (0.81%) REST
4 2 (0.54%) XML
4 2 (0.54%) CSS
4 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.54%) XHTML
4 2 (0.54%) Middleware
5 1 (0.27%) HTML5
5 1 (0.27%) JSON
5 1 (0.27%) Django
5 1 (0.27%) GWT
5 1 (0.27%) COM
5 1 (0.27%) Flash
5 1 (0.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 71 (19.09%) PMI
2 34 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.06%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.23%) NHS
5 8 (2.15%) FMCG
6 7 (1.88%) User Experience
7 6 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.61%) Biometrics
7 6 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.34%) Equities
8 5 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.08%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.81%) Derivative
10 3 (0.81%) EPoS
10 3 (0.81%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.54%) PACS
11 2 (0.54%) CESG
11 2 (0.54%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.54%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.53%) Windows
2 8 (2.15%) Linux
3 5 (1.34%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.08%) UNIX
5 3 (0.81%) Solaris
5 3 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.81%) Android
5 3 (0.81%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (75.27%) PRINCE2
2 241 (64.78%) Project Management
3 96 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 82 (22.04%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (16.13%) ITIL
6 51 (13.71%) Migration
7 42 (11.29%) Waterfall
8 40 (10.75%) PRINCE
9 39 (10.48%) Programme Management
10 36 (9.68%) Scrum
10 36 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 36 (9.68%) Change Management
11 32 (8.60%) SDLC
12 30 (8.06%) Project Planning
13 28 (7.53%) Change Control
14 23 (6.18%) CRM
15 16 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (4.03%) ERP
16 15 (4.03%) Service Management
16 15 (4.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.03%) SQL
2 9 (2.42%) Java
3 7 (1.88%) C
4 4 (1.08%) Perl
5 3 (0.81%) Python
5 3 (0.81%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.81%) C++
5 3 (0.81%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.54%) PHP
7 1 (0.27%) C#
7 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.27%) ABAP
7 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 359 (96.51%) PMI Certification
2 58 (15.59%) Degree
3 25 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (4.57%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.30%) SC Cleared
6 13 (3.49%) APMP
7 12 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (2.15%) CAPM
8 8 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.88%) ISEB
10 6 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.61%) CCNA
11 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (1.08%) MCSE
13 3 (0.81%) CCA
13 3 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.81%) CISSP
13 3 (0.81%) CISA
13 3 (0.81%) CCENT
14 2 (0.54%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.88%) QA
3 5 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.34%) SLA
3 5 (1.34%) P3O
4 4 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.81%) COBIT
6 2 (0.54%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.54%) COREP
6 2 (0.54%) FINREP
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.54%) Basel III
7 1 (0.27%) FATCA
7 1 (0.27%) GxP
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.27%) EMIR
7 1 (0.27%) GAMP
System Software
1 10 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.08%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.81%) XenApp
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.27%) Ansible
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.27%) MOM
2 1 (0.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.11%) Oracle
3 16 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.23%) SAP
4 12 (3.23%) Cisco
5 11 (2.96%) IBM
6 10 (2.69%) Apple
7 8 (2.15%) Citrix
8 7 (1.88%) Informatica
9 6 (1.61%) Teradata
10 5 (1.34%) Lotus
10 5 (1.34%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.08%) HP
11 4 (1.08%) Cognos
12 3 (0.81%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.81%) GoldenSource
13 2 (0.54%) WorldPay
13 2 (0.54%) Splunk
13 2 (0.54%) ION Trading
13 2 (0.54%) Google
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