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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 273 276 249
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Contract jobs citing PMP 138 142 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.67% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 3.94% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 102 102
Average daily rate £475 £465 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £323 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £623 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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
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
3867 3608 3763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.22% 17.03% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2625 2417 2361
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 80 79
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £40.75
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 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 9 February 2016.

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +37 17 £510 +7.36% 8
Canary Wharf +2 2 £525 -4.54%
Hounslow - 2 £398 - 1
Twickenham - 2 £390 -
Docklands, London - 2 £325 -
Romford +2 1 £725 +11.53%
Croydon - 1 - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 325 (97.60%) PMI Certification
2 258 (77.48%) PRINCE2
3 233 (69.97%) Project Management
4 129 (38.74%) Finance
5 84 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 77 (23.12%) Banking
8 70 (21.02%) PMI
9 61 (18.32%) MS Project
10 59 (17.72%) Degree
11 56 (16.82%) Programme Management
12 46 (13.81%) MS Excel
13 45 (13.51%) ITIL
13 45 (13.51%) Migration
14 42 (12.61%) Waterfall
15 34 (10.21%) Scrum
15 34 (10.21%) Risk Management
16 33 (9.91%) PRINCE
17 30 (9.01%) Change Management
18 29 (8.71%) Investment Banking
19 26 (7.81%) Microsoft
19 26 (7.81%) MS Visio
19 26 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
19 26 (7.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 26 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (7.51%) SC Cleared
20 25 (7.51%) Security Cleared
21 23 (6.91%) Data Centre
22 22 (6.61%) ISEB
22 22 (6.61%) Project Planning

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.70%) CMS
3 8 (2.40%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.90%) Alfresco
6 3 (0.90%) Confluence
7 2 (0.60%) Documentum
7 2 (0.60%) Drupal
7 2 (0.60%) LiveLink
7 2 (0.60%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.30%) FileNet
8 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (18.32%) MS Project
2 46 (13.81%) MS Excel
3 26 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (7.81%) MS Visio
4 21 (6.31%) MS Office
5 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.20%) SAP MM
2 4 (1.20%) SAP PP
2 4 (1.20%) SAP SD
3 3 (0.90%) assyst
3 3 (0.90%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.60%) Primavera
5 1 (0.30%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.30%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.00%) Office 365
2 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.80%) SaaS
3 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.30%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.30%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.30%) Silverpop
5 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.70%) WAN
2 7 (2.10%) LAN
2 7 (2.10%) SAN
3 3 (0.90%) Converged Networks
3 3 (0.90%) Firewall
3 3 (0.90%) Internet
3 3 (0.90%) PBX
3 3 (0.90%) VPN
4 2 (0.60%) HTTP
4 2 (0.60%) Intranet
4 2 (0.60%) Network Security
4 2 (0.60%) Skype
4 2 (0.60%) SMTP
4 2 (0.60%) SSH
5 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.30%) MPLS
5 1 (0.30%) RFID
5 1 (0.30%) VoIP
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.60%) QlikView
3 6 (1.80%) Big Data
4 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.90%) SAP HANA
5 3 (0.90%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.60%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.60%) MySQL
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.60%) SQLite
7 1 (0.30%) DataStage
7 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.10%) JIRA
2 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.60%) git-flow
2 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
General
1 129 (38.74%) Finance
2 77 (23.12%) Banking
3 29 (8.71%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.01%) Retail
5 18 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (3.90%) Front Office
6 13 (3.90%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.60%) Corporate Banking
7 12 (3.60%) Legal
8 11 (3.30%) Marketing
8 11 (3.30%) Publishing
9 9 (2.70%) Law
10 6 (1.80%) Advertising
10 6 (1.80%) Back Office
10 6 (1.80%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.50%) Billing
12 3 (0.90%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 222 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 34 (10.21%) Programme Manager
3 31 (9.31%) IT Manager
4 26 (7.81%) IT Project Manager
5 24 (7.21%) Analyst
5 24 (7.21%) Senior Manager
5 24 (7.21%) Senior Project Manager
6 21 (6.31%) Technical Manager
7 20 (6.01%) Infrastructure Manager
8 18 (5.41%) Migration Manager
9 17 (5.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 17 (5.11%) Technical Project Manager
10 14 (4.20%) SAP Manager
11 13 (3.90%) Agile Project Manager
11 13 (3.90%) Digital Project Manager
11 13 (3.90%) SAP Project Manager
12 12 (3.60%) Migration Project Manager
13 11 (3.30%) Lead Project Manager
14 10 (3.00%) Business Analyst
14 10 (3.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.70%) .NET
2 6 (1.80%) HTML
2 6 (1.80%) Web Services
3 4 (1.20%) Flash
3 4 (1.20%) REST
4 3 (0.90%) CSS
4 3 (0.90%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.60%) Ajax
5 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.60%) CGI
5 2 (0.60%) Django
5 2 (0.60%) JSON
5 2 (0.60%) SOAP
6 1 (0.30%) Dojo
6 1 (0.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 70 (21.02%) PMI
2 26 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.91%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.30%) Visualisation
6 10 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.50%) Biometrics
8 5 (1.50%) User Experience
9 4 (1.20%) FMCG
10 3 (0.90%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.90%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.60%) CESG
11 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.60%) Equities
11 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.60%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.41%) Windows
2 7 (2.10%) Linux
2 7 (2.10%) Windows 10
2 7 (2.10%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.90%) Unix
4 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.30%) Solaris
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (77.48%) PRINCE2
2 233 (69.97%) Project Management
3 84 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (16.82%) Programme Management
6 45 (13.51%) ITIL
6 45 (13.51%) Migration
7 42 (12.61%) Waterfall
8 34 (10.21%) Risk Management
8 34 (10.21%) Scrum
9 33 (9.91%) PRINCE
10 30 (9.01%) Change Management
11 22 (6.61%) Project Planning
12 21 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (6.31%) Service Management
13 20 (6.01%) Change Control
14 18 (5.41%) SDLC
15 15 (4.50%) Business Analysis
15 15 (4.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 13 (3.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.20%) SQL
2 11 (3.30%) Java
3 5 (1.50%) C
4 3 (0.90%) C++
5 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.60%) Perl
5 2 (0.60%) PHP
5 2 (0.60%) Python
5 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.60%) VB
6 1 (0.30%) C#
6 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 325 (97.60%) PMI Certification
2 59 (17.72%) Degree
3 26 (7.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 25 (7.51%) SC Cleared
4 25 (7.51%) Security Cleared
5 22 (6.61%) ISEB
6 20 (6.01%) APMP
7 11 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.10%) CAPM
10 4 (1.20%) PgMP
11 3 (0.90%) CISSP
12 2 (0.60%) CISA
12 2 (0.60%) MBA
13 1 (0.30%) CBAP
13 1 (0.30%) CISM
13 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.30%) GIAC
13 1 (0.30%) MCP
13 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.10%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.50%) P3O
2 5 (1.50%) QA
3 4 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.90%) EMIR
5 2 (0.60%) FATCA
5 2 (0.60%) MiFID
5 2 (0.60%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.60%) SLA
6 1 (0.30%) Basel III
6 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Ansible
1 2 (0.60%) Nagios
1 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.31%) Oracle
3 15 (4.50%) SAP
3 15 (4.50%) Teradata
4 11 (3.30%) Informatica
5 9 (2.70%) Cisco
6 7 (2.10%) VMware
7 6 (1.80%) IBM
8 5 (1.50%) Citrix
9 3 (0.90%) Adobe
9 3 (0.90%) Cadence
9 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.60%) Cognos
10 2 (0.60%) Google
10 2 (0.60%) Reuters
11 1 (0.30%) Aprimo
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.30%) Planview
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