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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 289 287 224
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -63
Contract jobs citing PMP 123 141 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.56% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.27% 3.78% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 84 147
Average daily rate
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£438 £494 £482
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £593 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £384 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.28% +1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £41.25 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -29.60%
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
3765 3731 3714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.51% 14.80% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2406 2344 2206
Average daily rate £425 £420 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 103 143
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.65 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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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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 +30 21 £425 -15.00% 17
Canary Wharf +19 6 £450 +15.38%
Docklands, London +12 2 £575 +12.19%
Dagenham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Romford - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 295 (98.33%) PMI Certification
2 226 (75.33%) PRINCE2
3 186 (62.00%) Project Management
4 120 (40.00%) Finance
5 79 (26.33%) PMI
6 62 (20.67%) ITIL
7 61 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 59 (19.67%) Banking
9 57 (19.00%) Migration
10 53 (17.67%) MS Project
11 49 (16.33%) Microsoft
12 43 (14.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 40 (13.33%) Change Management
14 35 (11.67%) Oracle
14 35 (11.67%) MS Excel
15 34 (11.33%) Business Analysis
15 34 (11.33%) Degree
16 33 (11.00%) Programme Management
16 33 (11.00%) PRINCE
17 31 (10.33%) Project Planning
18 25 (8.33%) Retail
18 25 (8.33%) Management Information System
19 23 (7.67%) Risk Management
20 21 (7.00%) Investment Banking
20 21 (7.00%) C
21 20 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 19 (6.33%) ERP
23 18 (6.00%) Information Security
23 18 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
23 18 (6.00%) Dependency Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 15 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.33%) Confluence
3 5 (1.67%) Lync
4 4 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.67%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.33%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.33%) Apache
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (17.67%) MS Project
2 35 (11.67%) MS Excel
3 18 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (5.33%) MS Office
5 14 (4.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.00%) Workday HCM
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.33%) Summit
3 1 (0.33%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) HFM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP PLM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) Intranet
2 6 (2.00%) SAN
3 5 (1.67%) LAN
3 5 (1.67%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.33%) DNS
5 3 (1.00%) WAN
6 2 (0.67%) Firewall
7 1 (0.33%) TETRA
7 1 (0.33%) Wireless
7 1 (0.33%) Extranet
7 1 (0.33%) HTTP
7 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.33%) IPv4
7 1 (0.33%) IPv6
7 1 (0.33%) SSL
7 1 (0.33%) Network Security
7 1 (0.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (0.67%) Big Data
3 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.67%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.33%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.33%) MySQL
4 1 (0.33%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 10 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.33%) MSI
2 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 120 (40.00%) Finance
2 59 (19.67%) Banking
3 25 (8.33%) Retail
4 21 (7.00%) Investment Banking
5 17 (5.67%) Back Office
6 14 (4.67%) Legal
7 13 (4.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (4.00%) Law
8 12 (4.00%) Telecoms
9 9 (3.00%) Front Office
10 8 (2.67%) Marketing
10 8 (2.67%) Billing
11 6 (2.00%) German Language
12 5 (1.67%) Publishing
13 4 (1.33%) French Language
13 4 (1.33%) Retail Banking
13 4 (1.33%) Advertising
14 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
14 3 (1.00%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 179 (59.67%) Project Manager
2 32 (10.67%) Programme Manager
3 20 (6.67%) Analyst
3 20 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 19 (6.33%) IT Project Manager
4 19 (6.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 19 (6.33%) Senior Manager
5 18 (6.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 12 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 12 (4.00%) Project Planner
7 10 (3.33%) Coordinator
7 10 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
8 8 (2.67%) PMO Analyst
8 8 (2.67%) Implementation Manager
8 8 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 6 (2.00%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (2.00%) Implementation Project Manager
9 6 (2.00%) Contracts Manager
10 5 (1.67%) Project Analyst
10 5 (1.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (1.67%) .NET
3 3 (1.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.00%) J2EE
3 3 (1.00%) XML
4 2 (0.67%) Middleware
5 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.33%) OLE
5 1 (0.33%) EDI
5 1 (0.33%) JSP
5 1 (0.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 79 (26.33%) PMI
2 25 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.67%) FMCG
4 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.00%) Economics
6 3 (1.00%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.00%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.67%) Kindle
7 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.67%) NHS
7 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.67%) Clustering
8 1 (0.33%) Equities
8 1 (0.33%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.33%) Replication
8 1 (0.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.67%) Windows
2 9 (3.00%) Linux
3 8 (2.67%) Solaris
4 6 (2.00%) UNIX
5 3 (1.00%) pSOS
6 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.33%) HPUX
7 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (75.33%) PRINCE2
2 186 (62.00%) Project Management
3 62 (20.67%) ITIL
4 61 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (19.00%) Migration
6 40 (13.33%) Change Management
7 34 (11.33%) Business Analysis
8 33 (11.00%) Programme Management
8 33 (11.00%) PRINCE
9 31 (10.33%) Project Planning
10 23 (7.67%) Risk Management
11 19 (6.33%) ERP
12 18 (6.00%) Information Security
12 18 (6.00%) Dependency Management
13 17 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (5.67%) CRM
14 15 (5.00%) Time Management
15 14 (4.67%) Change Control
15 14 (4.67%) Service Management
15 14 (4.67%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.00%) C
2 7 (2.33%) SQL
3 5 (1.67%) Java
4 1 (0.33%) PowerHouse
4 1 (0.33%) Python
4 1 (0.33%) PHP
4 1 (0.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 295 (98.33%) PMI Certification
2 43 (14.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 34 (11.33%) Degree
4 20 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (4.00%) CISSP
6 11 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (3.67%) APMP
7 10 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 9 (3.00%) CAPM
8 9 (3.00%) MAPM
9 8 (2.67%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.67%) ISEB
9 8 (2.67%) CISA
10 6 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.67%) GIAC
12 3 (1.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (1.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.67%) PgMP
13 2 (0.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.67%) QA
2 5 (1.67%) P3O
3 4 (1.33%) EMIR
4 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.67%) FATCA
6 1 (0.33%) MiFID
6 1 (0.33%) SLA
6 1 (0.33%) COREP
6 1 (0.33%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (0.67%) AppDNA
3 2 (0.67%) SCCM
4 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.67%) Oracle
3 17 (5.67%) SAP
4 8 (2.67%) HP
5 6 (2.00%) Cisco
6 5 (1.67%) VMware
7 4 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.00%) EMC
8 3 (1.00%) Intel
8 3 (1.00%) Citrix
9 2 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.67%) Sybase
9 2 (0.67%) Sun
9 2 (0.67%) NetApp
9 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.67%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.67%) Primavera
9 2 (0.67%) Remedy
9 2 (0.67%) GoldenSource
9 2 (0.67%) BT
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