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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 247 242 254
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing PMP 161 174 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.76% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.67% 4.72% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 136 100
Average daily rate
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£464 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £57.76 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.05% +68.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.38 £44.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.42%
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
3449 3689 3257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.73% 16.19% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2238 2517 1934
Average daily rate £415 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 123 125
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £54.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 29 May 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
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 29 May 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 +8 38 £525 +15.38% 13
Brentford -1 4 £500 +11.11%
Docklands, London -2 3 £550 +10.00%
Canary Wharf -9 2 £525 +5.00%
Chiswick - 1 - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 319 (97.26%) PMI Certification
2 262 (79.88%) PRINCE2
3 208 (63.41%) Project Management
4 119 (36.28%) Finance
5 89 (27.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (23.78%) MS Project
7 67 (20.43%) Degree
8 59 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (17.68%) Banking
10 56 (17.07%) ITIL
11 55 (16.77%) PMI
12 52 (15.85%) MS Excel
13 44 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
14 41 (12.50%) Change Management
15 40 (12.20%) MS Office
15 40 (12.20%) Microsoft
16 37 (11.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 37 (11.28%) Risk Management
17 36 (10.98%) Programme Management
18 32 (9.76%) Project Planning
18 32 (9.76%) Waterfall
19 30 (9.15%) Investment Banking
20 29 (8.84%) MS PowerPoint
21 28 (8.54%) Change Control
22 27 (8.23%) SAP
23 25 (7.62%) Six Sigma
23 25 (7.62%) PRINCE
24 24 (7.32%) MS Visio
24 24 (7.32%) Law
25 23 (7.01%) Windows

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 22 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.22%) Drupal
3 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.91%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.61%) SAS
4 2 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Lync
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 78 (23.78%) MS Project
2 52 (15.85%) MS Excel
3 40 (12.20%) MS Office
4 29 (8.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (7.32%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.61%) SPSS
7 1 (0.30%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.52%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.22%) Workday HCM
3 3 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.91%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.61%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.61%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.61%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.61%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.30%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.30%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.83%) IaaS
2 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.27%) WAN
2 10 (3.05%) LAN
3 9 (2.74%) Firewall
4 3 (0.91%) Intranet
5 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.61%) DNS
5 2 (0.61%) OSPF
5 2 (0.61%) BGP
5 2 (0.61%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.61%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.61%) Multicast
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.30%) NGN
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.30%) Internet
6 1 (0.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.91%) QlikView
3 3 (0.91%) Big Data
3 3 (0.91%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.91%) BODI
3 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.91%) SAP BI
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.61%) OLAP
4 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 119 (36.28%) Finance
2 58 (17.68%) Banking
3 30 (9.15%) Investment Banking
4 24 (7.32%) Law
5 19 (5.79%) Legal
6 14 (4.27%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.96%) Marketing
8 11 (3.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (3.05%) Retail
10 9 (2.74%) Corporate Banking
11 7 (2.13%) Front Office
12 5 (1.52%) Games
13 3 (0.91%) Local Government
13 3 (0.91%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.91%) Advertising
14 2 (0.61%) German Language
15 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 207 (63.11%) Project Manager
2 34 (10.37%) Infrastructure Manager
3 32 (9.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 26 (7.93%) Analyst
5 20 (6.10%) IT Project Manager
6 16 (4.88%) Programme Manager
7 15 (4.57%) Business Analyst
8 12 (3.66%) Consultant
9 11 (3.35%) SAP Manager
10 10 (3.05%) Senior Manager
10 10 (3.05%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
11 9 (2.74%) PMO Manager
11 9 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
12 8 (2.44%) SAP Project Manager
13 6 (1.83%) Technical Manager
13 6 (1.83%) Portfolio Manager
13 6 (1.83%) Applications Manager
13 6 (1.83%) Agile Project Manager
14 5 (1.52%) Security Project Manager
14 5 (1.52%) NHS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.13%) XML
2 3 (0.91%) SAP PI
2 3 (0.91%) EDI
3 2 (0.61%) .NET
3 2 (0.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.30%) Middleware
4 1 (0.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.77%) PMI
2 44 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.79%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.05%) NHS
5 8 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.44%) FMCG
5 8 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.83%) CMDB
7 5 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.91%) User Experience
9 3 (0.91%) Taxonomies
9 3 (0.91%) Derivative
9 3 (0.91%) Economics
9 3 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.61%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.61%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.61%) CESG
10 2 (0.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.01%) Windows
2 11 (3.35%) UNIX
3 6 (1.83%) Linux
4 5 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.91%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.91%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.61%) Solaris
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (79.88%) PRINCE2
2 208 (63.41%) Project Management
3 89 (27.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (17.99%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (17.07%) ITIL
6 41 (12.50%) Change Management
7 37 (11.28%) Risk Management
8 36 (10.98%) Programme Management
9 32 (9.76%) Project Planning
9 32 (9.76%) Waterfall
10 28 (8.54%) Change Control
11 25 (7.62%) Six Sigma
11 25 (7.62%) PRINCE
12 21 (6.40%) CRM
12 21 (6.40%) Scrum
12 21 (6.40%) Business Analysis
13 20 (6.10%) SDLC
14 18 (5.49%) Migration
15 16 (4.88%) ERP
15 16 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.44%) Java
2 6 (1.83%) C
3 5 (1.52%) ABAP
4 4 (1.22%) PHP
5 3 (0.91%) SQL
6 1 (0.30%) C#
6 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 319 (97.26%) PMI Certification
2 67 (20.43%) Degree
3 37 (11.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 15 (4.57%) APMP
5 8 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.83%) CCNA
6 6 (1.83%) CISSP
6 6 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.52%) CAPM
7 5 (1.52%) CISA
7 5 (1.52%) GIAC
8 4 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 4 (1.22%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 3 (0.91%) CCENT
9 3 (0.91%) PgMP
9 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.91%) MCSE
9 3 (0.91%) CCA
9 3 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.88%) QA
2 8 (2.44%) P3O
3 7 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.13%) SLA
4 5 (1.52%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.91%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.91%) COBIT
6 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.30%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.30%) COREP
7 1 (0.30%) FINREP
7 1 (0.30%) Basel III
7 1 (0.30%) GAMP
7 1 (0.30%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (0.91%) Tivoli
1 3 (0.91%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 40 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.23%) SAP
3 16 (4.88%) Cisco
4 13 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (3.35%) Oracle
6 7 (2.13%) WorldPay
7 5 (1.52%) Citrix
7 5 (1.52%) IBM
8 4 (1.22%) Cognos
8 4 (1.22%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.22%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.22%) Informatica
8 4 (1.22%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.91%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (0.91%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.91%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.91%) Lotus
9 3 (0.91%) Apple
9 3 (0.91%) Juniper
9 3 (0.91%) Dell
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