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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 227 274 279
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +5
Contract jobs citing PMP 199 136 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.59% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.70% 3.73% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 101 95
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£469 £440 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.25 - £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -16.60%
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
3491 3645 3449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.30% 15.90% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2252 2376 2103
Average daily rate £425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 108 127
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.85 £22.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.01% -16.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.29 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £38.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.62%

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 8 July 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 8 July 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 8 July 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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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 +3 44 £525 +29.23% 16
Canary Wharf -8 8 £463 +2.77%
Docklands, London 0 5 £550 -
Brentford -1 4 £500 +11.11%
Uxbridge -11 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £488 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 July 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.

1 356 (96.74%) PMI Certification
2 278 (75.54%) PRINCE2
3 233 (63.32%) Project Management
4 142 (38.59%) Finance
5 89 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 85 (23.10%) MS Project
7 78 (21.20%) Degree
8 75 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (18.21%) PMI
10 66 (17.93%) MS Excel
11 64 (17.39%) ITIL
12 60 (16.30%) Banking
13 51 (13.86%) Microsoft
14 50 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (11.68%) MS Office
15 43 (11.68%) Programme Management
16 39 (10.60%) MS PowerPoint
17 38 (10.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 37 (10.05%) PRINCE
19 36 (9.78%) Risk Management
19 36 (9.78%) Waterfall
20 34 (9.24%) Change Management
20 34 (9.24%) Project Planning
21 33 (8.97%) Investment Banking
22 31 (8.42%) Change Control
23 30 (8.15%) SDLC
23 30 (8.15%) Scrum
23 30 (8.15%) Windows
23 30 (8.15%) SharePoint
24 28 (7.61%) MS Visio

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 30 (8.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.09%) IBM Notes
3 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.54%) Lync
4 2 (0.54%) Confluence
4 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.54%) SAS
4 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.54%) CMS
4 2 (0.54%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.27%) Drupal
5 1 (0.27%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.27%) Apache
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 85 (23.10%) MS Project
2 66 (17.93%) MS Excel
3 43 (11.68%) MS Office
4 39 (10.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 28 (7.61%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.54%) SPSS
6 2 (0.54%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.36%) SAP MM
1 5 (1.36%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.09%) Workday HCM
2 4 (1.09%) SAP PP
2 4 (1.09%) SAP SD
3 3 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.54%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.27%) RMDS
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.27%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.27%) Primavera
5 1 (0.27%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.27%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.27%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.17%) Office 365
2 6 (1.63%) IaaS
3 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.62%) WAN
2 14 (3.80%) LAN
3 9 (2.45%) Firewall
4 4 (1.09%) Intranet
4 4 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.82%) DNS
5 3 (0.82%) OSPF
5 3 (0.82%) BGP
5 3 (0.82%) Multicast
5 3 (0.82%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.54%) MVNO
6 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.54%) Internet
7 1 (0.27%) Extranet
7 1 (0.27%) VoIP
7 1 (0.27%) SAN
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.27%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.36%) Big Data
4 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.82%) QlikView
5 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.54%) OLAP
6 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.54%) BODI
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.09%) JIRA
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 142 (38.59%) Finance
2 60 (16.30%) Banking
3 33 (8.97%) Investment Banking
4 22 (5.98%) Law
5 20 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 16 (4.35%) Marketing
6 16 (4.35%) Legal
7 15 (4.08%) Retail
8 12 (3.26%) Front Office
9 11 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (2.45%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (1.09%) Publishing
12 3 (0.82%) Back Office
13 2 (0.54%) Games
13 2 (0.54%) Billing
13 2 (0.54%) Local Government
13 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.54%) German Language
14 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 219 (59.51%) Project Manager
2 35 (9.51%) Infrastructure Manager
3 32 (8.70%) Analyst
4 31 (8.42%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 22 (5.98%) Programme Manager
5 22 (5.98%) IT Project Manager
6 18 (4.89%) Business Analyst
7 15 (4.08%) Senior Manager
8 14 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
9 11 (2.99%) Technical Manager
10 10 (2.72%) SAP Manager
10 10 (2.72%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
11 9 (2.45%) PMO Manager
11 9 (2.45%) SAP Project Manager
11 9 (2.45%) Consultant
12 7 (1.90%) Technical Project Manager
12 7 (1.90%) Architect
12 7 (1.90%) PMO Analyst
13 6 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 6 (1.63%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.36%) XML
2 3 (0.82%) Web Services
2 3 (0.82%) .NET
2 3 (0.82%) EDI
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.54%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.54%) Middleware
3 2 (0.54%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) XHTML
4 1 (0.27%) COM
4 1 (0.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.27%) SOAP
4 1 (0.27%) Ajax
4 1 (0.27%) GWT
4 1 (0.27%) HTML5
4 1 (0.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.21%) PMI
2 50 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.61%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.26%) NHS
5 8 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.90%) FMCG
6 7 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.63%) User Experience
8 5 (1.36%) CMDB
9 4 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.09%) Equities
9 4 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.82%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.82%) Economics
10 3 (0.82%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.54%) PACS
11 2 (0.54%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.15%) Windows
2 11 (2.99%) UNIX
3 9 (2.45%) Linux
4 5 (1.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.09%) Solaris
6 3 (0.82%) Android
6 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.82%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.54%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (75.54%) PRINCE2
2 233 (63.32%) Project Management
3 89 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (17.39%) ITIL
6 43 (11.68%) Programme Management
7 37 (10.05%) PRINCE
8 36 (9.78%) Risk Management
8 36 (9.78%) Waterfall
9 34 (9.24%) Change Management
9 34 (9.24%) Project Planning
10 31 (8.42%) Change Control
11 30 (8.15%) SDLC
11 30 (8.15%) Scrum
12 28 (7.61%) Migration
13 24 (6.52%) CRM
13 24 (6.52%) Business Analysis
14 19 (5.16%) ERP
15 17 (4.62%) Six Sigma
16 13 (3.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.17%) Java
2 6 (1.63%) C
2 6 (1.63%) SQL
3 4 (1.09%) ABAP
4 2 (0.54%) PHP
5 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.27%) VBA
5 1 (0.27%) Python
5 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.27%) C++
5 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 356 (96.74%) PMI Certification
2 78 (21.20%) Degree
3 38 (10.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.45%) APMP
6 8 (2.17%) CCNA
7 7 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.63%) CAPM
8 6 (1.63%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.63%) CISA
9 5 (1.36%) CISSP
9 5 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.09%) GIAC
10 4 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 4 (1.09%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 4 (1.09%) MCSE
10 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.82%) ISEB
11 3 (0.82%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.26%) QA
2 8 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.90%) P3O
4 6 (1.63%) SLA
5 5 (1.36%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.82%) COBIT
6 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.82%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.54%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.54%) COREP
7 2 (0.54%) FINREP
7 2 (0.54%) GAMP
7 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.54%) GxP
7 2 (0.54%) Basel III
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 14 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.82%) XenApp
2 3 (0.82%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) Tivoli
1 3 (0.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (0.82%) SCCM
1 3 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.07%) SAP
3 16 (4.35%) Cisco
3 16 (4.35%) Oracle
4 14 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.72%) Apple
6 8 (2.17%) Citrix
7 7 (1.90%) IBM
8 6 (1.63%) WorldPay
9 5 (1.36%) HP
9 5 (1.36%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.09%) Lotus
10 4 (1.09%) Cognos
10 4 (1.09%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.09%) GoldenSource
11 3 (0.82%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.82%) Google
11 3 (0.82%) F5
11 3 (0.82%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (0.82%) Business Objects
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