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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 307 304 266
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Contract jobs citing PMP 119 119 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 3.13% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 85 114
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £665 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 - £35.03
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
3878 3801 3641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.73% 15.00% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2642 2469 2271
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 77 118
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +12 31 £450 - 12
Docklands, London - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 251 (98.82%) PMI Certification
2 186 (73.23%) PRINCE2
3 159 (62.60%) Project Management
4 102 (40.16%) Finance
5 68 (26.77%) PMI
6 58 (22.83%) Banking
7 56 (22.05%) MS Project
8 55 (21.65%) ITIL
9 43 (16.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (16.93%) Degree
10 40 (15.75%) Microsoft
11 39 (15.35%) Change Management
11 39 (15.35%) Migration
11 39 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (12.99%) MS Excel
12 33 (12.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 30 (11.81%) PRINCE
14 29 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (11.02%) Programme Management
15 28 (11.02%) MS PowerPoint
16 26 (10.24%) Investment Banking
17 25 (9.84%) Project Planning
18 23 (9.06%) Retail
19 22 (8.66%) Oracle
20 21 (8.27%) Information Security
21 20 (7.87%) Business Analysis
21 20 (7.87%) MS Visio
21 20 (7.87%) Management Information System
22 19 (7.48%) MS Office
23 18 (7.09%) SharePoint

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 18 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.57%) Confluence
3 3 (1.18%) Lync
4 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.39%) CMS
5 1 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.39%) SAS
5 1 (0.39%) Apache
Applications
1 56 (22.05%) MS Project
2 33 (12.99%) MS Excel
3 28 (11.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (7.87%) MS Visio
5 19 (7.48%) MS Office
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Workday HCM
2 2 (0.79%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.76%) Intranet
1 7 (2.76%) LAN
2 5 (1.97%) WAN
2 5 (1.97%) SAN
3 2 (0.79%) TETRA
3 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.79%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.39%) IPv4
4 1 (0.39%) IPv6
4 1 (0.39%) MPLS
4 1 (0.39%) OSPF
4 1 (0.39%) BGP
4 1 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) Wireless
4 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.39%) Multicast
4 1 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.79%) Big Data
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.39%) Triplestore
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.39%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.39%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.39%) QlikView
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (2.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) TestLink
2 1 (0.39%) MSI
General
1 102 (40.16%) Finance
2 58 (22.83%) Banking
3 26 (10.24%) Investment Banking
4 23 (9.06%) Retail
5 13 (5.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (4.72%) Law
6 12 (4.72%) Legal
7 11 (4.33%) Telecoms
8 10 (3.94%) Marketing
8 10 (3.94%) Front Office
9 5 (1.97%) Back Office
10 4 (1.57%) Advertising
10 4 (1.57%) Publishing
10 4 (1.57%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.18%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.39%) Electronics
13 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.39%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 151 (59.45%) Project Manager
2 23 (9.06%) Programme Manager
2 23 (9.06%) Analyst
3 18 (7.09%) Senior Manager
4 15 (5.91%) Senior Project Manager
4 15 (5.91%) IT Project Manager
5 12 (4.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 12 (4.72%) Business Analyst
5 12 (4.72%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (3.54%) PMO Analyst
7 8 (3.15%) Coordinator
7 8 (3.15%) Project Analyst
7 8 (3.15%) Project Coordinator
8 7 (2.76%) Project Planner
8 7 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 6 (2.36%) Service Manager
10 5 (1.97%) Business Manager
10 5 (1.97%) Data Manager
10 5 (1.97%) Data Centre Project Manager
11 4 (1.57%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.57%) Middleware
2 3 (1.18%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.79%) J2EE
4 1 (0.39%) JSP
4 1 (0.39%) Servlets
4 1 (0.39%) XML
4 1 (0.39%) EDI
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.39%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (26.77%) PMI
2 29 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.57%) Market Risk
5 4 (1.57%) FMCG
5 4 (1.57%) Kindle
6 2 (0.79%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.79%) Open Source
6 2 (0.79%) CCTV
6 2 (0.79%) Clustering
6 2 (0.79%) NHS
6 2 (0.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.39%) GIS
7 1 (0.39%) Economics
7 1 (0.39%) AS400
7 1 (0.39%) Replication
7 1 (0.39%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.72%) Windows
2 7 (2.76%) Linux
3 3 (1.18%) UNIX
3 3 (1.18%) Solaris
4 2 (0.79%) pSOS
4 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (73.23%) PRINCE2
2 159 (62.60%) Project Management
3 55 (21.65%) ITIL
4 43 (16.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (15.35%) Change Management
5 39 (15.35%) Migration
6 30 (11.81%) PRINCE
7 28 (11.02%) Programme Management
8 25 (9.84%) Project Planning
9 21 (8.27%) Information Security
10 20 (7.87%) Business Analysis
11 18 (7.09%) Time Management
12 16 (6.30%) Resource Management
13 14 (5.51%) Scrum
13 14 (5.51%) Risk Management
14 13 (5.12%) Identity Management
14 13 (5.12%) Service Management
14 13 (5.12%) Waterfall
15 11 (4.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.51%) C
2 6 (2.36%) SQL
3 2 (0.79%) Java
4 1 (0.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 251 (98.82%) PMI Certification
2 43 (16.93%) Degree
3 33 (12.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (5.91%) CISSP
5 13 (5.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (5.12%) APMP
6 10 (3.94%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (3.54%) CISA
8 8 (3.15%) CAPM
9 7 (2.76%) ISEB
10 6 (2.36%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.97%) GIAC
12 4 (1.57%) MAPM
13 3 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.79%) PgMP
14 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
15 1 (0.39%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 6 (2.36%) QA
2 5 (1.97%) P3O
2 5 (1.97%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.97%) FINREP
3 4 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.18%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.79%) COREP
5 2 (0.79%) Basel III
6 1 (0.39%) FATCA
6 1 (0.39%) MiFID
6 1 (0.39%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (5.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 9 (3.54%) Tivoli
2 9 (3.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 6 (2.36%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.79%) AppDNA
4 2 (0.79%) SCCM
4 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 40 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.66%) Oracle
3 14 (5.51%) SAP
4 9 (3.54%) HP
5 6 (2.36%) Cisco
6 5 (1.97%) VMware
7 4 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.18%) Intel
9 2 (0.79%) Citrix
9 2 (0.79%) NetApp
9 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.79%) Tableau
9 2 (0.79%) EMC
9 2 (0.79%) Adobe
9 2 (0.79%) Sun
9 2 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.39%) Siebel
10 1 (0.39%) PTC
10 1 (0.39%) Altiris
10 1 (0.39%) Mantas
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