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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 272 288 274
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing PMP 131 138 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.37% 3.67% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 93 74
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£475 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £40.00 £36.97
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +8.19%
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
3883 3758 3258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.78% 15.44% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2700 2432 2053
Average daily rate £425 £406 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 85 129
Average hourly rate £15.93 £22.25 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.40% +1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.40 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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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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 27 £450 +12.50% 4
Romford - 2 £650 - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 254 (99.22%) PMI Certification
2 194 (75.78%) PRINCE2
3 167 (65.23%) Project Management
4 108 (42.19%) Finance
5 66 (25.78%) Banking
6 62 (24.22%) Degree
6 62 (24.22%) PMI
6 62 (24.22%) MS Project
7 48 (18.75%) ITIL
8 47 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (16.80%) Change Management
10 41 (16.02%) Programme Management
11 39 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (14.84%) Microsoft
13 33 (12.89%) Migration
14 31 (12.11%) MS Excel
15 30 (11.72%) Investment Banking
15 30 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (10.94%) PRINCE
17 27 (10.55%) MS Visio
17 27 (10.55%) MS PowerPoint
18 26 (10.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 23 (8.98%) MS Office
20 22 (8.59%) SharePoint
20 22 (8.59%) Information Security
21 21 (8.20%) Project Planning
22 20 (7.81%) Scrum
23 19 (7.42%) Resource Management
23 19 (7.42%) Time Management
23 19 (7.42%) APMP

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 22 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.78%) Confluence
2 2 (0.78%) Lync
2 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.39%) Apache
3 1 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.39%) CMS
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 62 (24.22%) MS Project
2 31 (12.11%) MS Excel
3 27 (10.55%) MS Visio
3 27 (10.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (8.98%) MS Office
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.78%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.39%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.39%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
1 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.13%) LAN
2 6 (2.34%) Intranet
2 6 (2.34%) WAN
3 4 (1.56%) Firewall
4 3 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.78%) Multicast
5 2 (0.78%) DNS
5 2 (0.78%) BGP
5 2 (0.78%) MPLS
5 2 (0.78%) OSPF
6 1 (0.39%) SAN
6 1 (0.39%) HTTP
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) VPN
6 1 (0.39%) IPv4
6 1 (0.39%) IPv6
6 1 (0.39%) TETRA
6 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.17%) SAP BI
2 3 (1.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.78%) Big Data
4 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.39%) BODI
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.39%) QlikView
4 1 (0.39%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.39%) Triplestore
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) MSI
2 1 (0.39%) TestLink
General
1 108 (42.19%) Finance
2 66 (25.78%) Banking
3 30 (11.72%) Investment Banking
4 18 (7.03%) Retail
5 15 (5.86%) Legal
5 15 (5.86%) Telecoms
6 13 (5.08%) Law
7 12 (4.69%) Marketing
8 10 (3.91%) Front Office
9 7 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.95%) Back Office
11 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.17%) General Ledger
12 3 (1.17%) Private Banking
12 3 (1.17%) Retail Banking
12 3 (1.17%) Advertising
12 3 (1.17%) Publishing
13 2 (0.78%) German Language
14 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 153 (59.77%) Project Manager
2 25 (9.77%) Programme Manager
3 18 (7.03%) Infrastructure Manager
3 18 (7.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 18 (7.03%) Senior Manager
4 17 (6.64%) Analyst
5 15 (5.86%) IT Project Manager
6 13 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (2.73%) Business Analyst
7 7 (2.73%) Coordinator
7 7 (2.73%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (2.73%) Technical Manager
7 7 (2.73%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (2.34%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 6 (2.34%) Consultant
9 5 (1.95%) Security Manager
9 5 (1.95%) Security Project Manager
9 5 (1.95%) Project Analyst
9 5 (1.95%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.56%) Middleware
2 3 (1.17%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.78%) XML
3 2 (0.78%) J2EE
4 1 (0.39%) JSP
4 1 (0.39%) Servlets
4 1 (0.39%) EDI
4 1 (0.39%) cXML
4 1 (0.39%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 62 (24.22%) PMI
2 30 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.95%) FMCG
6 4 (1.56%) Kindle
6 4 (1.56%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.17%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.17%) Derivative
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.78%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.78%) Open Source
8 2 (0.78%) Clustering
8 2 (0.78%) CESG
9 1 (0.39%) NHS
9 1 (0.39%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.39%) LIMS
9 1 (0.39%) CCTV
9 1 (0.39%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.25%) Windows
2 7 (2.73%) Linux
3 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.56%) UNIX
4 3 (1.17%) Solaris
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.39%) pSOS
6 1 (0.39%) HPUX
6 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (75.78%) PRINCE2
2 167 (65.23%) Project Management
3 48 (18.75%) ITIL
4 47 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (16.80%) Change Management
6 41 (16.02%) Programme Management
7 39 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (12.89%) Migration
9 28 (10.94%) PRINCE
10 22 (8.59%) Information Security
11 21 (8.20%) Project Planning
12 20 (7.81%) Scrum
13 19 (7.42%) Resource Management
13 19 (7.42%) Time Management
14 18 (7.03%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (6.64%) Waterfall
16 15 (5.86%) Six Sigma
17 13 (5.08%) Risk Management
18 12 (4.69%) Change Control
18 12 (4.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.91%) C
2 5 (1.95%) SQL
3 4 (1.56%) Java
4 1 (0.39%) VBScript
4 1 (0.39%) VB
4 1 (0.39%) C#
4 1 (0.39%) Python
4 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 254 (99.22%) PMI Certification
2 62 (24.22%) Degree
3 26 (10.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 19 (7.42%) APMP
5 12 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (3.91%) CISSP
7 9 (3.52%) CAPM
8 7 (2.73%) CISA
9 6 (2.34%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.56%) PgMP
10 4 (1.56%) GIAC
10 4 (1.56%) ISEB
10 4 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.78%) MAPM
11 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.78%) CCNA
11 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.52%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) FINREP
3 4 (1.56%) P3O
3 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.56%) SLA
4 3 (1.17%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.39%) Basel III
5 1 (0.39%) FATCA
5 1 (0.39%) COREP
System Software
1 5 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Squid
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.73%) Tivoli
1 7 (2.73%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 7 (2.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.78%) AppDNA
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) SCCM
3 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 38 (14.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.25%) Oracle
3 14 (5.47%) SAP
4 10 (3.91%) HP
5 7 (2.73%) Cisco
6 5 (1.95%) VMware
7 4 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.17%) Progress
8 3 (1.17%) Citrix
8 3 (1.17%) Intel
8 3 (1.17%) IBM
9 2 (0.78%) F5
9 2 (0.78%) Adobe
9 2 (0.78%) EMC
9 2 (0.78%) NetApp
9 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.39%) CA
10 1 (0.39%) Informatica
10 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.39%) Dell
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