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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 244 233 244
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing PMP 165 184 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.54% 4.59% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 147 91
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £314 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £57.76 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.75 £35.05
% change year-on-year
-4.63% +7.70%
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
3631 4007 3329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.24% 16.60% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2326 2679 2002
Average daily rate £413 £410 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 116 114
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.79 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +7 35 £474 -1.30% 13
Canary Wharf -2 3 £513 +2.50%
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 300 (98.36%) PMI Certification
2 237 (77.70%) PRINCE2
3 199 (65.25%) Project Management
4 121 (39.67%) Finance
5 82 (26.89%) Degree
6 76 (24.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (24.92%) MS Project
7 69 (22.62%) Banking
8 56 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (17.38%) PMI
10 52 (17.05%) ITIL
11 49 (16.07%) Programme Management
12 47 (15.41%) MS Excel
13 44 (14.43%) Change Management
13 44 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (13.11%) MS Office
15 39 (12.79%) Microsoft
16 34 (11.15%) Investment Banking
17 32 (10.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 32 (10.49%) MS Visio
18 31 (10.16%) Six Sigma
18 31 (10.16%) MS PowerPoint
19 27 (8.85%) Project Planning
19 27 (8.85%) Law
20 26 (8.52%) SharePoint
20 26 (8.52%) SAP
21 25 (8.20%) Waterfall
22 24 (7.87%) Risk Management
23 23 (7.54%) Windows
23 23 (7.54%) APMP

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 26 (8.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.31%) Drupal
3 3 (0.98%) IBM Notes
3 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.66%) Confluence
4 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.66%) SAS
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.33%) Lync
Applications
1 76 (24.92%) MS Project
2 47 (15.41%) MS Excel
3 40 (13.11%) MS Office
4 32 (10.49%) MS Visio
5 31 (10.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.66%) SPSS
7 1 (0.33%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.98%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.98%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.66%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.66%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.33%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.97%) IaaS
2 2 (0.66%) Office 365
2 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.61%) WAN
2 10 (3.28%) Firewall
3 8 (2.62%) LAN
4 3 (0.98%) Multicast
4 3 (0.98%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.98%) DNS
4 3 (0.98%) Intranet
4 3 (0.98%) OSPF
4 3 (0.98%) BGP
5 2 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.33%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.33%) MPLS
6 1 (0.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.31%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.98%) BODI
4 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.98%) SAP BI
4 3 (0.98%) Big Data
4 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.66%) OLAP
5 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 121 (39.67%) Finance
2 69 (22.62%) Banking
3 34 (11.15%) Investment Banking
4 27 (8.85%) Law
5 22 (7.21%) Legal
6 15 (4.92%) Telecoms
7 14 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (4.59%) Marketing
8 11 (3.61%) Retail
9 9 (2.95%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (2.95%) Front Office
10 4 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.31%) Games
11 3 (0.98%) Advertising
11 3 (0.98%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.98%) German Language
12 2 (0.66%) Local Government
12 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 185 (60.66%) Project Manager
2 34 (11.15%) Infrastructure Manager
3 33 (10.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 25 (8.20%) Analyst
5 24 (7.87%) Programme Manager
6 18 (5.90%) IT Project Manager
7 16 (5.25%) Business Analyst
8 11 (3.61%) SAP Manager
9 10 (3.28%) PMO Manager
10 9 (2.95%) Consultant
10 9 (2.95%) Senior Manager
11 8 (2.62%) SAP Project Manager
11 8 (2.62%) Technical Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Senior Project Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Technical Project Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
13 6 (1.97%) Agile Project Manager
13 6 (1.97%) Implementation Manager
14 5 (1.64%) Project Leader
14 5 (1.64%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.62%) XML
2 3 (0.98%) EDI
2 3 (0.98%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.66%) Web Services
4 1 (0.33%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.38%) PMI
2 44 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.95%) FMCG
3 9 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.97%) CMDB
6 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.31%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.31%) Derivative
7 3 (0.98%) Taxonomies
7 3 (0.98%) CESG
7 3 (0.98%) Economics
7 3 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.98%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.66%) NHS
8 2 (0.66%) LIMS
8 2 (0.66%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.66%) Online Games
8 2 (0.66%) Open Source
8 2 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.54%) Windows
2 12 (3.93%) UNIX
3 8 (2.62%) Linux
4 6 (1.97%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.98%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.98%) Windows NT
6 3 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (77.70%) PRINCE2
2 199 (65.25%) Project Management
3 76 (24.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (18.36%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (17.05%) ITIL
6 49 (16.07%) Programme Management
7 44 (14.43%) Change Management
8 31 (10.16%) Six Sigma
9 27 (8.85%) Project Planning
10 25 (8.20%) Waterfall
11 24 (7.87%) Risk Management
12 22 (7.21%) PRINCE
12 22 (7.21%) Business Transformation
13 18 (5.90%) Change Control
13 18 (5.90%) Business Analysis
14 16 (5.25%) CRM
14 16 (5.25%) Scrum
14 16 (5.25%) People Management
15 15 (4.92%) Migration
15 15 (4.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.30%) C
2 6 (1.97%) Java
3 5 (1.64%) ABAP
4 4 (1.31%) PHP
5 2 (0.66%) SQL
6 1 (0.33%) VBScript
6 1 (0.33%) VB
6 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 300 (98.36%) PMI Certification
2 82 (26.89%) Degree
3 32 (10.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 23 (7.54%) APMP
5 9 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.30%) CCNA
7 6 (1.97%) CAPM
8 5 (1.64%) GIAC
8 5 (1.64%) PgMP
8 5 (1.64%) CISSP
8 5 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.31%) CISA
9 4 (1.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (1.31%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 3 (0.98%) CCENT
10 3 (0.98%) MCSE
10 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.98%) CCA
10 3 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.26%) QA
2 7 (2.30%) P3O
3 6 (1.97%) SLA
3 6 (1.97%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.33%) FINREP
5 1 (0.33%) GAMP
5 1 (0.33%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) Tivoli
1 3 (0.98%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.52%) SAP
3 15 (4.92%) Cisco
4 9 (2.95%) Oracle
5 8 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.30%) WorldPay
7 6 (1.97%) Citrix
8 4 (1.31%) IBM
8 4 (1.31%) Dell
9 3 (0.98%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (0.98%) F5
9 3 (0.98%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.98%) HP
9 3 (0.98%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.98%) Cognos
9 3 (0.98%) Progress
9 3 (0.98%) Informatica
9 3 (0.98%) Lotus
9 3 (0.98%) Apple
10 2 (0.66%) JD Edwards
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