The first table below looks at the demand for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 76 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing PMP 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 1.12% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +34.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £305 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £345 £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £411 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.38 £38.49
% change year-on-year
-16.60% -15.88%
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
165 178 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.22% 15.61% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 80 88
Average daily rate £310 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £238 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £427 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 22
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Manchester region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) PMI
4 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (70.00%) Information Security
4 7 (70.00%) UNIX
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) Banking
4 7 (70.00%) Economics
5 6 (60.00%) Mainframe
6 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) Sybase
8 2 (20.00%) DB2
8 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
8 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 2 (20.00%) Database Security
9 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
9 1 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 1 (10.00%) Degree
9 1 (10.00%) QlikView
9 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 1 (10.00%) Automotive
9 1 (10.00%) Firewall

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (10.00%) Agresso
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) PMI
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (70.00%) Economics
3 6 (60.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Database Security
5 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (10.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (10.00%) CODA
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
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