The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 May 2016 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 93 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing PMP 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.94% 1.70% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £431 £410
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £21.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+98.83% -43.04%
PMP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
254 294 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.83% 17.43% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 131 72
Median daily rate £363 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £233 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £35.00 £32.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 1 £350 - 1
PMP
North West

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for PMP.

1 23 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 21 (91.30%) Project Management
3 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
5 8 (34.78%) Programme Management
5 8 (34.78%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) PMI
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
6 7 (30.43%) PgMP
7 6 (26.09%) Investment Management
7 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
8 5 (21.74%) QA
8 5 (21.74%) PRINCE
8 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (21.74%) Change Management
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (21.74%) CRM
8 5 (21.74%) ERP
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) MS Project
8 5 (21.74%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
10 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
11 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
11 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
11 2 (8.70%) Line Management
11 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Project Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Development Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
2 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Programme Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) PMI
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Project Management
2 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
4 8 (34.78%) Programme Management
5 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
5 6 (26.09%) Investment Management
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
6 5 (21.74%) CRM
6 5 (21.74%) ERP
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE
6 5 (21.74%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
8 2 (8.70%) Line Management
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
8 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (8.70%) Service Management
8 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.35%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) PgMP
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
1 5 (21.74%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (8.70%) SAP