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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing PMP 8 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.73% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 5.36% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
Median daily rate £431 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £310 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £680 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -8.98%

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
227 261 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.17% 13.54% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 147 108
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 17
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £22.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +110.81%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 16 (88.89%) PMI Certification
2 13 (72.22%) Project Management
3 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
5 5 (27.78%) Escalation Management
6 4 (22.22%) Project Governance
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Change Control
8 2 (11.11%) PMI
8 2 (11.11%) Banking
8 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.11%) Hyperion
8 2 (11.11%) Change Management
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
9 1 (5.56%) Java
9 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
9 1 (5.56%) DSDM
9 1 (5.56%) DNA
9 1 (5.56%) LAN

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) 2G
1 1 (5.56%) 3G
1 1 (5.56%) 4G
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) LTE
1 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Planning Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Hyperion Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Planning Manager
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Project Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Project Management
2 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 12 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Escalation Management
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Project Governance
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Hyperion
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.56%) Huawei
2 1 (5.56%) Nokia