The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 39 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.54% - 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.94% +28.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
89 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.18% 21.00% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 28
Average daily rate £400 £310 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -27.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

PMP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP PM
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Handset
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) SAP PS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PS
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) SAP