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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 35 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing PMP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.36% 0.47% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +14.28%
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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
73 43 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.26% 20.38% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 32
Average daily rate £480 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) SAP PM
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) SAP PS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PS
1 1 (33.33%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware