The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 25 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing PMP 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.56% 1.34% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 25.00% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£730 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+124.61% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 - £35.03
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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 Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27 8 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.25% 5.37% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 35
Average daily rate £360 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £375 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Midlands region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MII

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) SAP MII
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP