The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 149 139 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -37
Contract jobs citing PMP 15 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.32% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.96% 1.56% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 21
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £249 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £405
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +85.18%
PMP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
765 769 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.35% 20.76% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 373 302
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £210 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 76 52
Median hourly rate £43.00 £21.25 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.35% +5.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £11.70 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £52.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PMP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Manchester -2 9 £425 -22.72% 5
Cheshire -7 6 £425 +41.66%
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 North West region with a requirement for PMP.

1 34 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 25 (73.53%) Project Management
3 16 (47.06%) PRINCE2
4 11 (32.35%) Change Management
4 11 (32.35%) Finance
5 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (26.47%) SIEM
7 8 (23.53%) ArcSight
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) MS Project
8 7 (20.59%) MS Office
8 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.59%) Firewall
9 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
9 6 (17.65%) CRM
9 6 (17.65%) ERP
9 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (14.71%) QA
10 5 (14.71%) Degree
10 5 (14.71%) Investment Management
10 5 (14.71%) PgMP
10 5 (14.71%) PMI
10 5 (14.71%) PRINCE
10 5 (14.71%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle
10 5 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
11 4 (11.76%) Information Security

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
1 7 (20.59%) MS Project
2 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) French Language
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Project Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Transition Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Transition Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Security Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Security Project Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) SIEM Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.94%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Logistics Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) PMI
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Project Management
2 16 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 11 (32.35%) Change Management
4 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (26.47%) SIEM
6 6 (17.65%) CRM
6 6 (17.65%) ERP
6 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
7 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
7 5 (14.71%) Investment Management
7 5 (14.71%) PRINCE
7 5 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (11.76%) Information Security
8 4 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (8.82%) ITIL
10 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
10 2 (5.88%) Service Management
10 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (14.71%) Degree
3 5 (14.71%) PgMP
4 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.88%) APMP
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) ArcSight
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) BT
5 1 (2.94%) CA
5 1 (2.94%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.94%) Planview
5 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.94%) Tableau
5 1 (2.94%) Tripwire
5 1 (2.94%) VMware