The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 52 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing PMP 17 9 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.96% 0.90% 3.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 2.88% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £252 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £447 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.32% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+34.57% -27.69%
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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 Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
265 312 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.60% 31.20% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 137 107
Average daily rate £400 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 1
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.78 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -36.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 31 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 25 (80.65%) Project Management
3 21 (67.74%) PRINCE2
4 11 (35.48%) MS Office
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
5 9 (29.03%) Degree
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) MS Visio
7 7 (22.58%) ITIL
7 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
8 6 (19.35%) Automotive
8 6 (19.35%) Time Management
9 5 (16.13%) Service Management
9 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
9 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.13%) Supplier Management
9 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.13%) Internet
9 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
10 4 (12.90%) MS Project
10 4 (12.90%) Logistics
10 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
10 4 (12.90%) Change Control
11 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (9.68%) V-Model
11 3 (9.68%) Migration
11 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (9.68%) PRINCE

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Office
2 8 (25.81%) MS Visio
3 4 (12.90%) MS Project
4 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) 3G
2 1 (3.23%) 2G
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) LTE
2 1 (3.23%) 4G
2 1 (3.23%) ATM
2 1 (3.23%) SDH
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (19.35%) Automotive
4 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.45%) Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Project Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Project Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Sales Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Supply Chain Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Test Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Managed Services Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Project Management
2 21 (67.74%) PRINCE2
3 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) Time Management
6 5 (16.13%) Supplier Management
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Service Management
6 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) Logistics
7 4 (12.90%) Change Control
8 3 (9.68%) V-Model
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
8 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.45%) Change Management
9 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Operations Management
9 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (29.03%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CAPM
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.23%) CCEE
4 1 (3.23%) CCAA
4 1 (3.23%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix