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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 71 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing PMP 7 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.77% 1.67% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.35% 5.40% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 6
Median daily rate £500 £475 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £411 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.05% -0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.38
PMP
Berkshire

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
298 278 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.96% 30.89% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 136 143
Median daily rate £400 £355 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 4
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for PMP.

1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 13 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
6 4 (30.77%) Logistics
6 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
6 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 4 (30.77%) SAP
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Big Data
6 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
6 4 (30.77%) CITP
6 4 (30.77%) Smart Meter
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) CRM
8 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (15.38%) ERP
8 2 (15.38%) Content Management
8 2 (15.38%) Document Management
8 2 (15.38%) CMS
8 2 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (15.38%) Signal Processing

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Project Manager
2 9 (69.23%) IT Manager
2 9 (69.23%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
1 4 (30.77%) Smart Meter
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (92.31%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Logistics
4 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Signal Processing
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) CITP
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) SAP