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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 69 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing PMP 9 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 1.38% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.38% 4.46% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate £500 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +1.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.75 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +17.50%
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
266 269 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.14% 30.85% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 135 106
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 9
Average hourly rate £55.60 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.38 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 8 February 2016.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 24 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 19 (79.17%) Project Management
3 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
4 12 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (20.83%) WAN
7 5 (20.83%) Legal
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (16.67%) Change Control
8 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.67%) Process Management
8 4 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.50%) Ericsson
9 3 (12.50%) Nokia
9 3 (12.50%) CRM
9 3 (12.50%) MS Office
9 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 3 (12.50%) Maya
9 3 (12.50%) Amdocs
9 3 (12.50%) ISO 14001
9 3 (12.50%) Remedy
9 3 (12.50%) Change Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) Maya
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) WLAN
General
1 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 5 (20.83%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Planning Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Network Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (8.33%) WAN Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Project Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.17%) SCADA Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) PMI
4 1 (4.17%) FMCG
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (79.17%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Change Control
4 4 (16.67%) Process Management
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Development
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (8.33%) APMP
6 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) ISEB
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 14001
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) P3O
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Amdocs
1 3 (12.50%) Ericsson
1 3 (12.50%) Huawei
1 3 (12.50%) Nokia
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy
2 2 (8.33%) BT
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) VMware