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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 62 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing PMP 9 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 0.63% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.35% 2.03% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £417 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £528 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £40.00 £36.97
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +8.19%
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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
269 345 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.72% 31.28% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 169 82
Average daily rate £375 £400 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £235 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -23.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 21 (87.50%) Project Management
3 16 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) MS Office
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL
5 9 (37.50%) Degree
6 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
6 7 (29.17%) Service Management
7 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 6 (25.00%) Time Management
8 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
8 5 (20.83%) Internet
8 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
8 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) Change Control
10 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 3 (12.50%) Operations Management
10 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (8.33%) Change Management
11 2 (8.33%) BS15000
11 2 (8.33%) Migration

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Office
2 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.33%) SS7
2 2 (8.33%) 3G
2 2 (8.33%) ISUP
3 1 (4.17%) 4G
3 1 (4.17%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (4.17%) GGSN
3 1 (4.17%) SGSN
3 1 (4.17%) LTE
3 1 (4.17%) SMS
3 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) SCCP
3 1 (4.17%) INAP
3 1 (4.17%) 2G
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Project Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Sales Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.17%) FMCG
1 1 (4.17%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Project Management
2 16 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) Service Management
5 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (25.00%) Time Management
6 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
7 4 (16.67%) Change Control
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.50%) Operations Management
8 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.33%) Change Management
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.33%) IT Governance
9 2 (8.33%) MOF
9 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
9 2 (8.33%) MSF
9 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CAPM
4 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.33%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.17%) PgMP
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) BS15000
2 2 (8.33%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) Ericsson