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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 45 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Contract jobs citing PMP 18 7 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.05% 0.70% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 2.35% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £328 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £454 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £384 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.28% +1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -29.60%
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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
276 298 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.44% 29.80% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 121 104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 0
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.55 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 22 August 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 23 (79.31%) Project Management
3 19 (65.52%) PRINCE2
4 10 (34.48%) Degree
5 9 (31.03%) MS Office
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
6 8 (27.59%) MS Visio
7 7 (24.14%) ITIL
7 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
8 6 (20.69%) Automotive
8 6 (20.69%) Service Management
8 6 (20.69%) Time Management
9 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
9 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.24%) Supplier Management
9 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.24%) Internet
9 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
10 4 (13.79%) MS Project
10 4 (13.79%) Logistics
10 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
10 4 (13.79%) Change Control
11 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
11 3 (10.34%) V-Model
11 3 (10.34%) Migration
11 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
12 2 (6.90%) Cisco

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) MS Visio
3 4 (13.79%) MS Project
4 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
4 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) 2G
2 1 (3.45%) ATM
2 1 (3.45%) SDH
2 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.45%) 3G
2 1 (3.45%) LTE
2 1 (3.45%) 4G
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (20.69%) Automotive
4 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.90%) Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Project Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Technical Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Supply Chain Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Operations Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Test Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Managed Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Project Management
2 19 (65.52%) PRINCE2
3 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Service Management
5 6 (20.69%) Time Management
6 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Supplier Management
7 4 (13.79%) Logistics
7 4 (13.79%) Change Control
8 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.34%) V-Model
8 3 (10.34%) Migration
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management
9 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
10 1 (3.45%) Business Development
10 1 (3.45%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 10 (34.48%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CAPM
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCEE
4 1 (3.45%) CCAA
4 1 (3.45%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com