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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 43 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing PMP 17 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.41% 2.06% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.99% 7.07% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 8
Median daily rate £415 £368 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £340 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £538 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +52.77%
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
189 297 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.81% 29.09% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 158 135
Median daily rate £401 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% +5.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 13
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £21.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.82 £37.09 £52.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 22 (95.65%) PRINCE2
1 22 (95.65%) Project Management
2 17 (73.91%) PMI Certification
3 12 (52.17%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
5 8 (34.78%) SDLC
5 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (34.78%) Degree
5 8 (34.78%) PRINCE
6 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
7 6 (26.09%) Change Management
8 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
8 5 (21.74%) Quality Management
8 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
8 5 (21.74%) CRM
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) CITP
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Logistics
9 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
9 4 (17.39%) Banking
9 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
9 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
9 4 (17.39%) Legal
9 4 (17.39%) SAP
9 4 (17.39%) PMI
9 4 (17.39%) Big Data
9 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
9 4 (17.39%) Waterfall

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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Migration Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Migration Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Migration Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Project Director
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) PMI
2 4 (17.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) PRINCE2
1 22 (95.65%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) PRINCE
2 8 (34.78%) SDLC
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Logistics
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Quality Management
4 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
5 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) PMI Certification
2 8 (34.78%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.04%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle