The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 54 68 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing PMP 17 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.93% 0.72% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.96% 2.79% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 4
Average daily rate
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£413 £410 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +97.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £370 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £32.38 £38.98
% change year-on-year
-19.69% -16.94%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 251 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.35% 25.77% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 113 118
Average daily rate £400 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £245 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +10.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
PMP
Berkshire

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 July 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (72.41%) Project Management
3 19 (65.52%) PRINCE2
4 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
4 9 (31.03%) Finance
5 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (24.14%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) MS Office
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) Automotive
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
9 4 (13.79%) MS Project
9 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
9 4 (13.79%) Logistics
9 4 (13.79%) Change Control
10 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
10 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
10 3 (10.34%) Service Management
10 3 (10.34%) Migration
10 3 (10.34%) CAPM
10 3 (10.34%) Time Management
10 3 (10.34%) V-Model
11 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
11 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
11 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
11 2 (6.90%) Cisco
11 2 (6.90%) Internet

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
3 4 (13.79%) MS Project
4 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) 3G
2 1 (3.45%) 2G
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) LTE
2 1 (3.45%) 4G
2 1 (3.45%) ATM
2 1 (3.45%) SDH
2 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
3 6 (20.69%) Automotive
4 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.90%) Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
3 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Supply Chain Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Test Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Managed Services Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Graduate
4 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.45%) Junior
4 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Operations Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Project 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 21 (72.41%) Project Management
2 19 (65.52%) PRINCE2
3 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Change Control
6 4 (13.79%) Logistics
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Service Management
7 3 (10.34%) V-Model
7 3 (10.34%) Time Management
8 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) Change Management
8 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Business Development
9 1 (3.45%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (24.14%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (10.34%) CAPM
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CCEE
5 1 (3.45%) CCAA
5 1 (3.45%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
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 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
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