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 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 61 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing PMP 9 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.27% 1.06% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.19% 3.89% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £415 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.82%

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
215 257 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.28% 27.20% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 146 130
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 9
Median hourly rate £43.28 £45.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% -19.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 26 (92.86%) Project Management
2 24 (85.71%) PRINCE2
3 17 (60.71%) PMI Certification
4 15 (53.57%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) PRINCE
5 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 10 (35.71%) SDLC
6 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (21.43%) Migration
7 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 6 (21.43%) Banking
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
9 4 (14.29%) MS Project
9 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 4 (14.29%) Degree
9 4 (14.29%) Matrix Management
10 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.71%) ITIL
10 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
10 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.71%) PMI
10 3 (10.71%) Change Management
11 2 (7.14%) Legal

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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Project
3 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Data Migration Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Migration Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Migration Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Change Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 2 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Engagement Manager
7 1 (3.57%) ERP Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) PMI
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Project Management
2 24 (85.71%) PRINCE2
3 10 (35.71%) PRINCE
3 10 (35.71%) SDLC
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (21.43%) Migration
5 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Matrix Management
7 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
9 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.14%) CRM
9 2 (7.14%) ERP
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) APMG
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Progress
3 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Workday