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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 61 49 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Contract jobs citing PMP 13 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.39% 2.04% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.56% 6.64% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £375 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+103.70% -16.60%
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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
285 271 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.42% 30.76% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 128 99
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 5
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -44.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 29 (90.63%) Project Management
3 22 (68.75%) PRINCE2
4 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
5 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.88%) MS Office
8 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) Business Development
9 5 (15.63%) Degree
10 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) Change Control
10 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
10 4 (12.50%) MS Project
10 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (12.50%) PMI
10 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 3 (9.38%) Change Management
11 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (9.38%) Maya
11 3 (9.38%) Workflow
11 3 (9.38%) Amdocs
11 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (9.38%) Remedy
11 3 (9.38%) Ericsson
11 3 (9.38%) Nokia

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
3 4 (12.50%) MS Project
3 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (9.38%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (9.38%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.13%) MVNO
2 1 (3.13%) 4G
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
General
1 15 (46.88%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
4 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.13%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Coordinator
3 3 (9.38%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Transition Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Planning Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Business Transformation Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) PMI
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) IPTV
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Project Management
2 22 (68.75%) PRINCE2
3 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Business Development
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Change Control
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 3 (9.38%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Information Management
7 2 (6.25%) Information Security
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (9.38%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CAPM
6 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Ericsson
2 3 (9.38%) Nokia
2 3 (9.38%) Remedy
2 3 (9.38%) Amdocs
2 3 (9.38%) Huawei
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Lotus
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) VMware