The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 172 153 159
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing PMP 83 87 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 0.97% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.48% 3.60% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 41
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £423
% change year-on-year
- -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.38 £38.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.80%
PMP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2387 2417 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.58% 26.99% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1207 1114
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 103 125
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the South East region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the South East region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -5 31 £400 -13.51% 4
Buckinghamshire -4 15 £270 -36.47%
Oxfordshire -14 9 £515 -10.43% 3
Hampshire -6 8 £400 -5.88%
West Sussex -14 8 £390 -27.10% 1
Surrey +3 6 £450 -12.62% 1
Kent +5 3 £500 -2.67%
Sussex - 2 - - 1
Middlesex -1 1 £400 -9.09% 1
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 154 (98.72%) PMI Certification
2 119 (76.28%) Project Management
3 108 (69.23%) PRINCE2
4 47 (30.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (26.92%) ITIL
6 38 (24.36%) Finance
7 37 (23.72%) Telecoms
8 33 (21.15%) Change Management
8 33 (21.15%) Degree
9 31 (19.87%) MS Project
10 29 (18.59%) PMI
11 23 (14.74%) MS Excel
11 23 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (14.10%) MS Office
12 22 (14.10%) Risk Management
12 22 (14.10%) Security Cleared
13 18 (11.54%) SharePoint
14 17 (10.90%) Project Planning
14 17 (10.90%) Waterfall
15 16 (10.26%) C
16 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
16 15 (9.62%) Information Security
17 14 (8.97%) Service Delivery
17 14 (8.97%) SC Cleared
18 13 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 13 (8.33%) Service Management
19 12 (7.69%) Publishing
19 12 (7.69%) Management Information System
19 12 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 11 (7.05%) SAP

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (19.87%) MS Project
2 23 (14.74%) MS Excel
3 22 (14.10%) MS Office
4 9 (5.77%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.64%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.64%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Office 365
1 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) Firewall
1 5 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.92%) 4G
3 2 (1.28%) LTE
3 2 (1.28%) ISUP
3 2 (1.28%) SS7
3 2 (1.28%) 3G
3 2 (1.28%) Internet
3 2 (1.28%) Broadband
3 2 (1.28%) LAN
3 2 (1.28%) WAN
3 2 (1.28%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.64%) MVNO
4 1 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.64%) Multicast
4 1 (0.64%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.28%) Big Data
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Yeoman
General
1 38 (24.36%) Finance
2 37 (23.72%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.69%) Publishing
4 7 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.21%) Banking
6 4 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.92%) Legal
7 3 (1.92%) Retail
8 2 (1.28%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.28%) Electronics
8 2 (1.28%) Military
9 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 91 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 11 (7.05%) Senior Manager
2 11 (7.05%) Senior Project Manager
3 10 (6.41%) Agile Project Manager
4 9 (5.77%) Programme Manager
4 9 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 8 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (5.13%) Technical Manager
5 8 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (4.49%) Project Planner
6 7 (4.49%) Analyst
6 7 (4.49%) PMO Manager
6 7 (4.49%) Business Manager
7 6 (3.85%) SAP Project Manager
7 6 (3.85%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 6 (3.85%) SAP Manager
7 6 (3.85%) Coordinator
7 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (3.21%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.28%) CSS
2 1 (0.64%) SOAP
2 1 (0.64%) J2EE
2 1 (0.64%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.59%) PMI
2 12 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.21%) Human Factors
6 4 (2.56%) IPTV
7 3 (1.92%) Economics
8 2 (1.28%) CESG
8 2 (1.28%) CMDB
8 2 (1.28%) FMCG
9 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.64%) EMV
9 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.64%) IVR
9 1 (0.64%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.64%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.28%) UNIX
3 1 (0.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (76.28%) Project Management
2 108 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 47 (30.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (26.92%) ITIL
5 33 (21.15%) Change Management
6 23 (14.74%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (14.10%) Risk Management
8 17 (10.90%) Project Planning
8 17 (10.90%) Waterfall
9 15 (9.62%) Information Security
10 14 (8.97%) Service Delivery
11 13 (8.33%) Service Management
12 11 (7.05%) Programme Management
13 10 (6.41%) Migration
13 10 (6.41%) PRINCE
13 10 (6.41%) Change Control
14 9 (5.77%) ITIL V3
15 8 (5.13%) Financial Modelling
15 8 (5.13%) CRM
15 8 (5.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.26%) C
2 1 (0.64%) Java
2 1 (0.64%) Perl
2 1 (0.64%) PHP
2 1 (0.64%) SQL
2 1 (0.64%) Python
2 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 154 (98.72%) PMI Certification
2 33 (21.15%) Degree
3 22 (14.10%) Security Cleared
4 14 (8.97%) SC Cleared
5 13 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (6.41%) APMP
8 8 (5.13%) CISSP
9 7 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (4.49%) ISEB
10 6 (3.85%) GIAC
10 6 (3.85%) CISM
11 4 (2.56%) ISTQB
11 4 (2.56%) NVQ Level 3
12 2 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.64%) CCNA
13 1 (0.64%) IIBA
13 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.64%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) QA
2 6 (3.85%) SLA
3 2 (1.28%) COBIT
3 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.28%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.28%) BS15000
3 2 (1.28%) P3O
4 1 (0.64%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.28%) Netcool
1 2 (1.28%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.05%) SAP
3 6 (3.85%) Oracle
4 5 (3.21%) HP
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco
6 2 (1.28%) BT
6 2 (1.28%) VMware
6 2 (1.28%) Remedy
6 2 (1.28%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.28%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.64%) LogLogic
7 1 (0.64%) F5
7 1 (0.64%) Lancope
7 1 (0.64%) Lotus
7 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.64%) Citrix
7 1 (0.64%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.64%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.64%) Juniper
7 1 (0.64%) Tufin
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sussex
Optimus Search
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago