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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 205 183 177
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Contract jobs citing PMP 68 84 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.84% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.54% 3.24% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 41
Median daily rate £470 £406 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.69% -7.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £295 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £530 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £21.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+98.83% -43.04%
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
2676 2589 2516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.75% 26.01% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1632 1406 1248
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 123 117
Median hourly rate £22.00 £24.12 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +39.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.17 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -7 18 £500 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 12 £400 +42.85% 2
Surrey -2 10 £500 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +3 9 £413 -3.10%
Oxfordshire +5 8 £475 -7.76%
Kent -16 5 £575 +12.19%
West Sussex -22 4 £438 +15.13% 1
Middlesex -3 1 £704 +56.44%
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 South East region with a requirement for PMP.

1 130 (95.59%) PMI Certification
2 111 (81.62%) PRINCE2
3 105 (77.21%) Project Management
4 59 (43.38%) Finance
5 41 (30.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (22.06%) Degree
7 28 (20.59%) Change Management
8 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (16.91%) MS Project
10 22 (16.18%) MS Excel
10 22 (16.18%) Telecoms
11 18 (13.24%) Risk Management
12 15 (11.03%) PMI
12 15 (11.03%) Logistics
12 15 (11.03%) Data Centre
12 15 (11.03%) SDLC
13 14 (10.29%) Security Cleared
13 14 (10.29%) ITIL
13 14 (10.29%) Windows
14 12 (8.82%) Programme Management
14 12 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
14 12 (8.82%) APMP
15 11 (8.09%) Change Control
15 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (8.09%) Migration
15 11 (8.09%) MS Office
15 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
16 10 (7.35%) PRINCE
16 10 (7.35%) Oracle

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.74%) TPMS
3 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (16.91%) MS Project
2 22 (16.18%) MS Excel
3 12 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (8.09%) MS Office
5 4 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Primavera
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle FAH
2 4 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Maximo
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.74%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.74%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) Firewall
2 7 (5.15%) LAN
2 7 (5.15%) WAN
3 4 (2.94%) DNS
3 4 (2.94%) IP Telephony
3 4 (2.94%) MPLS
4 3 (2.21%) Internet
5 2 (1.47%) ATM
5 2 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.47%) Wireless
6 1 (0.74%) 3G
6 1 (0.74%) HTTP
6 1 (0.74%) LDAP
6 1 (0.74%) MVNO
6 1 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.74%) SDH
6 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.74%) VoIP
6 1 (0.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.94%) Big Data
2 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.74%) Power BI
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) JIRA
General
1 59 (43.38%) Finance
2 22 (16.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.62%) Banking
3 9 (6.62%) Retail
4 8 (5.88%) Marketing
4 8 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.41%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.68%) Legal
7 3 (2.21%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.21%) Publishing
8 2 (1.47%) Billing
8 2 (1.47%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.74%) Automotive
9 1 (0.74%) Front Office
9 1 (0.74%) Games
9 1 (0.74%) Local Government
9 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (73.53%) Project Manager
2 24 (17.65%) IT Manager
2 24 (17.65%) IT Project Manager
3 23 (16.91%) Infrastructure Manager
4 22 (16.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 11 (8.09%) Senior Manager
5 11 (8.09%) Senior Project Manager
6 9 (6.62%) Programme Manager
7 8 (5.88%) Coordinator
8 6 (4.41%) Contracts Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Data Centre Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Software Project Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 5 (3.68%) PMO Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Senior IT Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Senior IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.68%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) .NET
1 1 (0.74%) Ajax
1 1 (0.74%) CSS
1 1 (0.74%) HTML
1 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.03%) Data Centre
1 15 (11.03%) PMI
2 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.62%) Smart Meter
4 8 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.21%) Biotechnology
6 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.21%) Life Science
7 2 (1.47%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.74%) Fintech
8 1 (0.74%) FMCG
8 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.29%) Windows
2 5 (3.68%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.94%) Linux
4 3 (2.21%) Unix
5 2 (1.47%) AIX
5 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (81.62%) PRINCE2
2 105 (77.21%) Project Management
3 41 (30.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (20.59%) Change Management
5 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.24%) Risk Management
7 15 (11.03%) Logistics
7 15 (11.03%) SDLC
8 14 (10.29%) ITIL
9 12 (8.82%) Programme Management
10 11 (8.09%) Change Control
10 11 (8.09%) Migration
11 10 (7.35%) Asset Management
11 10 (7.35%) PRINCE
11 10 (7.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (6.62%) ERP
13 8 (5.88%) Project Planning
13 8 (5.88%) Waterfall
14 7 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.94%) SQL
2 2 (1.47%) C
2 2 (1.47%) Java
3 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.74%) Perl
3 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.74%) VBA
3 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 130 (95.59%) PMI Certification
2 30 (22.06%) Degree
3 14 (10.29%) Security Cleared
4 12 (8.82%) APMP
4 12 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (6.62%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.68%) CAPM
6 5 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.94%) CITP
8 3 (2.21%) CISA
8 3 (2.21%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.47%) CISSP
9 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.47%) PhD
10 1 (0.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.74%) CCNA
10 1 (0.74%) ISEB
10 1 (0.74%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) PMBOK
1 6 (4.41%) QA
2 5 (3.68%) GxP
3 4 (2.94%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.47%) P3O
6 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.74%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.47%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.47%) XenApp
3 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) SCCM
1 2 (1.47%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.35%) Oracle
3 7 (5.15%) SAP
4 5 (3.68%) BT
4 5 (3.68%) Cisco
5 4 (2.94%) VMware
6 2 (1.47%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (1.47%) Arqiva
6 2 (1.47%) Citrix
6 2 (1.47%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.47%) Huawei
6 2 (1.47%) IBM
6 2 (1.47%) Nokia
6 2 (1.47%) Planview
6 2 (1.47%) Virgin Media
7 1 (0.74%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (0.74%) Oneserve
7 1 (0.74%) Splunk
7 1 (0.74%) Telindus
7 1 (0.74%) ZTE
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