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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 188 165 163
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing PMP 66 66 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.78% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.57% 3.18% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 32
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£413 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £320 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £560 £614
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +15.10%
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
2571 2073 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.84% 24.60% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 990 719
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 113 123
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +11 22 £431 -6.75% 7
Surrey -10 13 £395 +6.04% 1
Middlesex +9 9 £572 +2.14%
West Sussex -6 9 £313 -3.10%
Buckinghamshire -16 4 £375 -3.53%
Oxfordshire -16 2 - - 4
Hampshire -26 2 £300 -14.28% 1
East Sussex -2 1 £220 +1.14%
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 152 (98.70%) PMI Certification
2 123 (79.87%) PRINCE2
3 95 (61.69%) Project Management
4 40 (25.97%) ITIL
5 33 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (20.78%) Telecoms
7 27 (17.53%) Finance
8 24 (15.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 20 (12.99%) Degree
10 19 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (12.34%) Risk Management
10 19 (12.34%) Change Management
11 17 (11.04%) Microsoft
11 17 (11.04%) MS Excel
12 16 (10.39%) SharePoint
13 15 (9.74%) SAP
14 14 (9.09%) PMI
15 13 (8.44%) QA
16 12 (7.79%) MS Project
16 12 (7.79%) MS Office
16 12 (7.79%) Service Delivery
16 12 (7.79%) Service Management
16 12 (7.79%) Information Security
16 12 (7.79%) Programme Management
17 11 (7.14%) CISM
17 11 (7.14%) PRINCE
17 11 (7.14%) CISSP
18 10 (6.49%) Security Cleared
18 10 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (5.84%) Time Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (10.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) Drupal
2 1 (0.65%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.65%) Confluence
2 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.65%) Apache
2 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.79%) MS Project
2 12 (7.79%) MS Office
3 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Office 365
1 3 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) WAN
2 8 (5.19%) LAN
3 5 (3.25%) Firewall
4 4 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (2.60%) Internet
5 3 (1.95%) LTE
5 3 (1.95%) 3G
5 3 (1.95%) MPLS
6 2 (1.30%) 2G
6 2 (1.30%) ISUP
6 2 (1.30%) SS7
6 2 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (1.30%) 4G
6 2 (1.30%) Network Security
7 1 (0.65%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (0.65%) GGSN
7 1 (0.65%) SGSN
7 1 (0.65%) HSPA
7 1 (0.65%) WiMAX
7 1 (0.65%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
1 1 (0.65%) Maven
1 1 (0.65%) Checkstyle
1 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.65%) JUnit
1 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (20.78%) Telecoms
2 27 (17.53%) Finance
3 6 (3.90%) Electronics
3 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.95%) Banking
4 3 (1.95%) Advertising
4 3 (1.95%) Legal
5 2 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 103 (66.88%) Project Manager
2 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Manager
2 12 (7.79%) Technical Manager
2 12 (7.79%) Analyst
3 11 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 11 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
4 10 (6.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 8 (5.19%) Business Analyst
5 8 (5.19%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (4.55%) OSS Project Manager
6 7 (4.55%) Coordinator
7 6 (3.90%) IT Business Analyst
7 6 (3.90%) Security Manager
7 6 (3.90%) Security Project Manager
8 5 (3.25%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (3.25%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (3.25%) Senior Manager
9 4 (2.60%) Project Planner
9 4 (2.60%) SAP Project Manager
9 4 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.95%) XML
2 2 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.65%) J2EE
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) SOAP
3 1 (0.65%) Struts
3 1 (0.65%) Middleware
3 1 (0.65%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) PMI
2 10 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.84%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.25%) Human Factors
4 5 (3.25%) E-Learning
5 4 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.95%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.30%) CESG
7 2 (1.30%) PKI
7 2 (1.30%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.65%) FMCG
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
8 1 (0.65%) Open Source
8 1 (0.65%) IPTV
8 1 (0.65%) CCTV
8 1 (0.65%) Economics
8 1 (0.65%) Life Science
8 1 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.95%) Windows
1 3 (1.95%) Linux
2 2 (1.30%) UNIX
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (79.87%) PRINCE2
2 95 (61.69%) Project Management
3 40 (25.97%) ITIL
4 33 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (12.34%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (12.34%) Risk Management
5 19 (12.34%) Change Management
6 12 (7.79%) Service Delivery
6 12 (7.79%) Service Management
6 12 (7.79%) Information Security
6 12 (7.79%) Programme Management
7 11 (7.14%) PRINCE
8 9 (5.84%) Time Management
8 9 (5.84%) Project Planning
8 9 (5.84%) Supplier Management
9 8 (5.19%) Migration
10 7 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (4.55%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.55%) ITIL V3
10 7 (4.55%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.60%) C
1 4 (2.60%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 152 (98.70%) PMI Certification
2 24 (15.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 20 (12.99%) Degree
4 11 (7.14%) CISM
4 11 (7.14%) CISSP
5 10 (6.49%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.84%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.19%) APMP
7 8 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (3.90%) GIAC
9 5 (3.25%) MAPM
9 5 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.60%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.95%) CCNA
12 2 (1.30%) ISEB
12 2 (1.30%) CCNP
12 2 (1.30%) NVQ Level 3
12 2 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.65%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.44%) QA
2 8 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.95%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.30%) BS15000
5 2 (1.30%) COBIT
6 1 (0.65%) P3O
6 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.65%) GxP
6 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) Netcool
2 1 (0.65%) OPNET
Vendors
1 17 (11.04%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.74%) SAP
3 4 (2.60%) Cisco
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle
4 3 (1.95%) Ericsson
4 3 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.30%) BT
5 2 (1.30%) Citrix
5 2 (1.30%) Sun
5 2 (1.30%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.65%) Verint
6 1 (0.65%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.65%) Infor
6 1 (0.65%) Huawei
6 1 (0.65%) Planview
6 1 (0.65%) NetCracker
6 1 (0.65%) Mitel
6 1 (0.65%) Avaya
6 1 (0.65%) Remedy
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
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