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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
England / South East
Rank 160 186 194
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Contract jobs citing PMP 81 71 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.66% 2.95% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 42
Median daily rate £475 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 £61.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.93% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £61.50 £35.13
% change year-on-year
-44.71% +75.08%

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
2213 2406 2591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.70% 27.72% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1345 1461 1291
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 117 102
Median hourly rate £26.00 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.50 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire +24 25 £475 - 1
Berkshire +12 19 £363 -27.50% 1
Hampshire +8 17 £425 +21.42%
Surrey +3 7 £431 -13.75% 3
West Sussex -7 6 £470 - 1
Kent +9 3 £469 -18.47%
Buckinghamshire -22 1 - - 3
East Sussex - 1 - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 South East region with a requirement for PMP.

1 121 (78.06%) PRINCE2
2 107 (69.03%) PMI Certification
3 104 (67.10%) Project Management
4 50 (32.26%) Finance
5 34 (21.94%) PMO
6 32 (20.65%) Migration
7 31 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 29 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (18.71%) Change Management
8 29 (18.71%) Microsoft
9 28 (18.06%) PMI
10 26 (16.77%) PRINCE
10 26 (16.77%) ITIL
11 25 (16.13%) Project Planning
12 23 (14.84%) Degree
13 21 (13.55%) Telecoms
14 20 (12.90%) MS Excel
15 19 (12.26%) MS Project
15 19 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (11.61%) Windows
16 18 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (11.61%) Matrix Organization
17 16 (10.32%) Risk Management
17 16 (10.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (9.68%) Programme Management
19 13 (8.39%) SDLC
19 13 (8.39%) Release Management
19 13 (8.39%) Service Delivery
19 13 (8.39%) Service Management

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 3 (1.94%) Documentum
2 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.26%) MS Project
3 12 (7.74%) MS Office
4 9 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.65%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.65%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.52%) Office 365
4 4 (2.58%) IaaS
5 2 (1.29%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.29%) SoftLayer
5 2 (1.29%) Veeva
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.16%) WAN
2 7 (4.52%) LAN
3 5 (3.23%) Internet
4 4 (2.58%) MPLS
5 3 (1.94%) SAN
6 2 (1.29%) DWDM
6 2 (1.29%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.29%) Firewall
6 2 (1.29%) PSTN
6 2 (1.29%) SDH
6 2 (1.29%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.29%) VoIP
6 2 (1.29%) VPN
7 1 (0.65%) 2G
7 1 (0.65%) 3G
7 1 (0.65%) 4G
7 1 (0.65%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.65%) Big Data
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 50 (32.26%) Finance
2 21 (13.55%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.81%) Banking
4 8 (5.16%) Retail
5 5 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.58%) Publishing
7 3 (1.94%) Automotive
7 3 (1.94%) Billing
7 3 (1.94%) Legal
7 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.94%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Local Government
8 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 113 (72.90%) Project Manager
2 18 (11.61%) Senior Manager
3 17 (10.97%) Senior Project Manager
4 16 (10.32%) Data Centre Manager
4 16 (10.32%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 14 (9.03%) Migration Manager
5 14 (9.03%) Migration Project Manager
6 13 (8.39%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
7 12 (7.74%) Data Migration Manager
7 12 (7.74%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 12 (7.74%) Programme Manager
8 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 10 (6.45%) IT Manager
8 10 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
9 8 (5.16%) Coordinator
10 7 (4.52%) Analyst
10 7 (4.52%) Implementation Manager
10 7 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 7 (4.52%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.29%) Web Services
2 1 (0.65%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 28 (18.06%) PMI
3 16 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.16%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.23%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.94%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.29%) FMCG
7 2 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.29%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.29%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.65%) CCTV
8 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.65%) SCADA
8 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.61%) Windows
2 10 (6.45%) Linux
3 6 (3.87%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.58%) AIX
4 4 (2.58%) Unix
5 2 (1.29%) Solaris
5 2 (1.29%) VMS
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (78.06%) PRINCE2
2 104 (67.10%) Project Management
3 32 (20.65%) Migration
4 29 (18.71%) Change Management
4 29 (18.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (16.77%) ITIL
5 26 (16.77%) PRINCE
6 25 (16.13%) Project Planning
7 18 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (11.61%) Matrix Organization
8 16 (10.32%) Risk Management
9 15 (9.68%) Programme Management
10 13 (8.39%) Release Management
10 13 (8.39%) SDLC
10 13 (8.39%) Service Delivery
10 13 (8.39%) Service Management
11 12 (7.74%) Change Control
12 8 (5.16%) ITSM
12 8 (5.16%) Matrix Management
12 8 (5.16%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.29%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) C
2 1 (0.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 107 (69.03%) PMI Certification
2 23 (14.84%) Degree
3 16 (10.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (6.45%) APMP
5 9 (5.81%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.52%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.58%) CAPM
9 2 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.29%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.65%) APMG
10 1 (0.65%) ISEB
10 1 (0.65%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (21.94%) PMO
2 11 (7.10%) QA
3 4 (2.58%) COBIT
3 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.94%) SLA
5 2 (1.29%) GMP
6 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.65%) GxP
6 1 (0.65%) P3O
6 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) SCCM
2 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.81%) Oracle
3 6 (3.87%) Cisco
4 5 (3.23%) SAP
5 3 (1.94%) BT
5 3 (1.94%) SolarWinds
5 3 (1.94%) Workday
6 2 (1.29%) Aastra
6 2 (1.29%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.29%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.29%) F5
6 2 (1.29%) Huawei
6 2 (1.29%) IBM
6 2 (1.29%) MobileIron
6 2 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.29%) Planview
6 2 (1.29%) Progress
6 2 (1.29%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.29%) Tumbleweed
6 2 (1.29%) VMware
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