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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 181 189 174
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing PMP 72 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 0.71% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.06% 2.59% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 40
Average daily rate £405 £413 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £572 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £61.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.75 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +17.50%
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
2352 2553 2104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.49% 27.46% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1224 1002
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 104 111
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 26 £500 +20.84% 7
Hampshire +20 18 £375 +1.69% 3
Buckinghamshire +26 15 £313 -16.66% 2
Surrey -5 11 £438 +19.86% 3
Oxfordshire 0 3 £450 - 1
West Sussex +1 1 - -
Kent - 1 £475 -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 167 (96.53%) PMI Certification
2 141 (81.50%) Project Management
3 132 (76.30%) PRINCE2
4 79 (45.66%) Finance
5 47 (27.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 41 (23.70%) MS Project
7 39 (22.54%) ITIL
8 36 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (20.23%) Telecoms
10 28 (16.18%) PRINCE
11 26 (15.03%) MS Excel
12 25 (14.45%) SharePoint
12 25 (14.45%) Data Centre
13 23 (13.29%) Degree
14 22 (12.72%) MS PowerPoint
14 22 (12.72%) Change Management
15 21 (12.14%) MS Office
15 21 (12.14%) PMI
16 20 (11.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 18 (10.40%) Project Planning
17 18 (10.40%) CRM
17 18 (10.40%) Risk Management
18 17 (9.83%) Programme Management
19 16 (9.25%) Migration
19 16 (9.25%) SDLC
20 15 (8.67%) ITIL Certification
20 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
21 14 (8.09%) Change Control
22 13 (7.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 13 (7.51%) Marketing

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (14.45%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.05%) CMS
3 6 (3.47%) Drupal
4 5 (2.89%) TPMS
5 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.73%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.16%) Lync
7 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.58%) Documentum
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 41 (23.70%) MS Project
2 26 (15.03%) MS Excel
3 22 (12.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (12.14%) MS Office
5 11 (6.36%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.73%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (1.73%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.16%) Primavera
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Minerva
4 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.73%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.78%) LAN
1 10 (5.78%) WAN
2 6 (3.47%) Firewall
3 4 (2.31%) DNS
3 4 (2.31%) IP Telephony
3 4 (2.31%) MPLS
3 4 (2.31%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (1.73%) MVNO
5 2 (1.16%) CDMA
5 2 (1.16%) GPRS
5 2 (1.16%) GSM
5 2 (1.16%) UMTS
5 2 (1.16%) Wireless
6 1 (0.58%) 3G
6 1 (0.58%) Internet
6 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.58%) SAN
6 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.58%) VoIP
6 1 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
1 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.58%) Power BI
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (5.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 79 (45.66%) Finance
2 35 (20.23%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.51%) Marketing
4 10 (5.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (5.20%) Legal
5 9 (5.20%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.89%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (2.31%) Banking
7 4 (2.31%) Retail
8 3 (1.73%) Billing
8 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.16%) Publishing
10 1 (0.58%) Automotive
10 1 (0.58%) Games
10 1 (0.58%) German Language
10 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (73.99%) Project Manager
2 28 (16.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 28 (16.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 21 (12.14%) IT Manager
4 20 (11.56%) IT Project Manager
5 10 (5.78%) Network Manager
5 10 (5.78%) Network Project Manager
6 9 (5.20%) Analyst
6 9 (5.20%) Digital Project Manager
6 9 (5.20%) Programme Manager
6 9 (5.20%) Transition Manager
7 8 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 8 (4.62%) Senior Manager
7 8 (4.62%) Senior Project Manager
7 8 (4.62%) Technical Manager
7 8 (4.62%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Telecoms Manager
8 7 (4.05%) Transition Project Manager
9 6 (3.47%) Coordinator
9 6 (3.47%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.47%) HTML
2 5 (2.89%) Flash
2 5 (2.89%) Web Services
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.16%) Middleware
5 1 (0.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.45%) Data Centre
2 21 (12.14%) PMI
3 8 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.89%) Social Media
6 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.31%) Life Science
6 4 (2.31%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.73%) Biotechnology
8 2 (1.16%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) FMCG
9 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.58%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.16%) AIX
2 2 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) pSOS
3 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (81.50%) Project Management
2 132 (76.30%) PRINCE2
3 47 (27.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (22.54%) ITIL
5 36 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (16.18%) PRINCE
7 22 (12.72%) Change Management
8 18 (10.40%) CRM
8 18 (10.40%) Project Planning
8 18 (10.40%) Risk Management
9 17 (9.83%) Programme Management
10 16 (9.25%) Migration
10 16 (9.25%) SDLC
11 14 (8.09%) Change Control
12 12 (6.94%) Waterfall
13 9 (5.20%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.62%) CMMI
14 8 (4.62%) Customer Engagement
14 8 (4.62%) Portfolio Management
14 8 (4.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.20%) Java
2 8 (4.62%) SQL
3 5 (2.89%) PHP
4 2 (1.16%) C
5 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (96.53%) PMI Certification
2 23 (13.29%) Degree
3 20 (11.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (8.67%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (7.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (6.94%) APMP
7 11 (6.36%) Security Cleared
8 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.89%) CAPM
9 5 (2.89%) ISEB
10 3 (1.73%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.16%) MCITP
11 2 (1.16%) MCSE
11 2 (1.16%) MCTS
11 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.16%) PhD
12 1 (0.58%) CISSP
12 1 (0.58%) GCIA
12 1 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.58%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) P3O
1 5 (2.89%) PMBOK
2 4 (2.31%) QA
3 3 (1.73%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.16%) GxP
5 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.58%) OPNET
Vendors
1 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle
3 11 (6.36%) Planview
4 5 (2.89%) BT
4 5 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.31%) Amdocs
5 4 (2.31%) Ericsson
5 4 (2.31%) Huawei
5 4 (2.31%) Nokia
5 4 (2.31%) Remedy
6 3 (1.73%) Cisco
6 3 (1.73%) Google
6 3 (1.73%) SAP
7 2 (1.16%) IBM
7 2 (1.16%) NetCracker
7 2 (1.16%) VMware
8 1 (0.58%) Citrix
8 1 (0.58%) EMC
8 1 (0.58%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.58%) Siemens
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