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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 151 195 128
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -67
Contract jobs citing PMP 92 53 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 0.61% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 2.63% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 36 55
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £538 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+34.57% -27.69%
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
2372 2013 2314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.56% 23.05% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1049 1062
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 106 149
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.36 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -41.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.11 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PMP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 September 2014. 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +28 39 £390 +4.00% 2
Surrey +5 13 £442 -19.63% 9
Buckinghamshire -2 10 £378 +51.00% 2
West Sussex +6 9 £290 -17.14%
Hampshire -8 8 £425 -10.52% 4
East Sussex -8 5 £220 -31.25%
Oxfordshire - 4 £394 - 2
Kent - 1 £513 -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 168 (97.67%) PMI Certification
2 137 (79.65%) PRINCE2
3 113 (65.70%) Project Management
4 49 (28.49%) Finance
5 46 (26.74%) Telecoms
6 43 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (17.44%) MS Project
7 30 (17.44%) MS Excel
8 24 (13.95%) ITIL
9 22 (12.79%) Risk Management
9 22 (12.79%) Degree
10 19 (11.05%) Project Planning
11 18 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (10.47%) MS Office
12 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
13 16 (9.30%) Programme Management
14 15 (8.72%) PMI
14 15 (8.72%) Service Management
14 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (8.14%) Change Control
15 14 (8.14%) Change Management
15 14 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (7.56%) Migration
16 13 (7.56%) PRINCE
17 12 (6.98%) SharePoint
17 12 (6.98%) MS Visio
18 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 11 (6.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 11 (6.40%) WAN
19 10 (5.81%) Service Delivery

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.74%) Drupal
2 3 (1.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.58%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.58%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (17.44%) MS Project
1 30 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.47%) MS Office
3 12 (6.98%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.74%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) Office 365
2 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.16%) IaaS
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.40%) WAN
2 9 (5.23%) LAN
3 7 (4.07%) UMTS
4 6 (3.49%) GPRS
4 6 (3.49%) Internet
5 5 (2.91%) GSM
5 5 (2.91%) CDMA
6 4 (2.33%) 3G
6 4 (2.33%) Firewall
6 4 (2.33%) LTE
7 3 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.74%) 4G
8 2 (1.16%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (1.16%) ATM
8 2 (1.16%) MPLS
8 2 (1.16%) 2G
8 2 (1.16%) Wireless
9 1 (0.58%) HSPA
9 1 (0.58%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) LabVIEW
General
1 49 (28.49%) Finance
2 46 (26.74%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.81%) Marketing
3 10 (5.81%) Banking
4 8 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.49%) Electronics
6 5 (2.91%) Retail
6 5 (2.91%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.74%) Legal
9 1 (0.58%) Billing
9 1 (0.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 124 (72.09%) Project Manager
2 14 (8.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 14 (8.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 13 (7.56%) Analyst
4 12 (6.98%) Technical Manager
4 12 (6.98%) OSS Project Manager
5 11 (6.40%) IT Project Manager
5 11 (6.40%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (4.07%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 7 (4.07%) Senior Manager
6 7 (4.07%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.49%) Test Manager
7 6 (3.49%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (3.49%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (2.91%) OSS Architect
8 5 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (2.91%) Architect
8 5 (2.91%) OSS Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.33%) Programme Manager
9 4 (2.33%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.33%) HTML
2 3 (1.74%) Web Services
2 3 (1.74%) XML
2 3 (1.74%) Flash
3 2 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.72%) PMI
1 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.33%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.74%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.74%) Social Media
4 3 (1.74%) DTV
5 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.16%) APACS
5 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.58%) EPoS
6 1 (0.58%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.07%) Windows
2 4 (2.33%) UNIX
3 2 (1.16%) Linux
3 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (79.65%) PRINCE2
2 113 (65.70%) Project Management
3 43 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (13.95%) ITIL
5 22 (12.79%) Risk Management
6 19 (11.05%) Project Planning
7 18 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (9.30%) Programme Management
9 15 (8.72%) Service Management
10 14 (8.14%) Change Control
10 14 (8.14%) Change Management
11 13 (7.56%) Migration
11 13 (7.56%) PRINCE
12 10 (5.81%) Service Delivery
13 9 (5.23%) Supplier Management
14 8 (4.65%) Logistics
15 7 (4.07%) Resource Management
15 7 (4.07%) CRM
15 7 (4.07%) Mentoring
16 6 (3.49%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.33%) SQL
2 3 (1.74%) C
2 3 (1.74%) Java
2 3 (1.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 168 (97.67%) PMI Certification
2 22 (12.79%) Degree
3 14 (8.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.91%) MAPM
7 4 (2.33%) ISEB
7 4 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.74%) CAPM
8 3 (1.74%) CISM
8 3 (1.74%) CISSP
8 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.74%) CCNA
8 3 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.16%) CCNP
10 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.58%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (3.49%) QA
3 5 (2.91%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.16%) SLA
6 1 (0.58%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.16%) vSphere
2 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.74%) OPNET
2 3 (1.74%) Netcool
3 2 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.81%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) SAP
4 7 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.49%) Cisco
6 4 (2.33%) Citrix
7 3 (1.74%) NetCracker
7 3 (1.74%) Greenplum
7 3 (1.74%) Cramer
7 3 (1.74%) Remedy
7 3 (1.74%) BMC
8 2 (1.16%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (1.16%) HP
8 2 (1.16%) EMC
8 2 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.16%) VMware
8 2 (1.16%) Google
9 1 (0.58%) Mitel
9 1 (0.58%) Agilent
9 1 (0.58%) Infor
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 22 days ago