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 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 167 161 198
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +37
Contract jobs citing PMP 99 93 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.03% 1.00% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.98% 3.87% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 48 28
Average daily rate
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£380 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £508 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £26.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+103.70% -16.60%
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
2486 2401 2121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.80% 25.77% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1183 1085
Average daily rate £375 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £495 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 83 116
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -14.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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 August 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 5 August 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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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
Hampshire +20 30 £325 -30.48% 4
Berkshire -18 26 £394 +1.61% 5
Surrey +3 14 £438 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 13 £450 +19.20% 2
Oxfordshire -15 8 £300 -25.00%
West Sussex -16 4 £475 +63.79% 1
Middlesex +2 3 £430 -11.15%
Kent - 2 £500 -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 181 (98.91%) PMI Certification
2 142 (77.60%) Project Management
3 125 (68.31%) PRINCE2
4 63 (34.43%) Finance
5 54 (29.51%) PMI
6 51 (27.87%) MS Project
7 50 (27.32%) ITIL
8 46 (25.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (22.95%) MS Office
10 36 (19.67%) Change Management
11 32 (17.49%) Telecoms
12 31 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (16.94%) Security Cleared
13 27 (14.75%) Degree
13 27 (14.75%) Microsoft
14 26 (14.21%) MS Excel
14 26 (14.21%) Data Centre
15 25 (13.66%) Risk Management
16 22 (12.02%) PRINCE
17 21 (11.48%) Project Planning
18 20 (10.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 19 (10.38%) Oracle
19 19 (10.38%) SC Cleared
19 19 (10.38%) Change Control
20 18 (9.84%) Waterfall
21 16 (8.74%) Windows
21 16 (8.74%) SharePoint
22 15 (8.20%) C
22 15 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
23 14 (7.65%) ITIL Certification

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (8.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.64%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.55%) Lync
3 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 51 (27.87%) MS Project
2 42 (22.95%) MS Office
3 26 (14.21%) MS Excel
4 14 (7.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (6.01%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.64%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.55%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (0.55%) RMDS
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.55%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.28%) Internet
2 5 (2.73%) WAN
2 5 (2.73%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (2.19%) LAN
4 3 (1.64%) Firewall
5 2 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.09%) VoIP
6 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.55%) GGSN
6 1 (0.55%) SGSN
6 1 (0.55%) Network Security
6 1 (0.55%) 4G
6 1 (0.55%) MVNO
6 1 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.55%) Multicast
6 1 (0.55%) Wireless
6 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.09%) Big Data
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Yeoman
General
1 63 (34.43%) Finance
2 32 (17.49%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.56%) Publishing
4 7 (3.83%) Spanish Language
5 6 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.73%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (2.19%) Banking
8 3 (1.64%) Retail
8 3 (1.64%) Electronics
8 3 (1.64%) Military
9 2 (1.09%) Legal
9 2 (1.09%) Billing
10 1 (0.55%) Marketing
10 1 (0.55%) French Language
10 1 (0.55%) German Language
10 1 (0.55%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 117 (63.93%) Project Manager
2 20 (10.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 20 (10.93%) Infrastructure Manager
3 14 (7.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 12 (6.56%) Senior Project Manager
4 12 (6.56%) Senior Manager
4 12 (6.56%) Agile Project Manager
5 11 (6.01%) Programme Manager
5 11 (6.01%) PMO Manager
6 10 (5.46%) Analyst
7 8 (4.37%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (3.83%) Technical Manager
8 7 (3.83%) Coordinator
8 7 (3.83%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (3.83%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.28%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.28%) Systems Manager
9 6 (3.28%) Business Manager
9 6 (3.28%) Transition Manager
10 5 (2.73%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.64%) Web Services
2 2 (1.09%) CSS
3 1 (0.55%) J2EE
3 1 (0.55%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 54 (29.51%) PMI
2 26 (14.21%) Data Centre
3 15 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.37%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.28%) Economics
5 6 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.64%) CMDB
7 2 (1.09%) IPTV
7 2 (1.09%) EMV
7 2 (1.09%) FMCG
8 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.55%) IVR
8 1 (0.55%) Statistics
8 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.09%) UNIX
3 1 (0.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (77.60%) Project Management
2 125 (68.31%) PRINCE2
3 50 (27.32%) ITIL
4 46 (25.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (19.67%) Change Management
6 31 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (13.66%) Risk Management
8 22 (12.02%) PRINCE
9 21 (11.48%) Project Planning
10 19 (10.38%) Change Control
11 18 (9.84%) Waterfall
12 14 (7.65%) Programme Management
13 13 (7.10%) Service Delivery
14 12 (6.56%) Service Management
14 12 (6.56%) Infrastructure Management
14 12 (6.56%) SDLC
15 11 (6.01%) Migration
16 9 (4.92%) ITSM
17 8 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (4.37%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.20%) C
2 12 (6.56%) SQL
3 1 (0.55%) Python
3 1 (0.55%) Ruby
3 1 (0.55%) R
3 1 (0.55%) Java
3 1 (0.55%) Perl
3 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 181 (98.91%) PMI Certification
2 31 (16.94%) Security Cleared
3 27 (14.75%) Degree
4 20 (10.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 19 (10.38%) SC Cleared
6 14 (7.65%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (3.83%) ISEB
9 6 (3.28%) APMP
10 3 (1.64%) CISSP
10 3 (1.64%) CAPM
11 2 (1.09%) NVQ Level 3
11 2 (1.09%) MCP
11 2 (1.09%) MCSE
11 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.55%) GCIA
12 1 (0.55%) CCNA
12 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.55%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.83%) QA
2 6 (3.28%) SLA
3 4 (2.19%) P3O
4 1 (0.55%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.55%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) OpenView
1 2 (1.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.38%) Oracle
3 7 (3.83%) HP
4 6 (3.28%) SAP
5 5 (2.73%) Remedy
6 4 (2.19%) Planview
7 3 (1.64%) Huawei
7 3 (1.64%) Amdocs
7 3 (1.64%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.64%) Nokia
7 3 (1.64%) Cisco
8 2 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.09%) VMware
8 2 (1.09%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.55%) LogLogic
9 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.55%) Lancope
9 1 (0.55%) TippingPoint
9 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.55%) Tufin
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
CPS Group
Rate: £500 - 550 per day + expenses
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £0.00 - £55.00 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago