The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 30 June 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 130 128 132
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing PMP 9 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.60% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 2.16% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 12
Median daily rate £463 £363 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% -5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £335 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £522 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +85.18%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
996 880 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.05% 27.97% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 523 623
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 50 55
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.95 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the South West region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the South West region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PMP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +8 4 £460 -4.16%
Gloucestershire -1 3 £500 -16.66%
Wiltshire -11 2 £439 +28.10%
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for PMP.

1 15 (78.95%) PRINCE2
1 15 (78.95%) PMI Certification
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) MS Project
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) APMP
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
7 1 (5.26%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
7 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
1 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
2 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Integration Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) PRINCE2
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Dependency Management
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) PMI Certification
2 4 (21.05%) APMP
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cadence
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP