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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 133 123 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing PMP 17 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.54% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 1.89% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 4
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£381 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £30.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+80.32% +14.01%
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
974 898 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.12% 28.40% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 570 356
Average daily rate £400 £395 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £502 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 34 54
Average hourly rate £41.24 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.82% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £19.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
Dorset - 6 £373 -
Devon +2 5 £363 -
Bristol -2 2 £413 +10.00%
Wiltshire -5 2 £480 +54.21%
Somerset - 1 - -
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 30 (93.75%) PMI Certification
2 24 (75.00%) Project Management
3 21 (65.63%) PRINCE2
4 17 (53.13%) Finance
5 11 (34.38%) MS Project
6 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
8 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Banking
9 5 (15.63%) Local Government
10 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
10 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
11 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
11 3 (9.38%) Change Management
11 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
11 3 (9.38%) Workflow
11 3 (9.38%) MS Office
11 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
11 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 3 (9.38%) People Management
11 3 (9.38%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
11 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security
12 2 (6.25%) HTML5
12 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (6.25%) Waterfall

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Project
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (9.38%) MS Office
4 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Local Government
3 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Transition Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) Swing
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) IPTV
2 1 (3.13%) SCADA
2 1 (3.13%) Chemistry
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Project Management
2 21 (65.63%) PRINCE2
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security
6 3 (9.38%) People Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (93.75%) PMI Certification
2 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) APMP
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.25%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) CA
2 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.13%) Polycom
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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