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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
England / South West
Rank 123 129 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing PMP 7 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 0.81% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £325 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £333 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £354 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £61.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year
-34.14% +30.85%

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
876 989 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.90% 34.21% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 626 540
Median daily rate £410 £383 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 81 53
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £38.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £46.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +9 4 £325 -
Wiltshire -2 3 £325 -7.14%
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 11 (91.67%) Project Management
2 9 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (58.33%) PMI Certification
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (16.67%) PMI
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) CA
6 2 (16.67%) APMP
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (16.67%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Coaching
7 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Controller
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Project Management
2 9 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) APMP
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) CA