The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 44 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.53% 0.24% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 0.98% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £355 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.75 £47.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +12.57%
PMP
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
127 102 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 33.60% 24.23% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 69 53
Average daily rate £363 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £204 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.64 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.48% -53.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.73 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £11.55 £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

PMP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) MS Project
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) PMI
4 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (33.33%) PDM
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
6 1 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (16.67%) CAPM
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Deployment Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Deployment Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (33.33%) PDM
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) CAPM
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco