The table below looks at the statistics for CAPM in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAPM over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
Rank 646 653 633
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing CAPM 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.014% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.100% 0.072% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Median daily rate £215 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.68% -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £143 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £211 £143 £375
% change year-on-year
+48.07% -62.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11004 11168 11309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.56% 19.52% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6795 6733 6258
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £254 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 526 481
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.40 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

CAPM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CAPM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CAPM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAPM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CAPM within the UK.

CAPM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CAPM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CAPM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

CAPM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CAPM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CAPM within the UK.

CAPM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CAPM
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAPM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
England +31 11 £215 -40.68% 3
South East +21 6 £206 +8.15%
Bracknell - 4 £208 -
Berkshire - 4 £208 -
Hampshire +15 2 £193 +1.57%
London -9 2 £385 -3.75% 1
North East -22 2 £325 +242.10%
Tyne and Wear -25 2 £325 +242.10%
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 2 £325 +242.10%
Hook - 2 £193 -
Blackpool - 1 £175 -
Lancashire - 1 £175 -
North West - 1 £175 -

CAPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CAPM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CAPM.

1 22 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 20 (90.91%) Project Management
3 17 (77.27%) PMP
4 15 (68.18%) ITIL
4 15 (68.18%) Finance
5 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (40.91%) Service Management
7 8 (36.36%) Change Management
7 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
7 8 (36.36%) MS Office
7 8 (36.36%) PMI
7 8 (36.36%) ITIL V2
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) ITSM
9 5 (22.73%) Quality Management
9 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Presales
10 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
10 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
10 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
10 4 (18.18%) HP
10 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
11 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
11 3 (13.64%) Banking

CAPM
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Project Manager
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Implementation Project Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Project Implementation Manager
6 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
6 3 (13.64%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
7 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) PMO Coordinator
8 1 (4.55%) Financial Services Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (4.55%) PMO Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Service Management Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Service Management Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Service Transformation Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Service Transformation Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (36.36%) PMI
3 3 (13.64%) CMDB
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
5 1 (4.55%) Economics
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Project Management
2 15 (68.18%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Service Management
4 8 (36.36%) Change Management
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL V2
4 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL V3
5 6 (27.27%) ITSM
6 5 (22.73%) Presales
6 5 (22.73%) Quality Management
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
7 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
7 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
8 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 17 (77.27%) PMP
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) EXIN
5 1 (4.55%) ISEB
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) COBIT
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow