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 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
Rank 569 554 529
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -25
Contract jobs citing CAPM 7 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.024% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.12% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
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£378 £448 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.64% -2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £427 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £648 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
11306 9847 8223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.55% 19.59% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6538 5305 4364
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 512 465 493
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.66 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.93% -32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

CAPM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CAPM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 2015.

CAPM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CAPM
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAPM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England -24 6 £325 -27.37% 5
London -17 3 £525 +17.31% 4

CAPM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CAPM 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 CAPM.

1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 13 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Project Management
3 9 (69.23%) PMP
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) MS Project
7 4 (30.77%) MS Office
7 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
8 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
8 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
8 3 (23.08%) PMI
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL
9 2 (15.38%) DMZ
9 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
10 1 (7.69%) Analytics
10 1 (7.69%) P3O
10 1 (7.69%) Line Management
10 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (7.69%) MS Project Server
10 1 (7.69%) QA
10 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

CAPM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CAPM 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 CAPM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (30.77%) MS Project
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DMZ
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Law
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Support Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (92.31%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
5 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.69%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL V2
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (69.23%) PMP
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) MBA
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Mantas
1 1 (7.69%) Actimize
1 1 (7.69%) Norkom
London
Annapurna
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
QA Limited
Rate: £221.25 per week
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £221.25 per week
Posted: 18 days ago