The table below looks at the statistics for PgMP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PgMP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Program Management Professional (PgMP)
Rank 605 570 593
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +23
Contract jobs citing PgMP 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.067% 0.043% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -
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
10493 9241 10108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.86% 17.55% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5969 5069 5210
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 479 624
Average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

PgMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PgMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PgMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PgMP
Daily Rate Trend

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

PgMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PgMP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PgMP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

PgMP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PgMP
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PgMP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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 -14 6 £450 +50.00% 1
London - 1 £365 -
Essex - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
East of England - - - - 1

PgMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PgMP 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 PgMP.

1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) PMP
3 6 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (50.00%) PMI
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) CAPM
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) APMP
6 3 (30.00%) Documentum
6 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 3 (30.00%) Change Management
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) MS Project
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) P3O
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (20.00%) Change Control
7 2 (20.00%) Document Management
7 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Project Planning

PgMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PgMP 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 PgMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Documentum
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) CA Clarity
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Document Management
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) Change Control
7 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
7 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (10.00%) Information Security
7 1 (10.00%) Release Management
7 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (60.00%) PMP
3 3 (30.00%) CAPM
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) APMP
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) P3O
2 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Plumtree
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Primavera
3 1 (10.00%) Cadence