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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Program Management Professional (PgMP)
Rank 617 606 586
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Contract jobs citing PgMP 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.083% 0.057% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate £680 £450 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% +12.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £680 £330 -
% change year-on-year
+106.06% -
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
10906 10502 9640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.20% 20.28% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6716 6074 5197
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 489 490 442
Average hourly rate £38.25 £20.00 £18.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.25% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £46.50 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 8 £680 +51.11% 2
Manchester - 7 £680 -
North West - 7 £680 -
London +4 1 £850 +88.88% 1
Scotland - 1 £750 -

PgMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 17 (85.00%) PMP
3 15 (75.00%) Project Management
4 13 (65.00%) PMI
5 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
6 11 (55.00%) Finance
7 10 (50.00%) Degree
8 8 (40.00%) MS Project
9 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
10 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
10 6 (30.00%) Investment Management
10 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (20.00%) ITIL
11 4 (20.00%) Migration
11 4 (20.00%) Time Management
11 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
12 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
13 2 (10.00%) Change Management
13 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (10.00%) Remedy
13 2 (10.00%) BMC
13 2 (10.00%) Linux
13 2 (10.00%) MS Office
13 2 (10.00%) C

PgMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Project
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Migration Manager
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Rollout Manager
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Director
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Director
4 1 (5.00%) Services Director
4 1 (5.00%) Transformation Director
4 1 (5.00%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) PMI
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
5 6 (30.00%) Investment Management
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Time Management
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (10.00%) Information Security
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 17 (85.00%) PMP
3 10 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.00%) CAPM
6 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) BMC
1 2 (10.00%) HP
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy
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