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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Program Management Professional (PgMP)
Rank 642 656 637
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing PgMP 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.045% 0.027% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £700 £385 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.05% -14.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £475
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
11050 11072 10669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.44% 19.25% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6887 6638 6075
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 529 450
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

PgMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PgMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PgMP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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 +7 5 £700 +82.05%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Solihull - 3 - -
London -14 2 £700 +82.05%

PgMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PgMP 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 PgMP.

1 11 (91.67%) PMI Certification
1 11 (91.67%) Programme Management
2 8 (66.67%) PMP
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Release Management
6 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
6 3 (25.00%) Case Management
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (8.33%) Workflow
8 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
8 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (8.33%) MS Project
8 1 (8.33%) MS Office
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint

PgMP
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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Bid Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Biotechnology
3 1 (8.33%) IPTV
3 1 (8.33%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Programme Management
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Case Management
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Coaching
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Presales
7 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) PMI Certification
2 8 (66.67%) PMP
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Avaya
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle