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 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Program Management Professional (PgMP)
Rank 639 660 633
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -27
Contract jobs citing PgMP 8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.073% 0.053% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £700 £403 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -11.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £401 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £405 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £400 £456
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -12.32%
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
10897 11327 11404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.60% 19.51% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6737 6845 6296
Median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £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 380 535 486
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 £12.98 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £47.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 7 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 24 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 +13 8 £700 +72.83%
London +2 4 £713 +75.92%
Solihull - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
East of England +13 1 £675 -
Luton - 1 £675 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £675 -

PgMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 12 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 11 (91.67%) PMI Certification
3 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) PMP
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) PMI
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Release Management
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Case Management
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
6 2 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (8.33%) Presales
7 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Office 365
7 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint

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
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Bid Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Project 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%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT 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
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Case Management
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Presales
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) PMI Certification
2 5 (41.67%) PMP
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle