The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Program Management Professional (PgMP)
Rank 582 549 583
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +34
Contract jobs citing PgMP 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.015% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.055% 0.080% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £350 £750 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £775 -
% change year-on-year
-54.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11009 8703 10486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.54% 18.21% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6226 4603 5411
Average daily rate £375 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £532 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 545 484 578
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.01 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.68 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%

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
Top 3 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 6 £350 -53.33%
London -31 4 £375 -37.45%
City of London - 1 £401 -

PgMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) PMI
2 4 (66.67%) PMP
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Documentum
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) CAPM
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) APMP
4 2 (33.33%) P3O
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) ABAP
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Business Development
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

PgMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (33.33%) PMO Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
1 1 (16.67%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) APMP
3 2 (33.33%) CAPM
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Plumtree