The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 118 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing PMP 7 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.42% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 2.32% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate £550 £400 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -22.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.75 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +17.50%
PMP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
494 388 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.51% 18.00% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 205 152
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 57 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.90 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £32.20 £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the West Midlands region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the West Midlands region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PMP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Birmingham -7 3 £357 -10.75% 1
PMP
England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
1 13 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Business Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) PMBOK
5 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) SaaS
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) CMS
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB
6 2 (15.38%) PMI
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Legal
6 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) CRM Manager
2 3 (23.08%) CRM Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Implementation Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Project Implementation Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Web Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Web Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Business Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) B2C
7 1 (7.69%) E-Discovery
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PMBOK
2 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
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