Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 82 91
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9 -14
Contract jobs citing PMP 1 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.069% 0.78% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 4.98% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 13
Birmingham median daily rate - £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.08% -18.75%
West Midlands median daily rate £366 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +6.16% -13.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

PMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 291 221 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.00% 15.59% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 158 236
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96% +10.62%
10th Percentile £180 £237 £234
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £410 £375
% change year-on-year - +9.33% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 9
Birmingham median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -30.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.85 £13.30
90th Percentile £35.25 £37.25 £37.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -36.00% +12.36% -25.39%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Birmingham

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMP in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PMP.

1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management