Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 82 83
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 0.40% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 2.38% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 15
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £313 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +0.81% -10.79%
10th Percentile £475 £302 £229
90th Percentile £525 £341 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £413 £388
% change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45% +10.71%
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 315 210 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.24% 16.79% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 144 218
Birmingham median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £240 £225
90th Percentile £550 £498 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £38.00 £15.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.33% -31.03% -13.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.38 £11.06
90th Percentile £57.73 £35.00 £39.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.49% -34.55%

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 21 June 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Project Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS