Period
to 28 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for PMBOK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMBOK over the 6 months to 28 March 2020 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 Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide and Standards)
London > Central London
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 202 284 -
Rank change year-on-year +82 - +260
Contract jobs citing PMBOK 1 2 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.019% 0.022% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £315 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.80% - -
London median daily rate £315 £425 £550
% change year-on-year -25.88% -22.73% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £53.00 -

PMBOK is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 552 799 1,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.22% 8.94% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 569 786
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £295 £300 £313
90th Percentile £638 £650 £650
London median daily rate £486 £500 £490
% change year-on-year -2.75% +2.04% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 13
Median hourly rate £38.48 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.89% +46.67% +2.21%
Median hourly rate £32.45 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +47.50% +3.53% -15.00%

PMBOK
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing PMBOK as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for PMBOK in Central London

PMBOK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMBOK in Central London.

Daily rate trend for PMBOK in Central London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PMBOK 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 Central London region with a requirement for PMBOK.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

PMBOK
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared