Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 11 November 2019 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 226 201
Rank change year-on-year +25 -25 -15
Contract jobs citing PMP 23 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.39% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.73% 2.90% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 38
City of London median daily rate £529 £525 £514
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.71% +2.19% -10.65%
10th Percentile £372 £405 £354
90th Percentile £588 £629 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £510
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 844 930 1,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.45% 13.48% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 654 716
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £305 £238 £300
90th Percentile £694 £669 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 46 31
City of London median hourly rate £22.93 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.62% - -1.58%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.50 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.25 £25.50 £28.52
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +14.97% - -1.58%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in the City of London

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in the City of London

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in the City of London

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for PMP.

1 17 (73.91%) PRINCE2
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 14 (60.87%) PMI Certification
4 11 (47.83%) Project Management
4 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Migration
6 6 (26.09%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) Project Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (21.74%) Banking
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) PMO
8 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
8 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
9 3 (13.04%) QA
9 3 (13.04%) ITIL
9 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
9 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (8.70%) JIRA
10 2 (8.70%) MS Project Server
10 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
10 2 (8.70%) Critical Path Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) B2B
10 2 (8.70%) Cisco
10 2 (8.70%) ERP
10 2 (8.70%) CMDB

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Azure
1 2 (8.70%) GCP
2 1 (4.35%) AWS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.35%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Director
4 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Project Planner
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Finance Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) PRINCE2
2 11 (47.83%) Project Management
2 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) Project Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) B2B
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.70%) Critical Path Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (8.70%) ERP
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) PMI Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.35%) APMG
4 1 (4.35%) CAPM
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PMO
2 3 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) Basel III
3 1 (4.35%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) BeyondTrust
3 1 (4.35%) Centrify
3 1 (4.35%) CyberArk
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Thycotic
3 1 (4.35%) Workday