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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
London / City of London
Rank 133 133 163
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30  
Contract jobs citing PMP 21 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 0.75% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.91% 5.10% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 19
Median daily rate £513 £540 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.09% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £338 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.50 £35.13
% change year-on-year -33.33% +75.08%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 428 490 845
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.30% 14.73% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 350 630
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 17
Median hourly rate £15.87 £20.89 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.04% -2.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.32 £17.00 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.56 £37.37 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing PMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMP in the City of London

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PMP.

1 33 (82.50%) PRINCE2
2 29 (72.50%) PMI Certification
3 19 (47.50%) Project Management
4 17 (42.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (32.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (30.00%) PMI
7 10 (25.00%) WAN
8 9 (22.50%) Cisco
8 9 (22.50%) LAN
8 9 (22.50%) Migration
9 8 (20.00%) Legal
9 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (17.50%) Banking
10 7 (17.50%) Investment Management
10 7 (17.50%) Programme Management
10 7 (17.50%) Finance
11 6 (15.00%) Law
11 6 (15.00%) Front Office
11 6 (15.00%) CRM
11 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
11 6 (15.00%) Wealth Management
11 6 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
12 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (12.50%) Degree
12 5 (12.50%) Advertising
13 4 (10.00%) Matrix Management
13 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
14 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
14 3 (7.50%) Telecoms

PMP
Top Related 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) WAN
2 9 (22.50%) LAN
3 3 (7.50%) Telepresence
4 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.50%) QlikView
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (20.00%) Legal
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 6 (15.00%) Front Office
3 6 (15.00%) Law
4 5 (12.50%) Advertising
5 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Project Manager
2 7 (17.50%) Programme Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) CRM Manager
6 2 (5.00%) CRM Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) WAN Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Banking Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Digital Programme Manager
7 1 (2.50%) HR Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Salesforce Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) SDLC Manager
7 1 (2.50%) SDLC Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) GWT
2 1 (2.50%) HTML5
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
2 1 (2.50%) jQuery
2 1 (2.50%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.50%) XSL
2 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) PMI
2 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) PRINCE2
2 19 (47.50%) Project Management
3 17 (42.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (22.50%) Migration
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.50%) Investment Management
6 7 (17.50%) Programme Management
7 6 (15.00%) CRM
7 6 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (15.00%) Wealth Management
8 4 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (7.50%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.50%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (7.50%) Presales
9 3 (7.50%) Project Governance
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) SDLC
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) C++
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) PMI Certification
2 13 (32.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) APMP
4 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) PgMP
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) MiFID
1 3 (7.50%) PMO
2 2 (5.00%) CRD IV
2 2 (5.00%) EMIR
2 2 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) Basel II
3 1 (2.50%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.50%) P3O
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Cisco
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) iManage
4 1 (2.50%) Redback
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
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