Period
to 15 February 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 15 February 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 217 190 198
Rank change year-on-year -27 +8 +6
Contract jobs citing PMP 35 69 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.97% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 6.88% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 25
City of London median daily rate £488 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £310 £358 £355
90th Percentile £588 £653 £683
Central London median daily rate £450 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -14.29% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 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 946 1,003 896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.87% 14.04% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 727 622
City of London median daily rate £480 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £238 £300 £268
90th Percentile £675 £678 £663
Central London median daily rate £495 £498 £450
% change year-on-year -0.50% +10.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 15
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.78% +13.89% -14.29%
10th Percentile £12.48 £15.00 £13.05
90th Percentile £33.68 £35.40 £21.15
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £17.89
% change year-on-year -10.95% +17.42% -12.76%

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 15 February 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 15 February 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 32 (91.43%) PRINCE2
2 27 (77.14%) PMI Certification
3 23 (65.71%) Project Management
4 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (48.57%) Finance
6 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (25.71%) Banking
8 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (17.14%) Change Management
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
9 6 (17.14%) Matrix Management
9 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
9 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (14.29%) Project Governance
10 5 (14.29%) Office 365
10 5 (14.29%) LAN
10 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (14.29%) Migration
10 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 4 (11.43%) WAN
11 4 (11.43%) Cisco
11 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (11.43%) Windows
11 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
12 3 (8.57%) APMG
12 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
12 3 (8.57%) Change Control

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 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) DMZ
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) Telepresence
3 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Advertising
5 1 (2.86%) International Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Local Government
5 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Banking Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
5 4 (11.43%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Programme Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) CRM Manager
7 2 (5.71%) CRM Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications Manager
7 2 (5.71%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (2.86%) OAuth
1 1 (2.86%) SAML
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) PMI
4 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Tandem
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) PRINCE2
2 23 (65.71%) Project Management
3 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.14%) Change Management
5 6 (17.14%) ITIL
5 6 (17.14%) Matrix Management
5 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (14.29%) Project Governance
6 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Change Control
8 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (77.14%) PMI Certification
2 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (8.57%) APMG
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) APMP
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CITP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSD
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) MCTS
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) CA
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Polycom
3 1 (2.86%) SAP