Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 196 194
Rank change year-on-year -37 -2 +27
Contract jobs citing PMP 27 59 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.83% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 5.69% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 34
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +8.91%
10th Percentile £333 £363 £383
90th Percentile £599 £675 £676
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +1.45%
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 980 1,036 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.82% 14.50% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 745 704
City of London median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +0.56%
10th Percentile £238 £298 £275
90th Percentile £675 £688 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £483 £450
% change year-on-year -1.55% +7.22% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 24 13
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -2.56%
10th Percentile £13.30 £13.31 £16.16
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.08 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +7.89% +0.80%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for PMP.

1 24 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 20 (74.07%) PMI Certification
3 18 (66.67%) Project Management
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) Migration
7 6 (22.22%) Project Governance
8 4 (14.81%) Matrix Management
8 4 (14.81%) Banking
8 4 (14.81%) LAN
8 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
8 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
9 3 (11.11%) APMG
9 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (11.11%) WAN
9 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) Legal
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 3 (11.11%) PMI
9 3 (11.11%) Change Management
9 3 (11.11%) Front Office
9 3 (11.11%) Change Control
9 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (11.11%) Waterfall

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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) DMZ
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) Telepresence
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Front Office
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
4 2 (7.41%) Publishing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) International Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Banking Project Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Business Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Coordinator
3 2 (7.41%) CRM Manager
3 2 (7.41%) CRM Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Project Change Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (3.70%) Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (3.70%) OAuth
1 1 (3.70%) SAML
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.70%) Tandem
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 18 (66.67%) Project Management
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 6 (22.22%) Project Governance
6 4 (14.81%) Matrix Management
6 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) PMI Certification
2 3 (11.11%) APMG
2 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCSD
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) CA
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Intapp
3 1 (3.70%) SAP