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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 19 May 2022 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
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 159 135 149
Rank change year-on-year -24 +14 +56
Contract jobs citing PMP 27 10 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.64% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% 2.20% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 8
10th Percentile £406 £568 £248
25th Percentile £456 £625 £366
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £568 £675 £450
Median % change year-on-year -15.93% +50.00% -12.20%
75th Percentile £625 £713 £557
90th Percentile £765 - £583
Central London median daily rate £550 £675 £450
% change year-on-year -18.52% +50.00% -18.18%

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 720 454 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.15% 16.23% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 307 356
10th Percentile £363 £304 £294
25th Percentile £483 £414 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £643 £638 £588
90th Percentile £725 £715 £650
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £487
% change year-on-year +4.76% +7.91% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 8
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.83 £12.23
25th Percentile £37.75 £17.19 £20.05
Median hourly rate £45.50 £26.00 £35.75
Median % change year-on-year +75.00% -27.27% +73.17%
75th Percentile £57.00 £28.19 £52.25
90th Percentile £66.95 £33.03 £52.48
Central London median hourly rate £45.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +116.67% -16.00% +21.09%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PMP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMP in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for PMP in the City of London

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMP in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for PMP in the City of London

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMP in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for PMP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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 25 (92.59%) Project Management
2 22 (81.48%) PRINCE2
3 19 (70.37%) PMI Certification
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) Agile
5 8 (29.63%) PMI
5 8 (29.63%) ITIL
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (22.22%) Information Security
7 6 (22.22%) Social Skills
8 5 (18.52%) Decision-Making
8 5 (18.52%) Migration
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (18.52%) JIRA
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
9 4 (14.81%) Private Cloud
9 4 (14.81%) Analytics
9 4 (14.81%) Confluence
9 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (14.81%) Change Management

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 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (11.11%) Azure
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Google Docs
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SD-WAN
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (3.70%) ICMP
3 1 (3.70%) SMTP
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) VoIP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.41%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (3.70%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Planning Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Resourcing Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Transformation Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Programme Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) PMI
2 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Private Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
4 2 (7.41%) Reinsurance
5 1 (3.70%) Derivative
5 1 (3.70%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (3.70%) Media Streaming
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Project Management
2 22 (81.48%) PRINCE2
3 11 (40.74%) Agile
4 8 (29.63%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) Information Security
6 5 (18.52%) Decision-Making
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Analytics
7 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) ITSM
7 4 (14.81%) Project Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) Change Control
8 3 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) PMI Certification
2 7 (25.93%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) APMP
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) P3O
2 2 (7.41%) PMBOK
3 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Artemis
3 2 (7.41%) Genesys
3 2 (7.41%) McAfee
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) VMware