The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 117 124
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7  
Contract jobs citing PMP 6 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.47% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.36% 2.76% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 12
Median daily rate £425 £428 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £358 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% -10.00%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 440 435 538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.13% 17.17% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 237 288
Median daily rate £380 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 71
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.56 £20.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.92% +36.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in the East of England

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in the East of England

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMP in the East of England

PMP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £650 +36.84%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £269 -33.22% 1
Essex -17 1 £425 +11.11%
PMP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for PMP.

1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) Project Management
3 9 (64.29%) PMI Certification
3 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (35.71%) CRM
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (21.43%) Automotive
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (21.43%) PMI
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
8 2 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) B2C
8 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Veeva
2 1 (7.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Automotive
4 2 (14.29%) Japanese Language
4 2 (14.29%) Legal
4 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) B2C
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) ERP
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) PMI Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Infor
3 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.14%) Workday