The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CAPM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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 Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 608 617
Rank change year-on-year +33 +9  
Contract jobs citing CAPM 8 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.024% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.096% 0.11% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Median daily rate £600 £280 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +114.28% +24.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £178 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £628 £278
UK excluding London median daily rate - £163 £238
% change year-on-year - -31.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £48.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £46.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £52.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

CAPM 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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8346 10685 9435
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.31% 21.61% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10729 14696 11437
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 833 962
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.75 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

CAPM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CAPM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CAPM in England

CAPM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAPM in England

CAPM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAPM within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +12 8 £600 +100.00%
CAPM
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CAPM 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 England region with a requirement for CAPM.

1 14 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) Back Office
4 6 (42.86%) PMP
4 6 (42.86%) SLA
4 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) Xerox
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) Workflow
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
6 4 (28.57%) Document Management
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (21.43%) People Management
7 3 (21.43%) PMI
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Military
7 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management

CAPM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Confluence
1 2 (14.29%) Documentum
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Actimize
2 1 (7.14%) CA PPM
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 6 (42.86%) Back Office
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Military
4 1 (7.14%) Billing
4 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (28.57%) Document Management
4 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) PMP
4 2 (14.29%) ISEB
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.14%) APMP
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (14.29%) PMO
3 1 (7.14%) EMIR
3 1 (7.14%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Xerox
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.14%) CA