Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 July 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)
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 57 73
Rank change year-on-year -41 +16 +12
Contract jobs citing PMP 1 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.11% 2.02% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 12.00% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 10
Essex median daily rate £425 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -19.05% +27.27%
10th Percentile £413 £340 £310
90th Percentile £438 £465 £651
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Essex median hourly rate - £45.00 £50.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.89% +24.69%
East of England median hourly rate - £45.00 £50.50
% change year-on-year - -10.89% +33.77%

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 Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 162 150 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 18.54% 16.84% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 84 103
Essex median daily rate £400 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% -
10th Percentile £265 £202 £215
90th Percentile £549 £496 £563
East of England median daily rate £399 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.33% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 11
Essex median hourly rate £33.00 £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -15.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £16.81 £12.20 £19.75
90th Percentile £45.90 £48.98 £50.75
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 £27.62 £21.22
% change year-on-year -16.73% +30.18% -24.64%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing PMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Essex

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Essex

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMP in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for PMP.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) SAP