Period
to 31 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 31 March 2020 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 83 96
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 -12
Contract jobs citing PMP 18 11 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.60% 0.80% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.38% 4.30% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £424 £361 £261
90th Percentile £619 £550 £525
East of England median daily rate £515 £455 £458
% change year-on-year +13.19% -0.55% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 282 256 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.07% 18.58% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 111 158
Median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01% -8.75%
10th Percentile £185 £185 £200
90th Percentile £669 £550 £540
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 42
Median hourly rate £23.66 £42.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.67% +140.00% -0.77%
10th Percentile £12.30 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £71.98 £66.81 £47.25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% +14.29% -50.00%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing PMP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Hertfordshire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMP in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for PMP in Hertfordshire

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMP in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PMP in Hertfordshire

PMP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing PMP in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for PMP in Hertfordshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -1 12 £550 +51.72%
Watford +3 3 £465 +24.00%
Royston - 1 £450 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
PMP
East of England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 17 (94.44%) Project Management
2 14 (77.78%) PMI Certification
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
4 12 (66.67%) DV Cleared
5 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Business Development
7 7 (38.89%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (38.89%) ArchiMate
7 7 (38.89%) People Management
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (16.67%) Change Management
9 3 (16.67%) PMI
9 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
9 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 2 (11.11%) Presales
10 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 1 (5.56%) ITSM
11 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
11 1 (5.56%) Law
11 1 (5.56%) Advertising
11 1 (5.56%) Migration
11 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
11 1 (5.56%) Information Management

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Azure
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 9 (50.00%) Transition Manager
2 4 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 4 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Project Planner
3 3 (16.67%) Transition Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Transition Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Presales Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Project Management
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) ArchiMate
5 7 (38.89%) Business Development
5 7 (38.89%) People Management
5 7 (38.89%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Presales
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL 4
8 1 (5.56%) ITSM
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Story Points
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) PMI Certification
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 12 (66.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) SAP