Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 64 74
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10 -5
Contract jobs citing PMP 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.22% 0.15% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.50% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Lancashire median daily rate - £175 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -62.16% -15.91%
North West median daily rate £340 £399 £400
% change year-on-year -14.73% -0.31% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Lancashire median hourly rate £23.00 - £26.83
North West median hourly rate £23.00 - £26.83

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 Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 164 200 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 36.61% 30.35% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 125 198
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £425 £437
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.80% +9.31%
10th Percentile £330 £275 £268
90th Percentile £601 £583 £616
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 34
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.39% +40.00%
10th Percentile £15.82 £10.38 £25.63
90th Percentile £45.13 £53.00 £48.75
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £26.25 £30.52
% change year-on-year +47.62% -13.99% +45.33%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Lancashire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Lancashire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Preston - 1 - -
PMP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Management

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning