The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 March 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 / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 276 259
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17  
Contract jobs citing PMP 139 158 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.70% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.12% 4.06% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 120 120
Median daily rate £519 £540 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +27.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £373 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £671 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.50 £35.13
% change year-on-year -33.33% +75.08%  

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3372 3888 3607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.11% 17.23% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2293 2752 2365
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 53 87
Median hourly rate £38.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.00% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in London

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in London

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMP in London

PMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
City of London +7 21 £513 -5.96% 13
Docklands, London -2 2 £588 -
Hayes - 1 £550 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
West End of London - 1 £513 - 2
PMP
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 London region with a requirement for PMP.

1 209 (72.57%) PRINCE2
2 208 (72.22%) Project Management
3 196 (68.06%) PMI Certification
4 105 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (34.03%) Finance
6 67 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 60 (20.83%) PMI
7 60 (20.83%) Degree
8 53 (18.40%) MS Excel
8 53 (18.40%) Banking
9 51 (17.71%) MS Project
10 49 (17.01%) Programme Management
11 45 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 44 (15.28%) MS Visio
13 42 (14.58%) Waterfall
14 40 (13.89%) Scrum
15 33 (11.46%) SDLC
16 32 (11.11%) Risk Management
16 32 (11.11%) Microsoft
16 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (10.42%) PMO
18 28 (9.72%) ITIL
19 27 (9.38%) SharePoint
20 26 (9.03%) Security Cleared
21 25 (8.68%) Migration
21 25 (8.68%) CRM
22 24 (8.33%) Investment Management
22 24 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
23 23 (7.99%) Data Centre
23 23 (7.99%) SC Cleared

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 27 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.08%) Confluence
3 5 (1.74%) Apache
3 5 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.74%) CMS
3 5 (1.74%) JBoss
4 3 (1.04%) IIS
4 3 (1.04%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.04%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.69%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.35%) Documentum
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 53 (18.40%) MS Excel
2 51 (17.71%) MS Project
3 44 (15.28%) MS Visio
4 21 (7.29%) MS Office
4 21 (7.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.08%) Primavera
3 5 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.39%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.35%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.35%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.35%) HFM
6 1 (0.35%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.35%) Lawson
6 1 (0.35%) RMDS
6 1 (0.35%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.35%) Sprinklr
6 1 (0.35%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.13%) Office 365
2 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.74%) Force.com
4 4 (1.39%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (1.39%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.39%) SaaS
5 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.69%) GitHub
5 2 (0.69%) IaaS
5 2 (0.69%) Veeva
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.21%) WAN
2 14 (4.86%) LAN
3 7 (2.43%) Firewall
4 5 (1.74%) HTTP
5 3 (1.04%) Internet
5 3 (1.04%) Network Security
5 3 (1.04%) Telepresence
6 2 (0.69%) GGSN
6 2 (0.69%) Intranet
6 2 (0.69%) SGSN
7 1 (0.35%) 3G
7 1 (0.35%) 4G
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.35%) DMZ
7 1 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.35%) LDAP
7 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.13%) Data Mining
1 9 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.78%) Big Data
3 7 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.08%) Text Mining
5 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.04%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.04%) QlikView
7 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.69%) MS Access
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.35%) HBase
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.43%) JIRA
2 5 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 98 (34.03%) Finance
2 53 (18.40%) Banking
3 23 (7.99%) Front Office
4 20 (6.94%) Investment Banking
5 18 (6.25%) Retail
6 17 (5.90%) Legal
7 12 (4.17%) Marketing
7 12 (4.17%) Telecoms
8 11 (3.82%) Law
9 10 (3.47%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (2.43%) Advertising
11 4 (1.39%) Back Office
11 4 (1.39%) Billing
12 3 (1.04%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.69%) French Language
13 2 (0.69%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.35%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.35%) Games
14 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 149 (51.74%) Project Manager
2 27 (9.38%) Architect
3 26 (9.03%) Infrastructure Manager
4 25 (8.68%) Programme Manager
5 24 (8.33%) Analyst
6 22 (7.64%) IT Manager
6 22 (7.64%) IT Project Manager
7 20 (6.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 18 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
9 17 (5.90%) Business Analyst
10 15 (5.21%) Senior Manager
11 10 (3.47%) Senior Project Manager
12 9 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
12 9 (3.13%) Technical Manager
13 8 (2.78%) Data Architect
14 7 (2.43%) Coordinator
14 7 (2.43%) Delivery Manager
14 7 (2.43%) Infrastructure Architect
14 7 (2.43%) Project Coordinator
14 7 (2.43%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.56%) XML
2 8 (2.78%) HTML
3 6 (2.08%) AngularJS
3 6 (2.08%) Web Services
4 5 (1.74%) .NET
4 5 (1.74%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.74%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (1.74%) Visualforce
5 3 (1.04%) CSS
5 3 (1.04%) GWT
5 3 (1.04%) HTML5
5 3 (1.04%) J2EE
5 3 (1.04%) jQuery
5 3 (1.04%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.04%) XSL
5 3 (1.04%) XSLT
6 2 (0.69%) COM
6 2 (0.69%) JSON
7 1 (0.35%) SOAP
7 1 (0.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.83%) PMI
2 32 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.99%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.43%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.74%) NHS
7 5 (1.74%) User Experience
8 3 (1.04%) Derivative
8 3 (1.04%) Equities
9 2 (0.69%) CCTV
9 2 (0.69%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (0.69%) DTCC
9 2 (0.69%) Life Science
9 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.35%) FMCG
10 1 (0.35%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.13%) Linux
1 9 (3.13%) Windows
2 7 (2.43%) Unix
3 3 (1.04%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (72.57%) PRINCE2
2 208 (72.22%) Project Management
3 105 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (17.01%) Programme Management
6 42 (14.58%) Waterfall
7 40 (13.89%) Scrum
8 33 (11.46%) SDLC
9 32 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 28 (9.72%) ITIL
11 25 (8.68%) CRM
11 25 (8.68%) Migration
12 24 (8.33%) Investment Management
12 24 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
13 23 (7.99%) Project Planning
14 22 (7.64%) TOGAF
14 22 (7.64%) Wealth Management
15 20 (6.94%) Change Management
16 19 (6.60%) Business Analysis
16 19 (6.60%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.51%) Java
2 12 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (3.47%) SQL
4 6 (2.08%) C++
5 5 (1.74%) Apex Code
5 5 (1.74%) C#
6 4 (1.39%) C
7 3 (1.04%) VB
8 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.35%) Perl
9 1 (0.35%) PHP
9 1 (0.35%) Python
9 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 196 (68.06%) PMI Certification
2 60 (20.83%) Degree
3 45 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 26 (9.03%) Security Cleared
5 23 (7.99%) SC Cleared
6 17 (5.90%) APMP
7 12 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.08%) PgMP
10 5 (1.74%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.74%) MAPM
11 4 (1.39%) CAPM
11 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.04%) CISM
12 3 (1.04%) CISSP
12 3 (1.04%) ISEB
13 2 (0.69%) CCNA
13 2 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.42%) PMO
2 16 (5.56%) QA
3 12 (4.17%) MiFID
3 12 (4.17%) P3O
4 6 (2.08%) EMIR
5 5 (1.74%) PMBOK
6 3 (1.04%) SLA
6 3 (1.04%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.69%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.35%) Basel II
8 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.35%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Docker
1 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.35%) RSA Archer
1 1 (0.35%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 32 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.90%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (5.56%) Cisco
3 16 (5.56%) Oracle
4 10 (3.47%) SAP
5 6 (2.08%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.74%) Informatica
7 4 (1.39%) Adobe
7 4 (1.39%) Google
7 4 (1.39%) Siebel
8 3 (1.04%) IBM
8 3 (1.04%) Tableau
8 3 (1.04%) VMware
9 2 (0.69%) CA
9 2 (0.69%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.69%) Juniper
9 2 (0.69%) Pega
9 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.69%) Remedy
9 2 (0.69%) Splunk
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