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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 6 months to 28 May 2022 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
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 362 355 350
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5 +81
Contract jobs citing PMP 229 114 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 2.67% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 74 42
10th Percentile £400 £400 £301
25th Percentile £463 £425 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £523
Median % change year-on-year - +0.48% -0.48%
75th Percentile £625 £647 £600
90th Percentile £719 £713 £698
England median daily rate £499 £500 £463
% change year-on-year -0.30% +8.11% -5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £39.75 £31.25 -
Median hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +36.92% - -
75th Percentile £49.25 £33.75 -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £27.50 £48.23
% change year-on-year +61.82% -42.98% +61.29%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6,062 4,264 3,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.58% 17.17% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,230 2,904 2,589
10th Percentile £375 £338 £306
25th Percentile £463 £425 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -2.44%
75th Percentile £650 £613 £600
90th Percentile £740 £700 £663
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 65 53
10th Percentile £21.78 £20.26 £18.80
25th Percentile £25.68 £26.65 £22.48
Median hourly rate £44.13 £37.50 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.67% +7.14% +16.67%
75th Percentile £49.25 £50.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £63.15 £59.90 £52.85
England median hourly rate £41.43 £37.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year +11.21% +34.26% -7.36%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in London

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for PMP in London

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMP in London over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for PMP in London

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMP in London.

Hourly rate trend for PMP in London

PMP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing PMP in London over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -12 29 £550 -18.52% 5
West London -2 10 £413 -28.26% 1
South London -17 1 - -
PMP
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for PMP.

1 179 (78.17%) PRINCE2
2 168 (73.36%) Project Management
3 164 (71.62%) PMI Certification
4 126 (55.02%) Agile
5 125 (54.59%) Finance
6 86 (37.55%) Social Skills
7 83 (36.24%) Project Delivery
8 74 (32.31%) Scrum
9 70 (30.57%) Microsoft
10 69 (30.13%) Microsoft Project
11 60 (26.20%) PMO
12 55 (24.02%) JIRA
13 49 (21.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (20.52%) Kanban
15 45 (19.65%) Programme Management
16 44 (19.21%) Degree
17 43 (18.78%) Project Planning
17 43 (18.78%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 43 (18.78%) APMP
18 42 (18.34%) Security Cleared
19 39 (17.03%) SC Cleared
20 35 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
21 34 (14.85%) Information Assurance
21 34 (14.85%) Requirements Management
22 31 (13.54%) Aviation
23 30 (13.10%) Local Government
23 30 (13.10%) Kinect
24 29 (12.66%) Waterfall
25 28 (12.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
26 27 (11.79%) Azure

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 10 (4.37%) Confluence
2 7 (3.06%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.06%) CMS
3 6 (2.62%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 69 (30.13%) Microsoft Project
2 24 (10.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (9.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (2.62%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.44%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.44%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.18%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (0.87%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Shopify
4 1 (0.44%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.79%) Azure
2 11 (4.80%) Azure Functions
2 11 (4.80%) Power Platform
2 11 (4.80%) Serverless
3 10 (4.37%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (3.06%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.06%) Azure Data Factory
4 7 (3.06%) Azure Monitor
4 7 (3.06%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 6 (2.62%) SaaS
6 5 (2.18%) Smartsheet
7 4 (1.75%) AWS
7 4 (1.75%) Google Docs
7 4 (1.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 3 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.87%) GCP
9 2 (0.87%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.44%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.44%) Boomi
10 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.18%) MPLS
1 5 (2.18%) WAN
2 4 (1.75%) 4G
2 4 (1.75%) SD-WAN
3 3 (1.31%) 5G
3 3 (1.31%) BGP
3 3 (1.31%) IPsec
3 3 (1.31%) SSL
3 3 (1.31%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.87%) Wireless
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.44%) Extranet
5 1 (0.44%) Firewall
5 1 (0.44%) ICMP
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
5 1 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.44%) SMTP
5 1 (0.44%) VLAN
5 1 (0.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.80%) Power BI
2 8 (3.49%) Data Lake
3 7 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.18%) Metadata
5 4 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.75%) Big Data
5 4 (1.75%) HBase
5 4 (1.75%) MySQL
5 4 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.44%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 55 (24.02%) JIRA
2 7 (3.06%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.75%) ERwin
4 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 125 (54.59%) Finance
2 86 (37.55%) Social Skills
3 31 (13.54%) Aviation
4 30 (13.10%) Local Government
5 22 (9.61%) Banking
5 22 (9.61%) Telecoms
6 19 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (6.11%) Influencing Skills
8 11 (4.80%) Presentation Skills
8 11 (4.80%) Retail
9 8 (3.49%) Billing
9 8 (3.49%) Investment Banking
10 7 (3.06%) Public Sector
11 6 (2.62%) Back Office
11 6 (2.62%) Marketing
12 5 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (2.18%) Spanish Language
13 4 (1.75%) Legal
13 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
14 3 (1.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 110 (48.03%) Project Manager
2 34 (14.85%) Project Officer
3 20 (8.73%) IT Manager
4 19 (8.30%) IT Project Manager
5 13 (5.68%) Senior Manager
6 10 (4.37%) Programme Manager
6 10 (4.37%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (3.93%) Analyst
7 9 (3.93%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (3.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 8 (3.49%) PMO Lead
8 8 (3.49%) Security Manager
8 8 (3.49%) Security Project Manager
8 8 (3.49%) Technical Manager
8 8 (3.49%) Technical Project Manager
9 7 (3.06%) Agile Project Manager
9 7 (3.06%) Pensions Project Manager
9 7 (3.06%) Telecoms Manager
9 7 (3.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 5 (2.18%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.93%) HTML
2 7 (3.06%) Kafka
2 7 (3.06%) Spark Streaming
3 5 (2.18%) JSON
3 5 (2.18%) XML
4 4 (1.75%) HTML5
5 3 (1.31%) XSLT
6 2 (0.87%) EDI
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.44%) .NET
7 1 (0.44%) Keras
7 1 (0.44%) Pandas
7 1 (0.44%) TensorFlow
7 1 (0.44%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.10%) Kinect
2 23 (10.04%) PMI
3 21 (9.17%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.62%) FMCG
6 5 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.75%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.75%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.75%) User Experience
7 4 (1.75%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.31%) CMDB
8 3 (1.31%) NHS
9 2 (0.87%) EPoS
9 2 (0.87%) Media Streaming
9 2 (0.87%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.44%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.44%) IoT
10 1 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.68%) Windows
2 1 (0.44%) Linux
2 1 (0.44%) Unix
2 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (78.17%) PRINCE2
2 168 (73.36%) Project Management
3 126 (55.02%) Agile
4 83 (36.24%) Project Delivery
5 74 (32.31%) Scrum
6 49 (21.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (20.52%) Kanban
8 45 (19.65%) Programme Management
9 43 (18.78%) Project Planning
9 43 (18.78%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 35 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 34 (14.85%) Information Assurance
11 34 (14.85%) Requirements Management
12 29 (12.66%) Waterfall
13 24 (10.48%) Change Management
13 24 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (9.61%) ITIL
14 22 (9.61%) Migration
15 17 (7.42%) Cybersecurity
15 17 (7.42%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.24%) Python
1 12 (5.24%) SQL
2 8 (3.49%) C#
3 7 (3.06%) Bash
3 7 (3.06%) Java
3 7 (3.06%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.62%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.87%) Ada
6 2 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 164 (71.62%) PMI Certification
2 44 (19.21%) Degree
3 43 (18.78%) APMP
4 42 (18.34%) Security Cleared
5 39 (17.03%) SC Cleared
6 28 (12.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (3.06%) FFIEC
7 7 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.31%) RHCE
10 2 (0.87%) CAPM
10 2 (0.87%) CCNA
10 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.87%) MAPM
10 2 (0.87%) PgMP
11 1 (0.44%) APMG
11 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.44%) SAFe Agilist
11 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (26.20%) PMO
2 10 (4.37%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.37%) MiFID
3 7 (3.06%) GLBA
3 7 (3.06%) GMP
3 7 (3.06%) NIST
3 7 (3.06%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.75%) P3O
4 4 (1.75%) QA
5 3 (1.31%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.87%) IFRS
6 2 (0.87%) IFRS 17
6 2 (0.87%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.44%) GDPR
7 1 (0.44%) GxP
7 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.87%) SCCM
1 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 70 (30.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.86%) Oracle
3 12 (5.24%) Cisco
4 9 (3.93%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.06%) Databricks
6 6 (2.62%) SAP
6 6 (2.62%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.18%) Genesys
7 5 (2.18%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.75%) Anaplan
8 4 (1.75%) Google
9 3 (1.31%) Arista
9 3 (1.31%) Artemis
9 3 (1.31%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.87%) Cadence
10 2 (0.87%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.87%) McAfee
10 2 (0.87%) VMware
11 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.44%) TOWER Software