Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 139 144
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5 -24
Contract jobs citing PMP 17 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.58% 0.65% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.03% 4.20% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 9
Manchester median daily rate £340 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.56% +1.88% -17.10%
10th Percentile £335 £320 £350
90th Percentile £719 £618 £464
North West median daily rate £340 £399 £400
% change year-on-year -14.73% -0.31% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 422 547 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.47% 15.49% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 320 281
Manchester median daily rate £400 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +12.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £161 £205 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 11
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% - -3.33%
10th Percentile £13.52 £12.16 £9.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £33.85 £40.00
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Manchester

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Manchester

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for PMP.

1 17 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 12 (70.59%) Kanban
3 12 (70.59%) Test Automation
3 12 (70.59%) BDD
3 12 (70.59%) DevOps
4 10 (58.82%) User Stories
4 10 (58.82%) Games
4 10 (58.82%) Velocity
5 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
6 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 2 (11.76%) Online Betting
9 2 (11.76%) Banking
9 2 (11.76%) PMI
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 2 (11.76%) iPad
9 2 (11.76%) PgMP
10 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
10 1 (5.88%) Analytics
10 1 (5.88%) Multichannel Marketing
10 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (5.88%) User Experience
10 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
General
1 10 (58.82%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Online Betting
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Scrum Master
1 12 (70.59%) Scrum Master
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Online Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications Manager
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Web Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
2 2 (11.76%) iPad
2 2 (11.76%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) BDD
2 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (70.59%) DevOps
2 12 (70.59%) Kanban
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) Test Automation
3 10 (58.82%) User Stories
4 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (5.88%) Multichannel Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) PgMP
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft