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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 93 93
Rank change year-on-year +5 0  
Contract jobs citing PMP 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.22% 0.50% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 3.42% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% -10.00%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 208 263 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.22% 14.59% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 130 134
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 17
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.51% -18.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £12.58 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 7 (87.50%) PMI Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) PMI
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) LTE
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (12.50%) 4G
5 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) APMG
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) PMBOK
5 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Huawei

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 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 2G
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) 4G
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) APMG
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Ericsson
1 1 (12.50%) Huawei
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Nokia
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