The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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)
England / North East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 101 64
Rank change year-on-year +52 -37  
Contract jobs citing PMP 10 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.79% 1.68% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.95% 3.01% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 5
Median daily rate £350 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -24.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £441
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 the North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 202 898 230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 36.14% 55.78% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 600 120
Median daily rate £350 £308 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.82% -9.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 65 22
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +55.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £19.70 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.42 £36.00 £30.50
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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in the North East

PMP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Tyne and Wear +60 8 £355 +10.93%
PMP
England

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 North East region with a requirement for PMP.

1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (40.00%) IVR
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) People Management
6 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (20.00%) Cadence
6 2 (20.00%) Process Management
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (20.00%) PMI
7 1 (10.00%) Middleware
7 1 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
7 1 (10.00%) SOA
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Java

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Middleware Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (40.00%) IVR
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) PMI
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cadence
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft