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 28 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 / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 61
Contract jobs citing PMP 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.69% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.25% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £373 -
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 the North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 177 267 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 24.45% 30.58% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 179 86
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 11
Median hourly rate £24.50 £16.99 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.20% +5.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £18.20 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

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
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for PMP.

1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

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 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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