The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CAPM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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 Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 268 259
Contract jobs citing CAPM 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.040% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £211 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £163 £238
% change year-on-year - -31.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

CAPM 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 South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1859 2517 2321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 24.06% 28.04% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2497 3322 2953
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 213 293
Median hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +85.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £58.75 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

CAPM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CAPM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CAPM in the South East

CAPM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAPM in the South East