The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 125 146
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21  
Contract jobs citing PMP 10 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.31% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.24% 0.94% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
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 South West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 806 957 904
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.35% 32.86% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 561 551
Median daily rate £400 £388 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -5.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 69 28
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.94 £20.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
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 South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 South West

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in the South West

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in the South West

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMP in the South West

PMP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Bristol +9 5 £438 - 3
Wiltshire -3 3 £300 -33.33% 3
Somerset +4 2 £500 - 1
PMP
England

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 South West region with a requirement for PMP.

1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 9 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) APMP
6 4 (22.22%) QA
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) PMI
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) MS Project
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 2 (11.11%) ISEB
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (11.11%) CA
8 2 (11.11%) Firewall
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 2 (11.11%) HNC
8 2 (11.11%) HND
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) Banking
8 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Network Security

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Avionics
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Project Controller
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Junior
3 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Project Officer
3 1 (5.56%) Project Support Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (33.33%) APMP
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) HNC
4 2 (11.11%) HND
4 2 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) APMG
5 1 (5.56%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) CA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
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