The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CAPM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 April 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)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 631 637
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6  
Contract jobs citing CAPM 4 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.025% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.042% 0.12% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Median daily rate £270 £260 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -5.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £180 £225
% change year-on-year - -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9486 11865 10962
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.12% 21.24% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5905 7440 6203
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £259 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 397 537
Median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.78% +26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.10 £48.14 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

CAPM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CAPM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CAPM in the UK

CAPM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAPM in the UK

CAPM
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAPM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
England +32 4 £270 +3.84% 1
London +23 4 £270 -10.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CAPM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CAPM.

1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) PMP
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) PMI
5 2 (33.33%) PMO
5 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Confluence
6 1 (16.67%) APMP
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
6 1 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 1 (16.67%) Transition Management
6 1 (16.67%) EMIR
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

CAPM
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Documentum
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CA PPM
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) APMP
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) EMIR
2 1 (16.67%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Actimize
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) CA
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