Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Project+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 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.

CompTIA Project+ Certification
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 824 - 816
Rank change year-on-year - +816 -
Contract jobs citing Project+ Certification 1 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% - 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.006% - 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £675 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -

Project+ Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,969 7,938 16,961
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.73% 24.52% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,323 5,342 10,827
10th Percentile £313 £293 £263
25th Percentile £413 £385 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £600 £573 £563
90th Percentile £688 £638 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £455 £443
% change year-on-year +4.45% +2.75% +6.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 702 330 783
10th Percentile £12.30 £15.04 £14.09
25th Percentile £16.16 £20.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.61 £39.50
Median % change year-on-year -5.09% -19.97% +67.02%
75th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £50.00
90th Percentile £66.00 £64.50 £58.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.73 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.84% -31.25% +66.67%

Project+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Project+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Project+ Certification in the UK

Project+ Certification
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project+ Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 1 £675 -
Work from Home - 1 £675 -

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Project+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Project+ Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) GxP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Project+ Certification
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Release Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GxP