The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 66 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17  
Contract jobs citing PMP 11 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.08% 0.65% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.53% 4.17% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £475 £450 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +29.96%  
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 West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 146 96 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 27.65% 15.48% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 56 81
Median daily rate £413 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +7.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% -41.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £15.82 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £17.50 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in West Sussex

PMP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Crawley +12 5 - - 1
Gatwick - 4 - -
PMP
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PMP.

1 18 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (77.78%) PMI Certification
3 12 (66.67%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (55.56%) PMO
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) MS Project
6 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 6 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (27.78%) Line Management
7 5 (27.78%) Critical Path Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
8 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (22.22%) APMP
8 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
8 4 (22.22%) Project Governance
8 4 (22.22%) Change Control
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) Escalation Management
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
10 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
10 2 (11.11%) Content Management
10 2 (11.11%) Aastra

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (11.11%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Project
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) PSTN
1 2 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 11 (61.11%) IT Manager
3 9 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Implementation Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) CCTV
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 5 (27.78%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Line Management
5 4 (22.22%) Change Control
5 4 (22.22%) Escalation Management
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Project Governance
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Biometrics
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.56%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) PMI Certification
2 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) APMP
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
2 10 (55.56%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Aastra
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) OpenText
3 2 (11.11%) WorldPay
4 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Tumbleweed