The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 125 135 121
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14  
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.093% 0.25% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 1.53% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Median daily rate £469 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -29.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £250 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £403 £483
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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 321 457 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.86% 16.10% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 291 274
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.54 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Yorkshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +5 2 £469 +48.80% 2
PMP
England

PMP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) PMO

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Supply Chain Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Progress